Kanem Bornu

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Kingdom rankKanem Bornu
Kanem Bornu.png
Primary culture
Kanuri (Sahelian)

Capital province
Borno (1157)

Despotic MonarchyGovernment monarchy.png

State religion

Technology group
West AfricanWest African technology group
Kanem Bornuan ideas
Traditions.png Traditions:
+1 Leader without upkeep
+25% Income from vassals

Production efficiency.png Land of Ngazargamu

+10% Production efficiency

National unrest.png Sayfawa Dynasty

−1 National unrest

Goods produced modifier.png Aluma's Reforms

+10% Goods produced modifier

Missionary strength.png House of Kanem

+2% Missionary strength
+1 Tolerance of the true faith

Shock damage received.png Fixed Military Camps

−10% Shock damage received

Stability cost modifier.png The Council of Clan Heads

−10% Stability cost modifier

Provincial trade power modifier.png Duties on Sahara Trade

+15% Provincial trade power modifier

Idea bonus.png Ambition:

+1 Yearly legitimacy

Kanem Bornu is a medium-sized despotic monarchy in West Africa. Kanem Bornu starts with cores on its neighbor, Yao. They are Sunni of the Maliki school Maliki school.

Kanem Bornu's neighbors start off with roughly the same base tax, forcelimit, and manpower, but with skillful playing can be beaten. The second "wave" of neighbors, however, are weak and small. This allows Kanem Bornu to expand rapidly once they break out of their start.


Main article: Kanem Bornuan events


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