Afro-Ecuadorians are citizens of Ecuador. Afro-Ecuadorians are an ethnic group in Ecuador who are descendants of formerly enslaved Africans brought by the Spanish during their conquest of Ecuador from the Incas. They make up from 7% to 10% of Ecuador's population. More on afrosaya.com
Panama left Colombia in 1903. 1960, Colombia suffered armed conflict and political violence which scaled until the 1990s. Since 2005, there has been significant improvement in security, stability, and rule of law.