Egyptian writing systems for reading in ancient times.
2700 B.C.E. - 2200 B.C.E.
Age of the pyramids and known for creating great pyramids.
2551 b.c.e - 2528 b.c.e
Kingdom of Kush
2000 B.C.E. - 1500 B.C.E.
The kingdom of Kush was named this way after it was conquered
2000 BCE - 1800 BCE
Called the period of Reunification and was followed by years of chaos.
1971 BCE - 1926 BCE
1600 BCE - 1100 BCE
Called the Egypt's Golden Age and was known for egypts height of power.
1473 B.C.E - 1458 B.C.E
1290 B.C.E. - 1224 B.C.E.
He built a temple on the side of a cliff and the cliff was the base of the Nile river.
First Historical Records of Kush
Armies of Kush swept into egypt and conquered the place and this was the first historical record of kush.
Kush Conquers Egypt
In 850 BC Kush had regained control of its strength and had restored to the power it once had and egypt was growing weaker a series of weak pharaohs left the kingdom open for attack and then Kush attacked and took control of egypt.
Ghana was in control of routes of africa and was very safe for everyone who passed there would be safe.
1000 - 1200
The first thing that brought them down was invasion the second was Almoravid because he brought some animals and they ate all the plants third was rebellion not only were they fighting other people but also they fought against themselves.
1230 - 1431
Rulers conquered mali and a small boy was ruled over a cruel king then he made a rebellion when he was older and then he became king again and gained control of Mali once again.
Mansa Musa rule
1280 CE - 1337 CE
Mansa Musa was another great king who gave a lot of his gold to other people who played a both political and religous role on society.
Mnasa Musa pilgrimage to Mecca
1312 - 1337
On this pilgrimage he through gold all over the kingdom and spreaded cheer wherever he went.
1340 - 1591
Songhai was a place an empire took over and then they rebelled and gained there freedom once again.
Fall of Mali
There was a very weak king who couldn't do anything like his father and he was the one that was at falt for the kingdom falling because as a king he was weak.
Fall of Songhai
Morocco was thrying to invade Songhai because they needed territory to expand and they tryed to capture Songhai and then they acomlished there goal and took over the empire.