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  • Cultural Assertion - A Necessity

     

    Cultural assertion is necessary for the psychological redress of the African people whose culture had been decried as primitive. It is also imperative that culture is seen as social process and not a state, It is ultimately an essential infrastructure crucial to the development of Africa. 

  • Kwame Nkrumah - The Genius of African Revolution

    Kwame Nkrumah became a universal icon of freedom as the leader of the first African country to cast off the shackles of colonial rule. The historical significance of Nkrumah lies in the fact that he established an African presence in the Global community. He was a rare leader who combined intellectual ability and practical organizational know-how to wrestle the Gold Coast away from the British rule and built what we now know as Ghana. 

  • "African Must Unite" by Kwame Nkrumah

    At the heart of black radicalism is the idea of the African revolution, a process that ultimately tears down colonial borders and creates a unified state that can provide for all people on the continent and in the diaspora. Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana, which had the first successful liberation struggle in what is known as sub-Saharan Africa, presents the best case and vision of the African revolution.