Why most African countries gained independence in 1960?

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The sixties is" years" of Africa. Independent African States at that time was a little: Egypt, Liberia,Ethiopia and the Union of South Africa(Union). The metropolis has become ineffective to contain colony management costs, repayment of internal conflicts created some economic difficulties. In addition, the colonies had their own national elite, educated in European schools that require sovereignty. Progressive European public also began to oppose the colonial system and the newly formed UN supported the process of decolonization in Africa.
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