Summer African Market

The Africa Centre 66 Great Suffolk Street, London

After more than a year of not being able to gather, we are pleased to announce the return of our summer market, this time in partnership with Open The Gate. This is one of a number of pop-up market events that we have planned over the coming weeks and months, we'll be working with a number of exciting partners. One of our ambitions is for...

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Unbury our Dead with Song

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A virtual conversation with award-winning Kenyan writer, Mükoma Wa Ngügï plus a live performance of live Ethiopian Tizita music. Unbury our Dead With Song is a novel about four talented Ethiopian musicians – The Diva, The Corporal, the Taliban Man, and Miriam, who are competing to see who can sing the best Tizita (popularly referred to as Ethiopian blues). Taking place in an illegal boxing...

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Is Pan-Africanism Dead?

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This discussion seeks to unpack the state of the Pan-African movement in 2021 and beyond, specifically from a diaspora perspective. Are the founding principles still relevant to the current generation, does it need to be redefined and who are the leaders of the new school? We'll try to find answers to some of these questions and explore key actions that are necessary to ensure that...

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Sisters of the Wilderness

The Africa Centre 66 Great Suffolk Street, London

We are pleased to be screening this powerful film about sisterhood, nature conservation, and culture. Set in the iMfolozi wilderness, South Africa, in the oldest game park in Africa, Sisters of the Wilderness tells the story of five young Zulu women going into the wilderness for the first time in their lives on a journey of healing and self-discovery which serves as a reminder that...

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COVID-19 - A Message from The Africa Centre

In view of the current situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and to ensure the safety of the public and staff at The Africa Centre, our offices will be closed until further notice. 

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