: a Canadian of African and especially of black African descent
He used his fame as an athlete to speak out against wage discrimination and the misrepresentation of African-Canadians on television.—Sharon Lem, Toronto Star, 25 Apr. 2009
Its aim is to encourage African-Canadian and Aboriginal students—traditionally under represented in the health sciences—to consider a career in healthcare.
—Megan Ogilvie, Toronto Star, 16 July 2010
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