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Volume 8, Number 3 (2002)
The Enduring Legacy of Herb Addo
Anselm Francis
Herbert Christian Addo or Kwaisi Atta, as he called himself sometimes, was born in Ghana on September 10, 1940 and died on November 17, 1996. After leaving Ghana, or to be more specific, Aseseeso Village, in the mid-1960s he went to Britain to register as a student at Reading University where he read politics philosophy and economics. After graduating at Reading, he travelled to Canada enrolled at MacMaster University where he read for his Masters. He then went to Carleton University in Ottawa and there obtained his Ph.D.