Queen Nzinga of Ndongo and Matamba

In the 17th century, present-day Angola was ruled by the adept and fearless leader, Queen Ana Nzinga of Ndongo and Matamba, of the Amubundu people. She came to power by inheriting Ndongo at a time when the kingdom was under attack from both the Portuguese, as well as neighbouring African aggressors. Both enemies were looking… Continue reading Queen Nzinga of Ndongo and Matamba