mankind will come to call her mother,
yet, she is an ancestor to few.
now, for a mother of few to become a mother of many
the motion for adoption is moved.
The poet laureate is easily one of our biggest events as a community. Just as the Nobel Prize is bestowed on an individual who has done exceptionally well in a particular field, with the poet laureate, we seek to honour and crown an outstanding creative every year.
We make sure that our themes border on heavy African narratives. For last year, we had “sankofa yenkyi”, a Ghanaian word from the Akan tribe that means “it is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten.”
MARITAL RITES IN AFRICA || Soyoye Testimony Faith The origin of marriage in Africa is as old as the folklores told at the village squares to young offsprings.” —— Soyoye Testimony. In Africa, marriage is regarded as a pivotal part of our culture, and just like every other component part of this culture, there are …