Ajabu is a Swahili word for Amazing.Swahili is the fastest spreading language on the African continent. The language is not owned by any one particular community, rather it developed at the East African coast drawing words form various African, Asian, Arabic and European communities who met at the East African coast during the early trade exchanges.
Due to the common colonial history of the many African countries, some cherished values of community have gradually been diminished under the invasive forces of Western intrusion. The collaborations of Maji-Maji and Mau-Mau may have played their part, but the struggle for self-determination continues.
While acknowledging the unique needs of Africans as previously colonized states, AjabuAfrica.com aspires to forge solidarity, cultural understanding, and promotion of a positive image of people from the great nations of Africa.
Cooperation unlocks unlimited possibilities.
Through our cutting edge, user-friendly technology, Africans living in the Diaspora can now interact with counterparts in the motherland, and beyond. Here is your chance to direct capital, technology, and other crucial factors of production back home.
We challenge the generally perceived notion of the Western world that Africa is a 'war zone', 'a lost continent', 'a dark continent' and all other similary offensive stereotypes. If you live in the western world, you may have occasionally been a target of ignorant, yet embarrassing questions, like “Do you have cities in Africa?” “Do people have houses?”, "Do people have cars in Africa?"“Has the war
For those who are well informed, wars, diseases and ignorance happen at every corner of the globe, and are not an "African only" phenomena.
It is therefore amazing how Africans in the Diaspora are responding towards making a positive difference in their motherlands as well as gaining progresss in the western world. This can only be atrributed to the more amazing powers of God that many Africans believe in and do their best to live upto.
Here at Ajabu Africa, we deliberately harness the human and economic resources that promise a much better future for Africans. We believe that Africa has the necessary resources and will power to propel herself into greater heights of prosperity, if provided with a fair deal in the world scheme of things!
Umoja, or togetherness, is just the first step towards achieving these ideals.
Ajabuafrica.com, being a Christian faith based news organization, is at the forefront of projecting the success and goodness of Africa , which calls up everyone in Africa to rise up and shine in unity by supporting our people, our businesses and our institutions!
We also recognize that not everyone in the western world has a negative view of Africa .In our quest to educate those who may not have had a chance to learn about Africa directly from the Africans themselves ( for a fair and balanced point of view ), AjabuAfrica.com welcomes progressive partnerships, grants, loans or donations from any individual, organization or goverment who may want to help us achieve our goals faster and more efficiently.
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