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The earliest known human settlement into the region existed 20,000–30,000 years ago, as evidenced by stone tools and food remains found by excavations along the Darvel Bay area at Madai-Baturong caves near the Tingkayu River.are said to originate from South China and Northern Vietnam, and are more closely related to a number of indigenous groups in the Philippines and Formosa (Taiwan) than to the indigenous peoples of neighbouring Sarawak and Kalimantan, The presence of Chinese junk in northern Borneo on Kinabatangan as been photographed by Martin and Osa Johnson in 1935, both the sultanates of Brunei and Sulu have been traditionally engaging trade with the dynasties of China and the arrival of Chinese junks was continued until the British colonial times.The state was subsequently acquired by the British-based North Borneo Chartered Company in the 19th century.During World War II, Sabah was occupied by the Japanese for three years. On 31 August 1963, Sabah was granted self-government by the British.The state had a trading relationship with China from the 14th century AD.

The first Europeans to visit Brunei were the Portuguese, who described the capital of Brunei at the time as surrounded by a stone wall.Sabah exhibits notable diversity in ethnicity, culture and language.The head of state is the Governor, also known as the Yang di-Pertua Negeri, while the head of government is the Chief Minister.Sabah shares maritime borders with Vietnam in the west and the Philippines to the north and east.Kota Kinabalu is the capital city, the economic centre of the state and the seat of the Sabah state government.