Nujoma Calls For Single African Currency And Passport

23 May 2013 06:38

WINDHOEK, 19 MAY (NAMPA) ? The Founding Father of the Namibian Nation, Dr Sam Nujoma says there is a need for a single African currency as well as passport in order to advance the ideals of Pan-Africanism and African Renaissance.
Pan-Africanism is an ideology and movement which encourages the solidarity of Africans worldwide. It is based on the belief that unity is vital for economic, social and political progress, and aims to unify and uplift people of African descent.
African Renaissance, on the other hand, is the concept that African people and nations shall overcome the current challenges confronting the continent and achieve cultural, scientific, and economic renewal.
Nujoma was speaking during the launch of Namibia