african african  /ˈæf rə kən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Africa
  2. (adj) of or relating to the nations of Africa or their peoples

News

  1. African-American history, traditions on display at REAP music conference

    African-American music traditions take center stage at the REAP National Conference on the Spirituals.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  2. African First Ladies And Other Women In Senior Positions Honored For Achievements Toward The Millennium Development ...

    NEW YORK, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  "Voices of African Mothers" (VAM), in partnership with  the "Reed for Hope Foundation" (RFHF), is honoring African First Ladies from around ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. African Eagle Resources plc : Audited Financial Results for year end 2012

    African Eagle Resources plc (the "Company") (AIM: AFE; AltX: AEA) today announces its results and the publication of its 2012 Annual Report and Financial Statements for the year ended 31 December ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. At the start of the primary campaign Biden called him the "first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean".
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: The Guardian

  2. With Obama's election to the presidency, Rush said, "Let me just remind you that there presently is no African-American in the US Senate."
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Bobby Rush Source: ABC News

  3. Mr Reid said in a statement: "I deeply regret using such a poor choice of words. I sincerely apologise for offending any and all Americans, especially African-Americans for my improper comments."
    on Jan 10, 2010 By: Harry Reid Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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