Introduction:The African Training and Research Centre in Administration for Development or Centre Africain de Formation et de Recherche en Administration de Developpement (CAFRAD) was established in 1964 and entrusted with the mission to support the efforts of African governments to Africanize
their civil service and upgrade their skills in order to adapt the administration inherited from the colonial period to the new African context and realities.
Baptiste would not (to quote Du Bois) "Africanize
America," nor would he "bleach his Negro soul in a flood of white Americanism" (5).
"From now on we have to africanize
Christianity" (Cardinal Joseph Malula)
Macamo calls for African intellectuals to 'Africanize
' sociology (p.
The biography suggests that Du Bois' "pluralism, his double consciousness, his insistence that blacks wished neither to Africanize
America nor bleach their Negro blood, but simply 'to make it possible for a man to be both Negro and an American'" (3) was the thrust that propelled Du Bois during the first four decades of the twentieth century.
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(Gut Records CD) Turntable pleasures currently enjoyed by Captain of the Potato Skins.
He would not Africanize
America, for America has too much to teach the world and Africa.
Even the word mfecane was invented by whites to Africanize
the violence discursively and so to justify white conquest (also known as "civilization").