african culture


Africa Musical Independence

Last week a group of musicians broke into the studio of a popular radio in Burkina Faso and beat up the main DJ for not playing enough local music.

They wanted the radio to play mostly music made by local musicians.

Such an event won’t happen in Togo.

During the last 15 years, the Togo artists had been so creative and productive that you barely read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Homeless Africans: How we have lost our Kids

Two weeks ago, I met a guy. He is very lovely.

I was reading a book on the “Virtue of Selfishness” written by the most famous Soviet Union un-covert spy and cultural engineer, Ayn Rand.

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Please Love Me, I Don't Love Myself

Are you surprised?

We have rejected our culture
We have rejected our hair
We have rejected our names
We have rejected our languages
We have rejected our religions
We have rejected our clothing
We have rejected our Africanity

And, we want to integrate the world only with our African body.

Should we be surprised that People reject our African body too?

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

A Perfect Cultural Misunderstanding

A story said:

A young western Africa immigrant in France was struggling to find a job. Regardless of the help he got from friends and compassionate strangers, he just couldn’t make ends meet.

It has been months he never stopped going to places looking for any kind of job he could get. But unsuccessfully.

He was running out of options when he met an indigenous read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

100 African Proverbs I Always Keep With Myself

nyan_lgAbundance of nature has led Africans to spent more time in contemplation than fighting for survival. They became too passive for their own good!

Although knowledge is not always transmitted in written form in Africa, there is a widespread culture of opening the doors of perception for young people and fools with timely release of wisdom nuggets, also called proverbs.

Herodotus (Greek historian c. 484–425 BC) called Africans these  “wisemen occupying the Upper Nile, men of long life, read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.