Kanem-Bornu Empire – Historial Empire of Africa-There is absolutely an undisclosed history of the African Nations and how it started. Africans are one of the best continent around there. Typically proudly providing one of the best souls across the world. Have you heard about the Banem-Bornu Empire? this is basically the reign of empire of the 9th and 19th century era. The Banem-Bornu Empire was developed and founded around 9th century, making the capital a Njimi, Nothern-eastern of the lake chad. It’s was one of the African reign trading empire ruled by the sef (safi) dynasty that’s controls the territory within lake chad from 19th century. This territory are known as Southern Libya, Southwest chad, Northern cameroon, Northern Nigeria etc.
Traditions says that’s says that’s Northern part was was documented into book and this was proudly known as the Kanem, that’s comes from the Lake Chad in which is now the southwest chad within 9th century AD. The Kanem was said to benefit from trading with Northern Africs and the Nile vally and so much more it.
Meanwhile According documentation its was said that the Saifawas, kanem ruling dynasty, which expands their terrtory by which is known as conquest and marriages around their families of the same locations.
The empire has failed to hold its relationship with time as conflicts subdued between the 12th and 14th century. Meanwhile during this moment the saifawas had no option than to move across lake chad into bornu for the forces that’s will hold. That’s palce is known as the Northern Nigeria.
Meanwhile after getting to Bornu, The Northeastern Nigeria, he indigene of the kanem and Bornu both intermarried with the kanuri people. However the middle of kanem and bornu is said to form the Kanem-Bornu empire that is known as Bornu now.
During this moment around the 19th century, its known now that’s its time to reclaim and get there land back. The kanuri went back to Chad and conquered the empire lost by the saifawas. meanwhile reign is assured. The Bornu now begun to expand into Islamic cultures that moves Mali into fare-away west. However their kingdom was said to has expanded in trade and aims in from Sahara and locally made textiles.
Also in the late 16th century the Bornu monarch Idris Alooma went ahead expand the kingdom, the measured is said to be unknown, meanwhile te Bornu has been known for political influence over the Hausa communities to the western part.
Meanwhile on the late 18th century there was many drought and farming issues as it slowly weaken the land. However in the early 19th century the Bornu went on to enjoy the recovery from the Al-kanemi and clever warrior leader who revokes the Fulani revolution that almost drained the half of Nigeria at that period.
This continues as Al-kanemi went to rules and his generations has kept the monarch on its reign within the state of Borno state. Documentation says that Kanem-bornu empire seized to exist around 1846 as this nation was swept by Wadai sultanatee to the east. That’s was the story of the Kanem and Bornu Empire.