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Fossi Jacob and the French Genocide in Cameroon: Testimony

Below is the testimony of one of Fossi Jacob ‘s daughters. If you ever get a chance, you should read “My Dad was Fossi Jacob: Itinerary of a martyr of the Cameroonian Independence… 109 kata lagi

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Bob Marley and Emperor Haile Selassie I: "WAR"

I recently heard about a speech of Emperor Haile Selassie I incorporated into a song by none other than the great Sir Bob Marley. I was astonished as, somehow in my ‘young’ mind, I had thought it a new occurrence with the likes of  828 kata lagi

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27 August 2018
Alexia Amethyst

Today is holiday because Filipinos are celebrating National Heroes Day. Since it is holiday, most people do not have work. 281 kata lagi

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French Colonial Treaties in Africa: 24 February 1852 in Piquini-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire

Today I will share with you another treaty signed in Piquini-Bassam (modern-day Côte d’Ivoire), this time between Charles Martin des Pallières, a French colonial officer, and the King of Piquini-Bassam. 589 kata lagi

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French Colonial Treaties in Africa: 7 February 1869 in Petit Bassam in Cote d'Ivoire

Since we were talking about Côte d’Ivoire, I thought about taking us down memory lane with this 1869 treaty between France and the King of Petit Bassam in modern-day  555 kata lagi

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Yaa Asantewaa, the Great Ashanti Queen fighting for Freedom

With the liberation of Simone Gbagbo last week, it is good to explore other strong women in African history. I would like to talk about the great queen Yaa Asantewaa who was a queen in the neighboring country of Ghana, when it was still called Gold Coast, and fought against the European colonizers. 347 kata lagi

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Free at Last: Simone Gbagbo Liberated

Yesterday, on 08/08/2018, the former first lady of Côte d’Ivoire, Simone Ehivet Gbagbo, was freed from imprisonment. It has taken 7 years for Simone Gbagbo to be free! 249 kata lagi

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