Many events happen annually or sometimes more frequently so this page is designed for you to be able to find out what has happened in the past to be able to see what may be of interest in the future and the contacts that are likely to be helpful finding out more information. As always any questions contact the Branch Office.
Africa on the Square – Saturday 15th October 2016
LOCATION: Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N 5DN
The annual event, organised by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, features African arts and culture with a range of activities highlighting the diverse communities from across the continent and their presence in the UK. This included an African market, food stalls and an array of activities to keep young children entertained and excited.
The free event was compered in 2016 by Esther Alade and Usifu Jalloh, also known as the Cowfoot Prince, and included live music from Nigeria’s Bukky Leo & Black Egypt, talented MOBO Unsung finalists, amongst other spectacular acts.
Other highlights included an exclusive fashion show directed by Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL), featuring designers from the contemporary African fashion scene.