Count Ossie

Count Ossie

Highly popular and successful Jamaican drummer who played on some seminal early reggae records. Born Oswald Williams in the year1926,  in the parish of St. Thomas, Jamaica, Count Ossie was a drummer, percussionist, and vocalist. The foundations of reggae and its...
Ras Boanerges’ aka Bongo Watto

Ras Boanerges’ aka Bongo Watto

Born, George Watson, in the parish of St. Mary Jamaica W.I. on July 1st, 1925. Ras Boanerges’ aka Bongo Watto, similarly to many of the early Ras Tafari leaders was a street preacher. In fact he adopted the name Boanerges ‘(The sons of Thunder), from the...
Nyah Binghi Revealed

Nyah Binghi Revealed

​  According to most including modern urban legend on the Ras Tafari Nation, which distorts real discourse and analysis, the word ‘Nyabinghi’ has a somewhat complicated history. It was originally associated with an uprising against White European colonialism in...
Queen Anna Nzingha

Queen Anna Nzingha

DARC celebrates our African historical personalities, discoveries, achievements and eras as proud people with rich culture, traditions and enlightenment spanning many centuries. A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE via:- QUEEN ANNA NZINGHA: THE FEARLESS AFRICAN AND ANGOLAN QUEEN...
Anthem & Creed

Anthem & Creed

The Universal Ethiopian Anthem Ethiopia the land of our Fathers, The Land where our Gods love to be, As the swift bees to hive sudden gather, Thy children all gather to thee. With our Red, Gold and Green floating o’er us, With our Emperor to shield us from wrong, With...