February 2017

Portuguese who owned Prazos

By |2022-09-15T12:36:47+02:00February 3rd, 2017|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

Slaves working on a Prazo.

ZIMSEC O Level History Notes:The Portuguese in the Zambezi Valley: Portuguese who owned Prazos

  • These are some the early Portuguese settlers who owned Prazos in the Mutapa Kingdom:
  • De Jesus Xavier
  • Jose De Araujo Lobo
  • Vicente Jose Ribeiro
  • Jose Do Rosario Andrade
  • Sebastiao Moraes Almeida
  • Joao Lobo
  • […]


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Effects of the Prazo system

By |2022-09-15T12:36:47+02:00February 3rd, 2017|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

The Portuguese introduced maize as a crop. Image credit voazimbabwe.com

ZIMSEC O Level History Notes:The Portuguese in the Zambezi Valley: Effects of the Prazo system

  • These were some of the effects of the Prazo system:
  • It led to Portuguese controlling more land
  • The Chikundas soldiers used by Portuguese to guard their land […]

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Places Explored by Antonio Fernandez

By |2022-09-15T12:36:47+02:00February 3rd, 2017|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

A potrait of Álvaro Fernandes. Image credit princeton.edu

ZIMSEC O Level History Notes:The Portuguese in the Zambezi Valley: Places Axplored by Antonio Fernandez

  • His other name(real name) was Álvaro Fernandes
  • He was also known by the pompous title:  Pedro Fernandes de Queirós
  • This is a list of places visited by Antonia Fernandez when […]

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October 2015

Reasons for the fall of the Mutapa State

By |2022-09-15T12:41:25+02:00October 1st, 2015|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

A stamp showing a Portoguese impression of the Mutapa Gatsi Rusere. Notice the decidely European features. Image credit stampdata.com

A stamp showing a Portuguese impression of the Mutapa Gatsi Rusere. Notice the decidedly European features. Image credit stampdata.com ZIMSEC O Level History Notes: The Mutapa State: Reasons for the fall of the […]

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Benefits and damage of the Portuguese activities to the Mutapa State

By |2022-09-15T12:41:26+02:00October 1st, 2015|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

An early Portuguese map showing the Mutapa state

An early Portuguese map showing the Mutapa state ZIMSEC O Level History Notes: The Portuguese in the Zambezi Valley: The benefits and damage of Portuguese activities to the Mutapa State

Benefits

  • They introduced new farming methods.
  • Introduced new crops e.g. maize and cassava.
  • Introduced new mining […]

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Methods used by the Portuguese to control the Mutapa State

By |2022-09-15T12:41:26+02:00October 1st, 2015|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

A painting depicting a typical Portuguese army in the 16th century. Image credit paradoxplaza.com

A painting depicting a typical Portuguese army in the 16th century. Image credit paradoxplaza.com ZIMSEC O Level History Notes: The Portuguese in Zambezi Valley: Methods used by the Portuguese to control the Mutapa State
  • The Portuguese used […]

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September 2015

Portuguese Posts (feiras) in and Ports in the Mutapa state

By |2022-09-15T12:41:28+02:00September 29th, 2015|Notes, O Level History Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

A map showing early Portoguese settlements in Zimbabwe

A map showing early Portuguese settlements in Zimbabwe. Image by MediaWiki ZIMSEC O Level History Notes: The Portuguese in Zambezi Valley: Portuguese Posts (feiras) in and Ports in the Mutapa state

Trading Posts/Feiras in the Mutapa State

  • The following were the Trading Posts or […]

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April 2015

The Shangaane under Soshangane

By |2022-09-15T12:45:16+02:00April 6th, 2015|O Level History Notes|

Save Valley: Image by Homeopathy Community

Save Valley: Image by Homeopathy Community The Gaza State

Origins of the Gaza State

  • Soshangane and Zwangendaba were Zwide’s generals who fought alongside Zwide in the 1819 war against Tshaka.
  • Soshangane emerged as the most powerful leader amongst the Nguni groups […]

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