Slide 12

This cloth is in commemoration of the 32nd meeting of the heads of state of African nations of the Organization of African Unity (OAU). This conference focuses on unification of goals among the individual nations to assure a successful future for Africa as a united continent. Various aspects of Cameroon culture are depicted. Repeated are representations of carved drums, the dance costumes of grass wrap and anklets of largeseed pods. The double gong is a symbol of authority.