‘The Conflict Resolution Strategies of President Olusegun Obasanjo’

Saturday 23rd June 2018, 6:00 PM – 11:30 PM @ The Chelsea Bridge Hotel, 354 Queenstown Road, London SW11 8AE In partnership with the Nigerian High Commission and the African Leadership Forum, the Eminent Nigerian Series (an initiative of the Nigerian Diaspora Direct Investment Summit) will be launching the 3rd volume of the “Eminent Nigerian Series (ENS)” and a…

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“A WEST AFRICAN SUMMER FEAST” by Tokunbo’s Kitchen

Saturday 12th May 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Green Rooms Hotel, 13-27 Station Road, London N22 6UW We all know London in the sun is pretty special and what better inspiration for us to continue with our mission of bringing you a taste of Nigeria and Lagos sunshine than to host you at…

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** UPDATE ** Staunch Feminist & Best Selling Author Ms. Chimamanda Adichie invited to give a Keynote Address at the 7th ANNUAL IGBO CONFERENCE 2018

The 7th Annual International Igbo Conference ‘Memory, Culture and Community’ conference seeks to promote the creation, management and use of records and archives, highlighting the need to preserve the archival heritage of people of Igbo descent around the world, through the sharing of experiences, research and ideas.

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Social Commentary No. 11 “Re-Imagining Africa”

A close friend of mine was born in Lagos, Nigeria and arrived in England aged 3. In preparation for starting school, her parents ensured her command of the English language  was perfected. When her parents attempted to enrol her in school, they were met with some resistance. The Head Master asked a number of dubious…

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“COAT”: THE NEW MESMERISING PLAY – BY THE AWARD WINNING PLAYWRIGHT YOMI SODE

Thursday 26th – Saturday 28th April, 2018, Show starts 8:00 PM @ The Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill London SW11 5TN ‘I don’t know my grandparents names, how embarrassing is that. But I can name all of Kanye’s albums’ Picture this: Nigeria. A grandmother passes. London. A son cooks a pot of stew for his…

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“7th ANNUAL IGBO CONFERENCE – MEMORY, CULTURE & COMMUNITY”

Saturday 21st April 2018 @ The Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London (School of Oriental & African Studies), Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG This one-day international conference will provide a platform to discuss Igbo heritage studies and modes of documenting the past. The ‘Memory, Culture and Community’ conference is the seventh edition of the annual international…

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Social Commentary No. 9 “AFRICA IN THE SPOTLIGHT’…THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY”

Africa Is currently in the spotlight, and it seems, for all the right reasons. After years of exporting harmful depictions of Black men and women to the world, Hollywood has an export of which we can all be proud of. Marvel Studio’s Black Panther has now surpassed $1 billion in global sales, its fair to say, the…

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