Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city:- BBC NEWS

Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city

Archaeologists
Signs of lucrative trade in the region

A forgotten city thought to date back as far as the 10th century AD has been uncovered by a team of archaeologists in eastern Ethiopia.

(BBC News) — Artefacts from Egypt, India and China have been found in the city in the Harlaa region.

The archaeologists also uncovered a 12th Century mosque which is similar to those found in Tanzania and Somaliland.

Archaeologists says this proves historic connections between different Islamic communities in Africa.