The British Central Africa Protectorate (BCA) was a protectorate proclaimed in 1889 and ratified in 1891 that occupied the same area as present-day Malawi: it was renamed Nyasaland in 1907. British interest in the area arose from visits by David Livingstone from 1858 onward during his exploration of the Zambezi area. This encouraged missionary activity starting in the 1860s, followed by a small number of settlers. The Portuguese government attempted to claim much of this area, but their claims were disputed by the British government. To forestall a Portuguese expedition claiming effective occupation, a protectorate was proclaimed, first over the south of this area, then over the whole of it in 1889. After negotiations with the Portuguese and German governments on its boundaries, the protec

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  • The British Central Africa Protectorate (BCA) was a protectorate proclaimed in 1889 and ratified in 1891 that occupied the same area as present-day Malawi: it was renamed Nyasaland in 1907. British interest in the area arose from visits by David Livingstone from 1858 onward during his exploration of the Zambezi area. This encouraged missionary activity starting in the 1860s, followed by a small number of settlers. The Portuguese government attempted to claim much of this area, but their claims were disputed by the British government. To forestall a Portuguese expedition claiming effective occupation, a protectorate was proclaimed, first over the south of this area, then over the whole of it in 1889. After negotiations with the Portuguese and German governments on its boundaries, the protectorate was formally ratified by the British government in May, 1891. (en)
  • El Protectorado Británico de África Central (BCA) existió en la zona de la actual Malaui entre 1891 y 1907. (es)
  • Il Protettorato britannico dell'Africa centrale venne stabilito nel 1893 dall'Impero britannico nell'area occupata dall'attuale Repubblica del Malawi (it)
  • イギリス中央アフリカ保護領(British Central Africa Protectorate:BCA)は、1891年から1907年まで現在のマラウイに存在したイギリスの保護領である。 (ja)
  • Brytyjska Afryka Centralna – brytyjska kolonia istniejąca w latach 1893-1907, położona w południowej Afryce, nad jeziorem Niasa, na terenie obecnego Malawi. br:Timbroù Kreizafrika saoz (pl)
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  • 1907-07-06 (xsd:date)
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  • 1907-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 1893-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Africa
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  • --07-06
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  • British Empire
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  • Changed to Nyasaland Protectorate
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  • Flag_of_Nyasaland_.svg.svg
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  • Flag of British Central Africa Protectorate
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  • Constitutional monarchy
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  • Coat of arms of British Central Africa.svg
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  • Flag of British Central Africa Protectorate.svg
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  • God Save the Queen
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  • Nyasaland Districts Protectorate
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  • Nyasaland
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  • 109342 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1904 (xsd:integer)
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  • Protectorate
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  • 1893 (xsd:integer)
  • 1901 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1893 (xsd:integer)
  • 1907 (xsd:integer)
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  • El Protectorado Británico de África Central (BCA) existió en la zona de la actual Malaui entre 1891 y 1907. (es)
  • Il Protettorato britannico dell'Africa centrale venne stabilito nel 1893 dall'Impero britannico nell'area occupata dall'attuale Repubblica del Malawi (it)
  • イギリス中央アフリカ保護領(British Central Africa Protectorate:BCA)は、1891年から1907年まで現在のマラウイに存在したイギリスの保護領である。 (ja)
  • Brytyjska Afryka Centralna – brytyjska kolonia istniejąca w latach 1893-1907, położona w południowej Afryce, nad jeziorem Niasa, na terenie obecnego Malawi. br:Timbroù Kreizafrika saoz (pl)
  • The British Central Africa Protectorate (BCA) was a protectorate proclaimed in 1889 and ratified in 1891 that occupied the same area as present-day Malawi: it was renamed Nyasaland in 1907. British interest in the area arose from visits by David Livingstone from 1858 onward during his exploration of the Zambezi area. This encouraged missionary activity starting in the 1860s, followed by a small number of settlers. The Portuguese government attempted to claim much of this area, but their claims were disputed by the British government. To forestall a Portuguese expedition claiming effective occupation, a protectorate was proclaimed, first over the south of this area, then over the whole of it in 1889. After negotiations with the Portuguese and German governments on its boundaries, the protec (en)
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  • British Central Africa Protectorate (en)
  • Protectorado Británico de África Central (es)
  • Protettorato britannico dell'Africa centrale (it)
  • イギリス中央アフリカ保護領 (ja)
  • Brytyjska Afryka Centralna (pl)
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  • British Central Africa Protectorate (en)
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