- The world is celebrating Africa Day on the 25th of May to commemorate the achievements of the continent
- People use social media to share their love for Africa and some of the messages are really beautiful
- The day is best celebrated with good food and good company
Africa Day is a day on which we commemorate all that is African. Everything from African food to African fashion and music are celebrated in glorious fashion.
Formerly known as African Freedom Day/African Liberation Day, Africa Day is the yearly celebration of the foundation of the OAU - Organisation of African Unity on the 25th of May 1963.
We take a look at what people had to say about Africa Day, but first, enjoy this video clip:
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