Chiefdoms

Some articles on chiefdoms:

Chiefdoms Of Sierra Leone
... The Chiefdoms of Sierra Leone are the third-level units of administration in Sierra Leone ... The districts of Sierra Leone are divided into 149 chiefdoms ...
History Of Haiti - Pre-Spanish History
... They were organized into cacicazgos (chiefdoms), each led by a cacique (chief) ... island's territory consisted of five chiefdoms Marién, Maguá, Maguana, Jaragua, and Higüey ... Two of these chiefdoms, Marien and Jaragua, were on the territory of present day Haiti ...
History Of Maui - Early Settlement - Chiefdoms
... Until the 15th century Maui comprised three chiefdoms Wailuku, Lele (Lahaina), and Hana ... Eventually all of West Maui was consolidated at Wailuku, with Hana remaining an independent chieftaincy ...
Temne People - Social Organization - Political Organization
... The Temne were traditionally organized into fifty-odd chiefdoms, each lead a chief (called bai in the Temne language), whom the British would later call a paramount chief ... Some of the larger chiefdoms were sectioned, but usually each large village or group of smaller villages had its own untitled subchief ... In the western and northern Temne chiefdoms, the chiefs and subchiefs are installed and buried with Muslim ceremonies and bear titles such as alkali ...