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By Tukufu Zuberi

African Independence highlights the $64000 function Africa has performed in fresh historical past and the numerous function it is going to proceed to play sooner or later of the US and the globe. In a global the place a lot of the facility and wealth is still centred within the arms of a really few humans, this e-book appears at how the background of African independence has touched all people—from refugees to heads of kingdom.

Author Tukufu Zuberi weaves unique interview excerpts and tales from many Africans he has met with previous newsreels, present information and reviews, and study right into a better narrative that takes readers via key occasions in African background and exhibits their value at the present time. The ebook offers context for figuring out connections among occasions in Africa and the realm, akin to Nigeria’s Boko Haram acts of conflict opposed to the voters of Nigeria and neighboring states, China’s upward push because the major superpower with the most important monetary connections to the African continent, and the so-called battle opposed to terrorism.

Zuberi is usually the director of the documentary African Independence, which has gained awards together with most sensible Director and top Documentary on the San Diego Black movie pageant, top Director on the People’s movie pageant, most sensible African movie on the San Diego Black movie competition, and extra. either by myself and jointly, the booklet and picture provide a deeper knowing of Africa’s critical position in international affairs.

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