Reasons why Company rule was initially used by European powers in administering colonies in Africa

Reasons why Company rule was initially used by European powers in administering colonies in Africa

Reasons why Company rule was initially used by European powers in administering colonies in Africa.




  • The colonial powers lacked adequate manpower.
  • Insufficient funds to meet the cost of administration.
  • The companies were already working in their respective areas, making them suitable to utilize.
  • They helped set up administrative posts in African territories.

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