The Unknown Relationship between Kwame Nkrumah and Malcolm X

Ahjamu Umi February 21, 2021 marked the 56th commemoration of the assassination of El Hajj Malik El Shabazz aka Malcolm X in Harlem, New York. The 24th marked the 50th commemoration of the CIA (Criminals In Action) sponsored coup that overthrew Kwame Nkrumah’s democratically elected government in Ghana. The close historical proximity of the downfall…

The CIA, Kwame Nkrumah, and the Destruction of Ghana

The Pan-African Alliance Kwame Nkrumah (21 September 1909 – 27 April 1972) was the first President of the first free nation in Africa – Ghana, and a founding father of the Pan-Africanist movement. He is one of the 50 most important Pan-Africans in history, and one of the ideological founders of the Pan-African Alliance. His…

Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the All African People’s Conference

A conference in Accra, Ghana, revisited the 1958 All African People’s Conference, under the banner of “The Unfinished Business of Liberation and Transformation”. The legendary convenor of that first conference, Dr Kwame Nkrumah, famously said, “The objective is African Union. We must unite now or perish.” Yaw Adjei-Gyamfi considers how far we have journeyed towards…

Pan-Africanism Conference Charts Course Towards a Socialist Continent

The hundreds of delegates who met in Ghana held discussions on five major themes that are of prime importance in the struggle against capitalism and imperialism Delegates from 60 countries took part in the conference that was held in the city of Winneba in Ghana. Photo: Nina Fideles/Brasil de Fato Prasanth R. The third Pan-Africanism…