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Who is Who of Africans and African Origins

Welcome to the Who is Who of famous africans and Africans origins, brought to you by Africans.com. This is will be a searchable database of mostly famous Africans, like Menelik II, Mandela, Dej. Balcha, Nkruman  and highly qualified Africans and African American in the world. 

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White Mayor and black wife

Another milestone is passing in America's racial journey: The next mayor of New York City is a white man with a black wife.

Even in a nation with a biracial president, where interracial marriage is more accepted and common than ever, Bill de Blasio's marriage to Chirlane McCray is remarkable: He is apparently the first white politician in U.S. history elected to a major office with a black spouse by his side.

This simple fact is striking a deep chord in many people as de Blasio prepares to take office on Jan. 1, with McCray playing a major role in his administration.

"It reflects the American values of embracing different races, ethnicities, religions. I think it's just a great symbol," said William Cohen, the former Maine senator and Secretary of Defense, who is married to a black woman.

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A Vision for Africa

A Vision for Africa

The Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was the upshot of a lifelong pan-African struggle against colonialism, racism and for the promotion of unity and solidarity among the African States. It became the collective voice of the continent and its representative in the international scene.

As the very first continental organization ever created in Africa, the OAU provided a means of bringing Africans together and having their interests addressed and defended. Through the OAU, Africa, for the first time, began to speak as one.

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