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About Africa Day Festival

The Africa Day Virtual festival is a three day event comprising a pre-party on May 23rd, The Thread - Tastemakers Africa’s signature virtual conference going down for the third time on May 24, and Amplify Africa’s Africa Day Summit on May 25th. The festival brings together African and diasporan leaders, thinkers, movers, and doers to connect and share ways we can win together - especially in times of crisis.

AFRICA DAY

SUMMIT

MAY 25, 2020

  • Breakout Discussions w/ relevant topics pertaining to Africa and the Diaspora

  • Live DJ sets and Music performances

  • Celebrity shout outs and appearances

  • Virtual Marketplace

  • and more!

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Angelica Nwandu

CEO & Founder

The Shade Room

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Audu Maikori

Music Executive

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Ava Hall

Former VP Programming

& Production, BET In't

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Jackie Aina

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Daps

Video Director

Panelist

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Dillon Iwu
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Elosi Ikharo

Founder of Jade Media

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Funmilola Fagbamila

Professor

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Gladys Nyoth

Executive Chef, Owner of

Mbombo Restaurant

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Henny Yegezu

Founder, EQT

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Eden Hagos

Founder, Blackfoodie

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Jessie Woo 

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Kiano Moju

Food Producer

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Kibwe Trim

Former Pro Basketballer

& Philanthropist

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Kudzi Chikumbu

Director Creator Community

Tik Tok

Melate Bekele
Melate Bekele

Founder, Habesha Networks

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Rahiel Tesfamariam

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Rekik Neway

Influencer

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Stephanie

Smith-Strickland

Journalist

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Abdul Abdullah

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Chef Adrian Forte

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Chef Aaron Agyeman

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Constance Moonzwe

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Andom Ghebreghiorgis

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Stacy Ike

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Mohogany

DJ Mohogany

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FULLY FOCUS

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PRINCE

Music By

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Debbie
Alamrew
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Aizehi Nomo

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Nomzamo Mbatha

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Uzoma Chibundu

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DJ BUKA
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Jonah Mutono

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SWAZI SUNSHINE

  • Afrolituaton: LA (July)
    Afrolituaton: LA (July)
    Jul 31, 10:00 PM – Aug 01, 2:00 AM
    Los Globos, 3040 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African experience party that celebrates Africa through its music, fashion and food. Come celebrate culture!
  • AFROLITUATION: St. Louis
    AFROLITUATION: St. Louis
    Aug 21, 10:00 PM – Aug 22, 2:00 AM
    St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
  • AFROLITUATION: OAKLAND
    AFROLITUATION: OAKLAND
    Aug 21, 10:00 PM – Aug 22, 2:00 AM
    Oakland, Oakland, CA, USA
  • AFROLITUATION:  DMV
    AFROLITUATION: DMV
    Aug 28, 10:00 PM – Aug 29, 2:00 AM
    Umaya Izakaya, 733 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African Experience party that celebrates Africa and the African music, fashion and culture.
  • AFROLITUATION: SEATTLE
    AFROLITUATION: SEATTLE
    Aug 28, 10:00 PM – Aug 29, 2:00 AM
    Seattle, Seattle, WA, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African Experience party that celebrates Africa and the African music, fashion and culture.
  • AFROLITUATION:  AUSTIN
    AFROLITUATION: AUSTIN
    Aug 28, 10:00 PM – Aug 29, 2:00 AM
    Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African Experience party that celebrates Africa and the African music, fashion and culture.
  • Afrolituation: LA (September)
    Afrolituation: LA (September)
    Sep 25, 10:00 PM – Sep 26, 2:00 AM
    Los Angeles, 3040 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African experience party that celebrates Africa through its music, fashion and food. Come celebrate culture!
  • Afrolituation (October)
    Afrolituation (October)
    Oct 23, 10:00 PM – Oct 24, 2:00 AM
    Los Angeles, 3040 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
    Afrolituation is a monthly African experience party that celebrates Africa through its music, fashion and food. Come celebrate culture!

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