Eastern Africa

Darood

The Darod (Somali: Daarood, Arabic: is a Somali clan. The father of this clan is named Abdirahman bin Isma’il al-Jabarti, but is more commonly known as Darod. In...

Gosha

Location: The Gosha live in the Jubba Valley of Somalia with perhaps as many as 20,000 living in Mandera District of Kenya. History: In the 19th century Somalis imported...

Shilluk

The Shilluk (Shill: Chollo) are a major Luo Nilotic people of Southern Sudan, living on both banks of the river Nile, in the vicinity of the city of Malakal. Before the...

Acholi

Acholi (also Acoli) is a Luo Nilotic ethnic group from Northern Uganda (an area commonly referred to as Acholiland), including the districts of Agago, Amuru, Gulu,...

Lulua people

The Lulua people (var. Luluwa) are a Bantu-speaking ethnic group of theLulua River valley in south central Kasai-Occidental province, Democratic Republic of the...

Baamba

Also known as the Banya Rwenzururu (The people of Rwenzururu) The Bakonjo are found in the District of Kasese. They are the most numerous of the Rwenzori peoples, being...