8 Matrilineal African tribes worth knowing about

Hovambo women from Namibia

1. Kung!, Kalahari Desert While the Kalahari Desert may seem an inhospitable place for some, the San have called its rugged, parched landscape home for centuries. Their semi-nomadic way of life has fostered a unique sense of resilience that agrarian societies simply cannot match. Part of the San, the ǃKung peoples’ gender roles are somewhat […]