EFFECTS OF THE WAR OF THE GUNS

EFFECTS OF THE WAR OF THE GUNS
  • The British were defeated by the Basuto.
  • Basuto nationalism increased.
  • The British were humiliated in the eyes of the Africans




  • The Basuto were to keep their guns but had to register and pay tax for them
  • There was great loss of lives on both sides.
  • Great destruction of property.
  • Famine hit the Basuto During and after the war.
  • The war led to starvation among the Basuto.
  • Trade was disrupted
  • The Basuto were divided as some supported the British.
  • The war encouraged others Africans to fight the British for example the Zulu in 1906.
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