Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland

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Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland

a federation (1953--63) of Northern Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia, and Nyasaland
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(5) The university in Rhodesia was founded in 1954 as the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland; in 1963 it became the University College of Rhodesia; in 1972 it became the University of Rhodesia; and at independence in 1980 it became the University of Zimbabwe.
The party attracted traditional leaders and trade unionists, all of whom opposed the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. In March 1953, Nkumbula burned the British White Paper on Federation, called the nation to boycott the regulations of the federation, and called for two days of national prayers, to take place in April, during which all Africans would strike.
(36.) Publications Bureau of Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Annual Report, 1949, p.3.
In 1964, Great Britain granted independence to Malawi and Zambia, former members of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, based upon constitutions providing for black majority rule.
During the ill-conceived Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland from 1953-1963, the various corps of the former Southern Rhodesian Army took the prefix Rhodesia & Nyasaland (e.g.
Leaving aside the questionable notion of a deep rift between state and capital in Smith's Rhodesia, the fact is that the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, which included the modern states of Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi, had been officially dissolved in 1963, the year before Smith became prime minister.
Hannah, The Beginnings of Nyasaland and North-eastern Rhodesia, 1859-1859 (Clarendon, Oxford, 1959), and The Story of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (London, 1960).
1963 - Central African Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland is dissolved.
The Tonga had no part in the creation of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland or the decision to build a dam.
Under the failed Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland in the 1950s, Zambia was Northern Rhodesia while Zimbabwe was Southern Rhodesia.
He became national coach to Rhodesia and Nyasaland shortly after coaching the Welsh team at the 1958 Commonwealth Games and then became a member of the IAAF Development Commission.
He could count as good friends both Sir Roy Welensky, the Prime Minister of the short lived Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, and Kenneth Kaunda whose political party UNIP he joined and made regular contributions to.