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About our Logo

The logo for African Nova Scotian Affairs (ANSA) incorporates serveral concepts that relate to its mission.

African Nova Scotian Affairs ANSA


Flower: The Mayflower is the official flower of the Province of Nova Scotia.

Birds: Surrounding the Star are birds which represent freedom and fertility and is said to carry the souls of our ancestors.

Star: The Black Star of Africa represents people of African ancestry and symbolizes hope and honour — the points or spokes represent moving forward as a people.