He who controls the land, controls the seeds. He who controls the seeds, controls the harvest and the food chain. And he who controls the food chain, controls the people. While we as Afrikans have majorly been asleep, wicked men and women in the form of global corporations have been stealing and corrupting our organic seeds and replacing them with genetically modified seeds and it's time we wake up and stop them, before nothing is left for our children and the next generation of Afrikans.
As 17 African countries mark 61 years since 'independence', we ask the question - Is Afrika truly independent, truly liberated and truly free?
Much fanfare surrounded the announcements and the continued commemoration of these days by nations across the continent - and our history books are full of accounts about how we got here... but what's the truth? What is Afrika dealing with and how do we face it?