With a compelling background, an emperor with his name etched on the sands of time, the great Mansa Musa I of Mali, a black African, is the wealthiest man ever lived in the entire human history. In records of the past, the Mali King controlled unprecedented massive fortune worth over $400 billion – there was no way to establish the exact measure of his stupendous wealth.
From origin, the meaning of the name Asante is "because of war", it derives from the Twi words ɔsa meaning "war" and nti which means "because of. "The name comes from the Asante's origin as a kingdom created to fight the Denkyira kingdom.
King Sobhuza ll of Swaziland ruled for a record 82 years and 254 days, the longest and certifiable reign of any King recorded in the history of the modern world. Sobhuza ll who reigned from 22 July 1899 to 21 August 1982 got crowned as the Paramount Chief and became King Swaziland.
Queen Amina was a female warrior and the first woman to become Sarauniya (queen) in a male-dominated Hausa society in the city of Zazzau now Zaria in the present-day Kaduna State, the north-west region of Nigeria.
Oyo Ile, the Yoruba tribe spread across parts of the West African State, naturally had a well-structured republic setting. With almost zero hegemony in its administrative system, the Oyo empire was a Yoruba empire of what is today Benin and North Central Nigeria.