The Warrior Queen Who Beheaded Her Lovers After a One Night Stand

The first female ruler in a patriarchal African land in the 16th century

A photo from a Nigerian movie based on the life of Queen Amina (Photo Source: naijalifemagazine.com)

There have been several arguments about the existence of the first female leader of Zazzua (Present-day Zaria) — a predominantly patriarchal society during the 16th century. Though there have been several proofs of her existence, like…

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Belinda Mallasasime

Belinda Mallasasime

Psychologist/ Top Writer, Lover of GOD and People. I write mostly on History, Travel, Leadership, and Culture. My religion is Love.