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Encyclopaedia Africana G February 26, 2021 GEORGE WEAH

Weah was selected as the African Player of the Year in 1989, 1994, and 1995. In 1995, he also received European Player of the Year and World Player of the Year honors. This was the only time all three awards have been won by an African competitor.

Encyclopaedia Africana G February 24, 2021 GIL SCOTT-HERON

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, Brother

Encyclopaedia Africana G December 12, 2020 GERMANY’S COLONIAL HISTORY

Imperial Germany and its genocidal greed.

Encyclopaedia Africana G November 19, 2020 GENERATION IDENTITY

GI has created militaristic training camps across Europe that feature combat training as well as anti-Islamic and anti-immigrant speakers.

Encyclopaedia Africana G October 17, 2020 THE GOLDEN STOOL: ASANTE, GHANA

The Ashanti maintained the Golden Stool as their most prized possession. Before they went to war, their war chiefs consulted it. As time progressed and as the Ashanti scored more victories over their rivals, turning their kingdom into an empire, the Golden Stool became even more revered.

Encyclopaedia Africana G October 6, 2020 THE 1811 GERMAN COAST UPRISING

The enslaved wreaked havoc on the region, set plantations on fire as they marched towards New Orleans, and recruited additional enslaved, while white residents fled to the city of New Orleans or the backwoods nearer their plantations.

Encyclopaedia Africana G September 25, 2020 GEORGE FLOYD

Chauvin has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, while three other officers involved in the incident were sacked.

Encyclopaedia Africana G September 17, 2020 GREGORY ISAACS

He excelled at songs of social protest and work that expressed unwavering pride in his African heritage.

Encyclopaedia Africana G September 17, 2020 GARNETT SILK

“He lives on and we all in the music industry need to do more to make the younger generation know about the amazing works of Garnet Silk, his music…”

Encyclopaedia Africana G September 8, 2020 GEORGE BENSON

In 1976, George Benson appeared as a guitarist and backup vocalist on Stevie Wonder’s song “Another Star” from Wonder’s album Songs in the Key of Life.

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