Imperialism: The Bane of Africa’s Underdevelopment

Imperialism: The Bane of Africa’s Underdevelopment

Preface

          This study is about imperialism as the cause of Africans underdevelopment. The main purpose of this research is to critically highlight and analyze how imperialism underdeveloped Africa and to find out the level or stage of development of Africa before the colonial era. More so. It has been noted that underdevelopment is not a condition natural to Africa but is an off-shoot of the greedy nature of  western capitalist countries who have monopolized and dominated world environment resources. This brought about  the emphasis in chapter one, on the aims and objectives of imperialism on the continent of Africa and how it has affected  underdevelopment in Africa. This impression was created since Africa has been experiencing a lot of set backs in their development, this study therefore, intends to identify the causes of underdevelopment and its effects. [Read more…]