Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland.

ZIMSEC O Level History Notes: The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1953-1963


  • In this topic will look at the ¬†Federation of Southern Rhodesia, Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland
  • Including steps and movements taken to form the Federation
  • Explain the reasons for the Federation
  • Assess the successes and failures of the Federation
  • Discuss the reasons for the fall of the Federation and the consequences
  • The Federation was formed in 1953 in September
  • It was the brainchild of Cecil John Rhodes

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