Book Release: Indigenous Knowledge and Education in Africa.

This open access book presents a strong philosophical, theoretical and practical argument for the mainstreaming of indigenous knowledge in curricula development, and in teaching and learning across the African continent. Since the dawn of political independence in Africa, there has been an ongoing search for the kind of education that will create a class of … Continue reading Book Release: Indigenous Knowledge and Education in Africa.

Africa’s Indigenous Vegetables, Nutrition and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women

Indigenous Vegetable Production and the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Africa: Reality, Prospects, and Challenges in Rwanda Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu, Nathan Kanuma Taremwa, Olivier Mugwaneza, Nambajimana Djamali Abstract In many parts of sub-Saharan Africa, indigenous vegetables have added important nutritional value to the diets of locals for hundreds of years. Women, who are traditionally in … Continue reading Africa’s Indigenous Vegetables, Nutrition and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women

Indigenous Beverage Production and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Rwanda

New academic article publication in the journal, Indigenous Knowledge: Other Ways of Knowing. Indigenous Beverage Production and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Rwanda Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu, Vedaste Ndungutse, Salomon Nshimyimana Abstract Across sub-Saharan Africa, indigenous non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages are produced from locally available materials such as cereals, fresh milk, fruits, and vegetables. Women are … Continue reading Indigenous Beverage Production and Economic Empowerment of Rural Women in Rwanda

Links to Selected Essays

  Do find below some links to dated essays of mine which are not on this blog. Happy reading! Mar. 2017. Chika Ezeanya. Balancing the Scales. ChinAfrica Magazine https://www.pressreader.com/china/chinafrica/20170301/281745564210693 Feb. 2017.  Chika Ezeanya. ‘Recognizing Africa.’ ChinAfrica Magazinehttp://www.chinafrica.cn/Africa/201702/t20170220_800087752.html Nov. 2016. Chika Ezeanya. ‘Ade Olufeko and the Resurrection of Cheikh Anta Diop.’ Pan African Voices for Freedom and Justice – Pambazuka … Continue reading Links to Selected Essays