Kwame Nkrumah and the Dawn of the Cold War

  • Mjiba Frehiwot University of Ghana


Kwame Nkrumah and the Dawn of the Cold War (The West African National Secretariat, 1945-48) by Marika Sherwood. London: Pluto Press, 2019. 208pp.

Author Biography

Mjiba Frehiwot, University of Ghana

Mjiba Frehiwot ( is a Research Fellow in the History and
Politics section at the Institute of African Studies at the University of Ghana.
Her primary research focuses on Pan-Africanism, African political thought social
movements in Global Africa and the African Diaspora. She is currently working on
a project titled, “Outside or Inside: The Contributions of the African Diaspora to
Ghanaian Cultural Life” where she focuses on the exchange of cultural features
based on the foundation of African identity. She is a co-primary investigator on the
Afro-Asian Futures Past project. Her specific research focuses on, “Gender and
Decoloniality in Modern African Thought and Societies


Journal Identifiers

print ISSN: 2343-6530