The Marker and Its Interpretations

Final marker design available October 1, 2018.

Marker Interpretation

He who does not know can know from learning. Return to the past and get it (learning) while understanding what precious treasures are present before you. Use the bonds of peace and reconciliation that bind parties in disputes to peaceful harmonious resolutions.


MPATAPO

“Knot of pacification / reconciliation”

Symbol of reconciliation, peacemaking and pacification. Mpatapo represents the bond or knot that binds parties in a dispute to a peaceful, harmonious reconciliation. It is a symbol of peacemaking after strife.

 

SANKOFA

“Return and get it”

Symbol of importance of learning from the past.

 

 

NEA ONNIM NO SUA A, OHU

“He who does not know can know from learning”

Symbol of knowledge, life-long education, and continued quest for knowledge.

 

OBOHEMMA

“Precious Treasure Icon”

Symbol of a diamond.