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History of Guinea-Bissau

History of Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau, located on the west coast of Africa, has a rich and diverse history that dates back to the pre-colonial period. The early inhabitants of Guinea-Bissau were the indigenous ethnic groups such as the Balanta, Fula, Mandinka, and Papel. These groups had...

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Population Density of Guinea-Bissau

Population Density of Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau is a small West African country located on the Atlantic coast. It is bordered by Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south and east. The country has a rich history, having been part of the Mali Empire and later the Portuguese Empire. It gained...

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Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau  (Républica da Guiné-Bissau (Republic of Guinea-Bissau)) Capital: Bissau Population (Estimated July 2012): 1,628,603 Area: 36,125 km2 or 13,948 mi2 Currency: CFA Franc (CFAF) Official Language: Portuguese Political Information: Semi Presidential Republic...

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History of Guinea

History of Guinea

Guinea, located in West Africa, has a rich and diverse history that dates back to ancient times. The region that is now Guinea was once home to several ancient African empires, including the Ghana Empire, the Mali Empire, and the Songhai Empire. These empires were...

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