By Bonny Ibhawoh,
“Routes to Freedom: Reflections on the Bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade”
Presentation at the Conference on the Bicentenary of the of the Slave Trade organised by the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa, Canada. The conference explored the reality and impact of the transatlantic slave trade, anti-slavery movements and their link to contemporary relationships between the peoples of Africa and the world.
This presentation is titled:
“Managing the Social Residues of Slavery: Slave Stigmatization and Agitation for Social Inclusion in Niger Delta 1915-1945