THE CENTRE OF AFRICAN UNITY IN DIASPORA:
By: Agim Godwin Apple
This day, the 24th of January 2014 will remain in the minds of the African Scandinavian dwellers as they witness the migration of the African Talking Drums into Europe.
The cultural presentation which draws the activities of the Professional Photographic/Lithographers Association in Finland, and chaired by Olalekan Smart Oladepo, was not just any presentation but one by the Finland group of the Nigerian late prophet, Prophet Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, the Afrobeat legend.
On this special event of the celebration of the life of Nelson Mandela, organized by the Scadaa Ry in Finland, an Appeal by the African Youths in diaspora was through a message to our African leaders back home to come out of selfishness in leadership and promote equality, feminism, good education, better health care facilities, urban/rural roads, good drinking water, agriculture & better security services.
On a chart with the South African Ambassador to Finland, the chairman of the Scandinavian Development Aid to Africa. //Skandinavian KehitysApu Afrikalle promised to provide man-power in any given capacity to any African nation that wishes to embark on a developmental projects ranging from flood control, constructions, soft-ware engineers and training of teachers/medical hands.
The ceremony ended with a uniform chants of ''Africa Together We Can''.