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pan-Africanism

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Definition of pan-Africanism in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The principle or advocacy of the political union of all the indigenous inhabitants of Africa.
Example sentences
  • Consideration of these issues leads you on to the perspective of pan-Africanism.
  • When I was growing up, we had big Utopias: pan-Africanism, African liberation.
  • One also should consider the streetside pan-Africanism of politically charged music, reflecting a widespread sense of a shared destiny, especially among the continent's youth.

Derivatives

pan-Africanist

1
noun
Example sentences
  • He was regarded as an icon by pan-Africanists.
  • The great pan-Africanist, who was highly decorated in Ghana, founded the International African Service Bureau.
  • The first of the founding fathers of Africa, who took the reins of Ghana in 1957, was an avowed pan-Africanist.

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