“The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for…Oh, never mind.” – Alice Walker (African-American novelist, best known for The Colour Purple and social activist)
“Africans must change their mind and actions. The keys to building your continent depends on your will-power, persistent effort and action towards self liberation.” – Lailah Gifty Akita (Ghanaian and founder of Smart Youth Volunteers Foundation)
“Kenya is aligned to neither East nor West; we are, firmly and irreversibly, aligned to progress.” – Uhuru Kenyatta (President of Kenya)
“Whoever controls the images of a people also controls the self esteem, self respect and self development of those people.” – Dr. Leonard Jeffries” (Pan-Africanist Historian)
We have a winner for our first monthly competition series! – Ayomide Adefemi is a Pharmacology student at Afe Babalola University in Nigeria’s Ekiti state.
“A celebration of democracy or a deprecable apotheosis of an hemorrhaging plutocracy, cascading into a mobocracy with all the ossifying proclivities of a kakistocracy? With our “democracy” enveloped in a paraplegic crinkum-crankum, we must all rise up to bring to focal hiceps and biceps, Nigeria’s “Pluto-mobo-kakistocracy” – Patrick Obahiagbon (Former Chief of Staff to the Edo State governor – (Just Youtube Him)
“Any time you beg another man to set you free, you will never be free. Freedom is something that you have to do for yourselves.” – Malcolm X (Civil Rights Activist)