Tag: Emancipation

From Northbrook to Victoria- holding steadfast to her African heritage amid transformation

From Northbrook to Victoria- holding steadfast to her African heritage amid transformation

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 1, 2020

-Mother of all villages celebrates emancipation DPI, Guyana, Saturday, August 1, 2020 Their dance moves are bold and their skills ... Read More

Moses’ Cassava Bread Factory keeping tradition alive

Moses’ Cassava Bread Factory keeping tradition alive

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 1, 2020

—local entrepreneur upholding African culture through family business DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 31, 2020 Today signals 182 years since the ... Read More

Educating ourselves through the African culture and heritage

Educating ourselves through the African culture and heritage

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- July 31, 2020

—Promoting comfort and confidence within our African culture DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 31, 2020 A webinar focusing on African Cultural ... Read More

Using local talent to celebrate Emancipation

Using local talent to celebrate Emancipation

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- July 30, 2020

-Head wraps: from a mark of enslavement to a symbol of empowerment and fashion DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 30, 2020 ... Read More

‘Rhoda Doxa’ set for 1 August launch

‘Rhoda Doxa’ set for 1 August launch

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- July 29, 2020

—Providing the authentic African experience DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Thrilled to share authentic African experiences through food and ... Read More

 Making the drums talk

 Making the drums talk

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- July 29, 2020

—Congo Nya Cultural Foundation keeping the skill of drumming alive  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Drums are symbolic of ... Read More

EMANCIPATION – A SWEET WORD

EMANCIPATION – A SWEET WORD

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 31, 2019

The preamble to our 1980 Constitution affirmed that slavery, indentureship and the concomitant resistance to the colonial plantocracy, formed the ... Read More

Bagotville Tamarind tree, a daily reminder of Emancipation

Bagotville Tamarind tree, a daily reminder of Emancipation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 2, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 02, 2018 Between La Rouse Adventure, Canal Number One Polder and Plantation Nismes is Bagotville, a ... Read More

‘Look forward and grasp opportunities ahead’ – PM Nagamootoo urges Afro-Guyanese

‘Look forward and grasp opportunities ahead’ – PM Nagamootoo urges Afro-Guyanese

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 2, 2018

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKoEcBufVZc] - Emancipation celebrations held at National Park DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 2, 2018 Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo has ... Read More

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