Main Curator – Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne ~ UCLA (PhD, 2012) Urban Planning: Regional and International Development

Download my Doctoral dissertation entitled “Owner-Drivers in the Tro-tro Industry: A Look At Jitney Service Provision in Accra, Ghana”

Put simply, what Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne calls –
“The THREE Es: Enlightenment, Empowerment and Enjoyment!” collectively compose the leading instructive approach of Afrispora Worldwide (

HIST 38 & 39: MAIN TEXT ~ HISTORY OF AFRICA, 3rd Edition by Kevin Shillington


I offer the Three Es to oppose the European colonial thetoric of the 19th century, The Three Cs: Christianity, Commerce and Civilization

Past Conferences and Presentations:

African Studies Association conference (2013) in Baltimore, MD

African Transportation


1619″ Conference (2014) at Virginia Weslyan University


Presentation title: “Entangled Identity: Blues, Jazz and Hip Hop” as part as of the “Black Music and the Construction of American Identity: Blues, Jazz, and Hip-Hop” section, October 12, 2014

Key Introductory Knowledge!

WATCH “A Century of Self”








The Triple ‘A’ Approach

A well-curated and informed APPROACH TO LIFE (MINDSTATE),  which can contribute to a ‘wonderful’life on one’s own terms!

“Each informs Each!” – Dr. Clayborne#DrClayborneSayings

PRODUCTS (On behalf of Afrispora Worldwide):

“Brief Overview of African History” – Slide presentation (2017)

“Entangled Identity: Blues, Jazz & Hip hop” a  presentation – Slide presentation + audio (2013)

“The Triple ‘A’ Approach: A Guide To AWonderful Life!” – A Presentation and beyond – Slide presentation + audio (2017)

Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne + + Instagram: Afrispora +

IN TRIBUTE ~ Dr. Mark Sawyer (So long my friend!), his passing moved me  lot.  Made me GO HARDER in Life in general, heck and I go pretty ‘hard’ on A LOT, yet not nearly enough!