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Afrika, We need Ideas, Creativity & Innovation to Develop Communities!

5 August 2013 - 9:07pm -- charles

 

Endimi elima emparangwa etaha. (Haya)
Kila mtu ana kipawa chake. (Swahili)
Individuals have different talents. African Proverb (English)

Africans have the ability and the skills to create the future they desire. In order to create, it is necessary to come into contact with one’s true identity. This knowledge of self allows for people to pursue their passion and purpose in life. Clarity of purpose infused with passion inspires and fuels great ideas allowing creativity to reach its full potential and people can positively impact their own lives and those of the people around them. Whilst ideas may seem small and simple in the beginning they, in the long-run, can change and greatly impact our communities, nations, and the world over.

AFRICA: Let’s Contemplate & Preserve the Value of our Heritage!

2 August 2013 - 1:25am -- charles

                                        

  "You must treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents. It is loaned to you by your children."  African Proverb      

  "Rigita thi wega; ndwaheiruio ni aciari; ni ngombo uhetwo ni ciana ciaku.”  (Kikuyu, Kenya)   

"Itunze arthi vyema; hukupewa na wazazi; bali umekopeshwa na wazao wako." (Swahili)

Why Africa and the World needs to Re-Discover the Philosophy of Ubuntu!

30 July 2013 - 10:56am -- charles

“We believe that in the long run the special contribution to the world by Africa will be in the field of human relationship. The great powers of the world may have done wonders in giving the world an industrial and military look, but the great gift is still to come from Africa – giving the world a more human face”. 

Steve Biko, political activist and author, 1970