Month: August 2022

THE EFFECTS OF NEOCOLONIALISM

WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS OF NEOCOLONIALISM Here are some of the effects of neocolonialism; Saying that Africa is currently in an economic crisis is probably a great understatement. Basic infrastructure in most African countries is dilapidated, economic growth is minimal, access to the basics like food, health and education is sparse and expensive, arid areas …

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WHAT IS NEOCOLONIALISM AND WHERE DOES IT HAPPEN

WHAT IS NEOCOLONIALISM? Facebook Twitter Instagram Neocolonialism is the continuance or reinstatement of imperialist domination by a state (often a former colonial power) over a different state that claims to be independent (usually, a former colony). Neocolonialism replaces the traditional colonial methods of direct military control or indirect political control with economic imperialism, globalization, cultural …

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BENEFITS OF LEARNING A NEW AFRICAN LANGUAGE

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF LEARNING AFRICAN LANGUAGES With more than 2,000 distinct languages, Africa has a third of the world’s languages with less than a seventh of the world’s population. By comparison, Europe, which has about an eighth of the world’s population, has only about 300 languages. Africa’s linguistic diversity can even be found …

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WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO PRESERVE THE AFRICAN CULTURE

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO PRESERVE THE AFRICAN CULTURE Culture and its history are morals, beliefs, and aims. They form a people’s national identity. It is essential to preserve our cultural heritage to maintain our identity as a nation. The value of cultural heritage isn’t in cultural manifestation itself. But in the wealth of experience …

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WHAT ARE THE PRACTICES OF AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION?

ASPECTS OF TRADITIONAL AFRICAN RELIGION The traditional beliefs and rituals of Africans are quite varied and incorporate many different ethnic religions. These traditions, which are typically oral rather than written and handed down through folklore, songs, and festivals, include adoration of the dead, belief in ghosts, worship of multiple higher and lower gods, the practice …

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WHAT IS THE AFRICAN CULTURE?

WHAT IS THE AFRICAN CULTURE? Depending on which country you visit, Africa’s culture is diverse, making it immensely fascinating. There are numerous different populations on the continent that have been influenced by outside forces. There are distinct tribes, dialects, and cultures in every nation. More than thirty established tribes can be found in even small …

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WHAT WAS THE AFRICAN CULTURE LIKE BEFORE EXPLOITATION

THE AFRICAN CULTURE BEFORE THE AGE OF EXPLOITATION Facebook Twitter Pinterest Instagram Like everyone who moves from somewhere else into a foreign environment, the Europeans had opinions about how we lived when they arrived in Africa. Although we had cotton weavers, their loinskins, grass, and thatch homes were a pathetic image of primitiveness to them …

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