States and settlements existed in Nigeria long before the illegal slavery and invasion of the West into the West Africa.
Edo Empire was one of the oldest and one of the highly established states in West Africa since eleventh century, and it had organised social institutions. This later expanded to form the Oduduwa kingdom.
The Songhai Empire was the largest independent state in the history of Africa then, and it existed in 15th and 16th century.
This empire spanned across the northern and […]