Also featured will be Laolu Senbanjo (www.laolusenbanjo.com) a human rights lawyer, who has widely exhibited in prestigious events in Nigeria, The Korean Embassy and Europe and Joseph Kwaw Besoabewie (www.artmajeur.com/besoabewie) who has exhibited extensively with the United Nations and his home country Accra Ghana. As part of a series of annual events by NIAPA, the event celebrates Nigeria and Africa by bringing together a vibrant group of Africans, Americans and Diaspora to mark Nigeria’s 53rd independence anniversary while looking forward to the days beyond.
The event themed – Economic Development and Governance: The Intersection of Africa and its Diaspora – will feature international and national speakers including federal and state levels followed by a celebration of culture with festive food, stimulating art and entertainment.
Registration and tickets for the event can be obtained from the website at www.niapa.org or calling:
Ngozi Bell: (601) 737-5598 or Abayomi Salako Phone: (484)553-9988
The event is $25 for attendees 12 years and over and $10 for attendees under 12years old.
Nigerian International Association of Pennsylvania (NIAPA) – www.niapa.org