Africa Oyé add Black Prophet and Daby Touré to Anniversary festival lineup

by Rachel Ogbu Ghanian reggae star, Black Prophet and Mauritanian singer-songwriter Daby Touré have been added to Africa Oyé’s 25th Anniversary festival line-up. Following the addition of Julian Marley to the bill, the UK’s largest FREE celebration of African and Caribbean music and culture, taking place on 17th and 18th June in Liverpool’s Sefton Park, has now strengthened its […]

Up coming event-THE DIGITAL DEBATE: A NEW ERA OF READING & PUBLISHING?

By Rachel Ogbu   Africa Literature & Book Featival this weekend in the UK Join the roundtable discussion hosted by Barbara Njau and Kudakwashe Kamupira (Bahati Books) with Nancy Adimora, Afreada; Gersy Ifeanyi Ejimofo, Digitalback Books; Kiru Taye, author and others TBC. – it is open to all and not to be missed!  From 10:30am […]

The Groundnut’s Cookbook: Contemporary African Recipe club from South London joins “One City One Day” festival on July 25

by Rachel Ogbu The Groundnut is a food project created by Duval Timothy, Folayemi Brown and Jacob Fodio Todd. Since 2012 they have created bi-monthly dinners in various spaces around South-London exploring African food. On July 25, from 12 noon, they will be joining Tate Modern “One City One Day” festival by adapting their hand-built dining tables to […]