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Al-Nahas, Mustafa (1879–1965), prime minister of Egypt

Michael T. Thornhill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1706 words.

Al-Nahas, Mustafa (1879–1965), prime minister of Egypt, was born on 15 June 1879 in Samanud, in the Gharbiyya province of Egypt's Nile delta, where his father was a timber merchant. He...

Appiah, Joseph Emmanuel [Joe] (1918–1990), politician in Ghana

Richard Rathbone.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1066 words.

Appiah, Joseph Emmanuel [Joe] (1918–1990), politician in Ghana, was born in Kumasi, Gold Coast, on 16 November 1918, the son of James W. K. Appiah, schoolmaster, and his wife, Adoma. He...

Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli (1919–1992), lawyer and politician in Nyasaland and Malawi

Andrew C. Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 985 words.

Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli (1919–1992), lawyer and politician in Nyasaland and Malawi, was born near Nkhata Bay, Nyasaland, the son of Yesaya Mafananiso Chirwa (1881–1955) and Maggie...

Duncan, Sir Patrick (1870–1943), politician in South Africa and governor-general of the Union of South Africa

Deborah Lavin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 2895 words.

Duncan, Sir Patrick (1870–1943), politician in South Africa and governor-general of the Union of South Africa, was born on his father's remote farm at Fortrie, in King Edward parish,...

Katilungu, Lawrence Chola (1914–1961), trade unionist and politician in Northern Rhodesia

Hugh Macmillan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1326 words.

Katilungu, Lawrence Chola (1914–1961), trade unionist and politician in Northern Rhodesia, was born in the northern province of Northern Rhodesia in January 1914. A member of the royal clan...

Porter, William (1805–1880)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 4 words.

See Porter, John Scott

Zwane, Ambrose Phesheya (1924–1998), politician in Swaziland

Hugh Macmillan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1263 words.

Zwane, Ambrose Phesheya (1924–1998), politician in Swaziland, was born near Bremersdorp, Swaziland, on 30 April 1924, the son of Amos Mdolomba Zwane, a traditional physician who had...