European slave traders built schools and railroads in West Africa
European slave traders profited from it
It broke up families in West Africa
Enslaved Africans were sent to the Americans to meet the increased demand for labor there.
Arid and desert-like throughout
Dominated by a strip of land called the Sahel
Mostly mountainous with small patches of jungle
Cool and rainy with mild summers.
It put an end to racism all over the world
Africans were separated from their family
Europeans became lazy and stayed in Africa.
People in Asia did not become slaves.
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Nigeria is rich in resources, but many Nigerians are poor.
Nigeria has few resources, and its people are poor.
Nigeria is rich in resources, and most Nigerians have a high standard of living.
Nigeria has few resources but is able to provide food for its people.
The coastal countries
The Sahel countries
All the countries in West Africa