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...know what to do. The Africans pretty much ended up looking like a deer in head lights when the Europeans left. The Europeans had been in control for so long they were lost. The Africans were taught to be submissive to the Europeans.
To conclude, once independent Sub-Saharan Africa was left with the consequences of imperialism. In the end the bad totally outweighed the good. Africa had been through so much just to become independent it takes to adapt. They are still coming into their own as a country. They had to educate themselves, build an economy, and build leaders to lead their country. Hopefully in the end Africa will be able to become a full democracy without the impacts of imperialism weighing them down. The impact of European imperialism on the political and economic development of sub-Saharan Africa since 1960 has effected Africa all the way up until today.
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