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Colonizers and Independence

What country colonized what and when independence was gained. That sounds convoluted, but really isn't.
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England
What country colonized Kenya?
1963
When did Kenya gain its independenc?
1980
When did Zimbabwe gain its independence?
1975
When did Angola gain its independence?
Portugal
What country colonized Mozambique?
Portugal
What country colonized Angola?
England
What country colonized Zimbabwe?
Rhodesia
What was the colonial name of Zimbabwe?
England
What country colonized South Africa?
Belgium
What country colonized DRC (Kinshasa)?
Boma
What was the name of the colonial capital of DRC (Kinshasa)?
France
What country colonized Congo (Brazzaville)?
1960
When did the DRC (Kinshasa) become independent?
1960
When did the Congo (Brazzaville) become independent?
Congo Free State
What was the name of the DRC (Kinshasa) under Leopold's rule?
Belgian Congo
What was the name of the DRC (Kinshasa) under Belgian rule?
1908
When was the DRC (Kinshasa) transferred from Leopold to Belgium?
1885
When was the DRC (Kinshasa) first colonized?
1865
When did King Leopold II take the throne?
1890
When was Kenya first colonized by the British?
1880
When was the Congo (Brazzaville) first colonized?