Bijago tribe adult initiated warrior in his traditional outfit. The Bijagos rose up in rebellion against the Portuguese in 1900,1913-1915,1917,1918,1924 and 1936. The Bijago are known from early chroniclers' accounts for their daring raids on ships along the African coast using huge canoes known as Bijago pirate canoes. They raided on European ships and made away with their cargos and other items on board. "Guinea Bissau."