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Makandal Daaga (born Geddes Granger; 13th August 1935 – 8 August 2016) was a Trinidad and Tobago political activist and former revolutionary. He was the son of Gaskynd Granger, and cousin of David A. Granger. He was the leader of the 1970 Black Power Revolution. During the unrest he was arrested and charged. The name Makandal Daaga can be traced back to his ancestral roots in Africa. He rallied against inequalities towards black citizens in Trinidad.
In February 1969, Granger founded the NJAC National Joint Action Committee, a now-quiescent political party.
In 2013 Daaga was awarded the Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (ORTT).
Daaga died on 8 August 2016.][