THE WEST AFRICAN NETWORK
(map from University of Minnesota collection)
This is a place for
Alphas and Omegas of Los Angeles & Atlanta
Fulas and Yorubas of Freetown & Lagos
Filhos de Gandi and Paes de Santos of Salvador & Rio
A place for residents and descendants
of West Africa be they natives of Accra, Ghana or Washington,
Kingston, Jamaica or Salvador, Brazil
Choco, Colombia or Paris, France.
Finding Roots in Nigeria
For example, African-Americans can explain to Afro-Brazilians or Nigerians, why this poet--Paul Lawrence Dunbar--was so popular amongst our people in the United States.
The Key that Unlocks African Ancestry
We learn how important it is for an African Americans to learn what specific parts of Africa his ancestors come from. It is now possible to answer such questions through the latest method for tracing ancestry, DNA Fingerprinting.
LINKS TO NEWS FROM WEST AFRICA
OAA--Organization of Africans in the Americas
LET US WEST AFRICANS OF EVERY LAND AND OF STRIPE,
SUGGESTIONS AND HELP WELCOMED