TRADITIONAL AFRICAN UNDERSTANDING OF WEALTH AND POVERTY
In African traditional societies wealth was measured in terms of the amount of land, livestock, grains, wives, children possessed by an individual or the community.
Acquiring wealth in T.A.S (Traditional African Society)
Wealth was acquired in various ways:-
Acceptable ways of acquiring wealth in T.A.S
Poverty was viewed as punishment or curse for wrongdoing. Other causes of poverty according to African Traditional Society were: -
List seven ways in which wealth is acquired in traditional African communities. (7 marks)
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