AL'JIHAD : MESSENGERS (Angels & Devil) IN THE SKY (Captured Picture) AL'JIHAD Seventh Edition - Coker College copy - Page 567

Portugal "They are Prince Henry, Antonio Gonsalves, Cape- Bojador, Africa, and the Pope." Gift for Henry and Pope in 1441. The modern traffic in African slaves began in the mid-fifteenth century, with Portugal taking the lead. In 1441 Prince henry the Navigator sent one of his mariners, the youthful Antonio Gonsalves, to the West Coast to obtain a cargo of skins and oils. Landing near Cape Bojador he helped himself to a few other things, including people whom they enslaveed. Treasures were pepper, elephant tusks, ivory, and slaves. It was commercializ- ed. In turn, the Pope conferred upon Henry the title to lands to be discovered to the East of Cape Blanco, 300 miles above Senegal River, down to Angola, then over to Mozambique, and Madagascar, and next up to Sudan; a 3,000 mile stretch. It was in 1526 slaves entered USA by Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon. Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon, exploring the Atlantic coast regions in 1526. He was one of the earliest "conquistadors" to bring Negroes into the present boundaries of the United States of America. “AL’JIHAD”– by, Imam Mahdi . © ® ™ : Of 842 Pages Is 567