Thursday, 18 October 2007

Intellectual Bankruptcy of the African Elite

By Dr. Chika Onyeani

"The African scholar is intellectually dishonest. It is quite amazing that even in the field of history, our African elite has failed us in not producing well-researched publications on the history of the African continent. African scholars are the same the world over. You cannot point to any research they have come up with which has elicited comment which could be regarded as controversial. No African scholar in America is called upon as an expert on matters affecting Africa. All this is due to the shallowness of our "education," a non-commitment to the study of knowledge for the benefits of the p
eople." click and read more

Chika Onyeani is the author of the No.1 bestselling book, "Capitalist Nigger: The Roa
d to Success - A Spider Web Doctrine," as well as Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the award-winning African Sun Times. Onyeani is a Fellow of the New York Times Institute for Journalists. His blockbuster novel, "The Broederbond Conspiracy," has been published to great acclaim and now on all stores where books are sold.

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