Visual Timeline: Kahina
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647 CE: Arab Invasion of North Africa moves toward the Maghreb region of Numidia.
683 CE: Aksel of Mauretania defeats Arab forces in battle.
686 CE - 688 CE: Probable dates for the death of Aksel of Mauretania in battle; Kahina comes to power shortly after.
690 CE - 705 CE: Reign of al-Kahina in Numidia, North Africa.
702 CE - 705 CE: Probable dates for the death of al-Kahina in battle against invading Arabs.
705 CE - 750 CE: North Africa conquered by Arab invaders; populace converted to Islam.