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My DNA Results

I finally took the test to determine my DNA. The process was quite easy. I ordered a DNA kit from …
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Cameroonian Traditional Wedding – Ngwo – Cameroon

Cameroonian traditional weddings are becoming more and more common in the Diaspora. The Bamenda fabric also called the Atoghu has …
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Ghana at 59 – An event at the Embassy of Ghana in Washington DC

March 6, 2016 marked the 59th anniversary of the independence of nation of Ghana from British rule. Each year the …
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The Nguon Festival – A Unesco Cultural Festival

Nguon Festival 2014 – Cameroon It was a crisp clear November afternoon as a group of African Americans who traced …
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The Lowcountry Rice Coast – Ties to Africa and African Americans

Join us on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 8:00pm as we explore and discuss the history of the Lowcountry and …
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Nguon Festival 2016 – 546th Edition

On February 13, 2016 in the courtyard of the palace of the Sultan of Bamoun, Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya, the 546th …
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Ghana Independence Day Celebration

Join the Ghanian Diaspora as they celebrate Ghana’s Independence from British rule. Here is an article from the BBC looking …
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WSTX-FM – U.S. Virgin Islands – Thank You

Thank you very much to WSTX FM radio in the U.S. Virgin Islands for allowing me to speak on the …
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African Indoor Market – Saturdays 10:00am – 3:00pm – The Friendship Center

Join us every Saturday from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the Friendship Center, 9055C Maier Road, Laurel, Maryland for a market …
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Join us TONIGHT, February 25, 2016 for and in depth conversation on the Barbados/Charleston Connection

Join us TONIGHT February 25, 2016, for in depth conversation on the connection between Barbados and Charleston, South Carolina. Dial …
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Hebrew Migration of Africa – Join us on a call tonight, Thursday, February 18, 2016 – 8:00pm (EST)


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The Tikar of Bankim, Cameroon

We had such an incredible welcome from the King of Bankim, Cameroon. Bankim is is the birthplace of the Tikar …
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Bana, Cameroon

Bana is one of the most beautiful villages in the Western province of Cameroon. It is a Bamileke village which …
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African Indoor Market – Laurel, Maryland – Every Saturday from February to March 26, 2016

This market is a great way for African in the Diaspora to showcase their goods during the winter months. There …
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African Landing Day Flyer 2016 b

This year’s African Landing Day event took place on a beautiful sunny day in in Fort Monroe. The event was full of the sights and sounds of Afric

The Ekpe Society of Southwest Cameroon were present to perform a traditional libation ceremony prior to the start of the event. The elders in the community came in force as they drummed and danced to the African beat. Representatives from Angola, Cameroon and Sierra Leone were present. The gospel choir sang Negro spirituals that symbolized the journey of the African from slavery to emancipation.

The Ethiopian community provided traditional music and dancing as we continued to remember the journey of the Africans to the shores of North America.

This event takes place every year on August 20th.

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