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Africa Speaks To The World Vol. 1
The Library of Things We Forgot to Remember, photographed for Common, curated by Khanya Mashabela, 6 May – 26 July 2023. Image courtesy of A4 Arts Foundation.
Title Africa Speaks To The World Vol. 1 Date 1963 Authors Dr Kwame Nkrumah Type Vinyl record

A recording of Kwame Nkrumah's speech at the founding conference of the Organisation of African Unity, held on May 1, 1963 in Addis Ababa. Intended as a collective form of resistance against colonialism and neo-colonialism, the OAU included 32 member states. The OAU was disbanded on 9 July 2002 by President Thabo Mbeki, its final chairman, and the AU took its place.