Mar 28th, 2014
By Nana Arhin Tsiwah The major policy of French colonial administration in West Africa until 1946 took on the wheels of “Assimilation”. The underlying policy was to enable France implant French culture and civilisation on the people with the intention of suffocating the culture and fundamental...
Dec 7th, 2011
by Richard Pithouse, South African Civil Society Information Service Some days ago we saw a sunset that turned the robe of heaven a bright violet. Today it is a very hard red that the eye encounters. – Frantz Fanon, Towards the African Revolution Frantz Fanon, the Caribbean philosopher and r...
In African Greetings
Oct 16th, 2010
How to say “I love you” in Africa is sorted per country. Since there are thousands of languages spoken in Africa, I’ve had to narrow down the choices quite a bit. Let me know if you think I’ve left out an important language and I’ll be happy to include it! How to say ...