Kofi Tyus, the AFRO’s long-time cartoonist, receives his first place award in the NNPA’s Annual Merit Awards for Best Editorial Cartoon, at the AFRO’s Baltimore office with his friends and family July 12.

Pictured from left to right: Charles Dugger, retired school teacher, Paul Williams, retired teacher, Fodowo Tyus, retired engineer, Kofi Tyus and Baba Lumumba, retired malcontent. (Photo by Kamau High)