Lessons learned: From my mother and while living in Sweden

Lessons learned: From my mother and while living in Sweden

In the 9th article in our Inside View series Faith set out to travel the world while making a difference in people’s lives. While in Sweden she got a phone call that changed her life forever. At about 10:00pm on August 28, 2007, I arrived at Stockholm Arlanda airport. I remember the day so vividly …

Report from the European Network Against Racism’s Hearing on Aphrophobia

Report from the European Network Against Racism’s Hearing on Aphrophobia

A hearing on Afrophobia took place on 20th February, in the European Parliament, Brussels. This event which gathered around 200 persons physically and hundreds virtually through the web streaming, was a fundamental step towards the recognition of Afrophobia as a specific form of racism that affects People of African Descent and Black Europeans (PAD/BE) in …

NollywoodWeek Paris is back for it’s second edition showcasing the best of Nollywood in France.

NollywoodWeek Paris is back for it’s second edition showcasing the best of Nollywood in France.

The second edition takes place from Thursday June 5th to Sunday June 8th 2014 in Paris at l’Arlequin Theatre, between the Latin Quarter and Montparnarsse. The official selection for 2014 (in alphabetical order): Confusion Na Wa directed by Kenneth Gyang Flower Girl directed by Michelle Bello Half of a Yellow Sun directed by Biyi Bandele Journey to Self directed by Tope Oshin Ogun …