EVENT: Africa on the Square 2015- 10 October 2015 in LONDON

Following on from the great success of Africa on the Square in 2014, this year’s event is planned to take place on Saturday 10 October. Last year the event featured live music from Dele Sosimi’s Afrobeat Experience, Aar Maanta and many more, as well as performances from African drummers, acrobats and dancers, and a talent […]

EVENT: “The challenges of investing in African SMEs are fast disappearing?” Register- JUNE 3 2015, London

EVENT The Business Council for Africa and EY are hosting an event on the theme of ‘investing in SMEs in Africa’.  Aimed principally at investors, the intent is to provide both networking opportunities and a lively discussion on the topic.  In a departure from the standard ‘panel’ format, the main session of the event will […]

London’s 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair will be in New York next month

by Rachel Ogbu In May, the London’s 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair would be in the United States for the first time. This event has been labeled 1:54 NY and it would take place from May 15-17  at the Brooklyn’s Pioneer Works. Creator and director Touria El Glaoui said: “Contemporary African art is continuing its rise to the fore as it is granted […]