1763 Monument Tour
The 1763 Monument should be your next city tour stop. Cuffy, also spelled Coffy, Kofi or Koffi (died in 1763), was an Akan man who was captured in his native West Africa and stolen for slavery to work in the plantations of the Dutch colony of Berbice in present-day Guyana. He became famous because in 1763 he led a revolt of more than 2,500 slaves against the colony regime. Today, he is a national hero in Guyana.
Article from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuffy_(Guyanese_rebel)