FMSA (South Africa) Radio Interview on 121 Adwa Great African Victory with Prof. Mammo Muchie.
Wednesday marked the 121st anniversary of the Great African Adwa Victory. It was on that day that the Ethiopians defeated Italian invaders at Adowa (or Adwa) on March 1st 1896. According to history books, this was the biggest defeat suffered by the Europeans since Hannibal and it signaled the beginning of the end of European colonialism. What actually happened on that day and how did it change the status of the African continent moving forward?
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