Tribes in Africa Rainforest


There are many different tribes in Africa and its rainforests.


Although pygmy people are probably the most famous Africal tribal people, there are numerous other ones.


Pygmies live in Central African rainforest. Other indigenous traditional people of Central Africa are Aka, Bajwe, Baka, Njem, Nzime, Twa and Maka people.

Little Girl Dressed for Church, in Front of Hut, Uganda, East Africa, Africa
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The few Northern Africa tribes include Berber, Kounta and Riffian people.



And in Southern Africa, there are Bushmen, Capoids,  Khoikhoi, Khoisan, and San people.


Kalahri Bushmen Cooking on Fire Outside Their Grass Homestead, South Africa
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Eastern Africa has got the largest amount of different tribes and they include Akie, Alagwa, Arusha, Assa, Aweer, Barabaig, Bembe, Bena, Bondei, Bungu, Burunge, Chaga, Datooga, Dhaiso, Dinka, Doe, Fipa, Gorowa, Gweno, Ha, Hadza, Hangaza, Hehe, Ikizu, Ikoma, Iraqw, Isanzu, Jiji, Jita, Kaguru, Kahe, Kami, Kerewe, Kimbu, Kisankasa, Kisi, Konongo, Kutu, Kwavi, Kwaya, Kwere, Kwifa, Lambya, Luguru, Maasai, Machinga, Magoma, Makonde, Makwe, Malila, Mambwe, Matengo, Matumbi, Maviha, Mbugwe, Mbunga, Mpoto, Mwanga, Ndamba, Ndendeule, Ndengereko, Ndonde, Nena, Ngasa, Ngindo, Ngurimi, Nilamba, Nindi, Nyakyusa, Nyambo, Nyanyembe, Nyaturu, Nyiha, Pangwa, Pimbwe, Pogoro, Rangi, Rufiji, Rungi, Rungwa, Rwa, Safwa, Sagara, Segeju, Shambaa, Shubi, Sizaki, Sonjo, Sukuma and Sumbwa people.

Kalahari Bushmen Standing on Sand Hill, South Africa
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In western Africa, there are more rainforest tribes such as Baga, Bajwe, Baka, Bakole, Bakweri, Balengue, Bamboko, Benga, Bubi, Bujeba, Combe, Duala, Isubu, Limba, Maka, Mungo, Njem, Nzime, Ogoni, Tuareg, Wodaabe, Wovea and Yalunka people.



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