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How did the cheifs benefited from the colonial government?

Q] How did the cheifs benefited from the colonial government?



1]the chiefs appointed by the colonial government often accumulated wealth over time

2] they had a regular income with which they could buy animals, goods and lands

3] they lent money to poor neighbours who needed cash to pay taxes

4]many of them began living in towns and become involved in trade

5]their wives and children Stayed Back in the villages to look after the animals

6] these cheifs managed to survive the devastations of War And drought.



7] they had both pastoral and non pastoral income and could buy animals when there stock was depleted