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The Kilwa Sultanate page has some discrepant dates for the early history of Kilwa that should be resolved. And once that has been straightened out, the History section of this article probably needs a better introduction as well. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 188.8.131.52 (talk) 15:03, 18 July 2013 (UTC)
It remained in Portuguese hands until 1512, when an Arab mercenary captured Kilwa and expelled the Portuguese
This is untrue, it was captured by Arabs after the Portuguese abandoned the Fortress due to high maintenance costs