Félix Houphouët-Boigny, first president of Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

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    Frederick Douglass, born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey in 1817 or 1818, and died on February 20, 1895 in Washington,  was…

    Martin Luther King

    Martin Luther King Jr., more commonly known as Martin Luther King, born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1929, and…

    Edward Wilmot Blyden

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    What is Pan-Africanism?

    Pan-Africanism, is a political movement, as well as a political ideology, which promotes the total independence of the African continent,…

    Frantz Fanon

    Frantz Fanon was born in 1925 in Fort-de-France, Martinique, to a customs inspector father and a merchant mother, both descendants…

    Malcolm X

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    Queen Nanny, national hero of Jamaica

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    Thomas Sankara, father of the revolution in Burkina Faso

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      Félix Houphouët-Boigny, first president of Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

      Félix Houphouët-Boigny (was born Dia Houphouët on October 18, 1905 in N’Gokro (in the city of Yamoussoukro) according to his…

      Frederick Douglass

      Frederick Douglass, born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey in 1817 or 1818, and died on February 20, 1895 in Washington,  was…

      Martin Luther King

      Martin Luther King Jr., more commonly known as Martin Luther King, born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1929, and…

      Edward Wilmot Blyden

      Edward Wilmot Blyden was born on August 3, 1832 in Saint-Thomas, a Caribbean island under the authority of Denmark. Third…

      Frantz Fanon

      Frantz Fanon was born in 1925 in Fort-de-France, Martinique, to a customs inspector father and a merchant mother, both descendants…
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