By: Anna Kummer
Dates and important events:
- 1900: They where still a dictatorship.
- 1950-1960: Dictators fell into a civil war.
- 1974: Portugal withdrew completely from Africa.
- 1989: They had a huge economic decline.
- 1990's: Brought renewed hope with the return of African countries.
- 2005: 30 African countries left one-party systems.