TheBlackList Pub

For All Points-Of-The-View.

The 2nd Kwame Nkrumah Pan African Intellectual and Cultural Festival, Accra, Ghana

Event Details

The 2nd Kwame Nkrumah Pan African Intellectual and Cultural Festival, Accra, Ghana

Time: June 25, 2017 to July 1, 2017
Location: University of Ghana, Legon
City/Town: Accra, Ghana
Website or Map:…
Phone: +233-302-213820/50 ext 2051, 2048, 5577
Event Type: festival, conference
Organized By: Professor Horace G. Campbell
Latest Activity: Mar 8, 2017

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

We want to welcome you to be an active participant in the second Kwame Nkrumah Pan African Intellectual and Cultural Festival to be held at the University of Ghana, June 25- July1 2017. This festival, under the theme of Global Africa 2063, is seeking to rekindle the ideals of African redemption in troubling times. Starting from the goals and aspirations of the African Union in Agenda 2063, this festival seeks to draw inspiration from Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah while ensuring that the conditions and freedom of the peoples of Africa within the wider international community are not left out in the call for freedom and independence of Africans. In this sense, the festival draws from the ideas of Nkrumah and Marcus Garvey who both argued of the inextricable linkages between the fortunes of Africans at home and abroad.

This festival ‘Global Africa 2063’ builds on the ‘harvest of artistic- educational events’ from the first Kwame Nkrumah Intellectual and cultural festival which was held at the University of Ghana in 2010. That Festival focused attention on the education of the youth and in the context of the growing struggles around education in Africa, this second Festival will also focus on education for transformation. This festival will involve youth from all parts of the African continent and from all parts of Global Africa. We anticipate major cultural events with dance performances, musical concerts, drama as well as film shows. The Pan African conference that will be a central part of this intellectual festival will interrogate major questions for the Global Pan African Movement as outlined in the sub themes of this festival. We welcome all who are working for a free and united Africa with the freedom and emancipation of Africans everywhere. In this welcome we re- echo the statement of Kwame Nkrumah at the opening of the OAU in 1963

“Our objective is African union now. There is no time to waste. We must unite now or perish. I am confident that by our concerted effort and determination, we shall lay here the foundations for a continental Union of African States.”

We are taking that further to cement the union of the peoples of Africa at home and abroad.

Professor Horace G. Campbell
Kwame Nkrumah Chair


More info:

Comment Wall


RSVP for The 2nd Kwame Nkrumah Pan African Intellectual and Cultural Festival, Accra, Ghana to add comments!

Join TheBlackList Pub

Attending (1)

Donations Accepted



Black Activists and Free-Market Leader to Question Why Walgreens Condones Criminal Behavior and Disrespect for the U.S. Constitution Through Its Charitable Giving

Started by SendMeYourNews in CURRENT EVENTS AND TOPICAL ISSUES 11 hours ago. 0 Replies

Walgreens Sponsorship of Sanctuary City AdvocatesUnder ScrutinyRetail Drug Giant's Donations to Pro-Amnesty Racial Special Interests UnidosUS and LULAC Under FireAt tomorrow's annual meeting of Walgreens shareholders, a representative of the…Continue

Donald Trump Declared Persona Non Grata by the Pan-Africanist and Socialist Popular Forces of Caribbean Nations meeting in Barbados

Started by SendMeYourNews in CURRENT EVENTS AND TOPICAL ISSUES 12 hours ago. 0 Replies

 DECLARATION  OF  THE  PEOPLE  OF  THE  CARIBBEAN ( A Declaration that was authored by the Pan-Africanist and Socialist popular forces of   the Caribbean nation of Barbados at Bridgetown, Barbados on Saturday 13th January 2018, and   submitted to…Continue


Started by TBL_Promoter in CURRENT EVENTS AND TOPICAL ISSUES 13 hours ago. 0 Replies

Afrocentricity International condamne fermement les propos racistes et ignorants de Donald Trump, le président des États-Unis d'Amérique, sur Haïti et les nations africaines. L'agression de Trump contre le peuple haïtien, le peuple d'El Salvador et…Continue

How to Plan a Move On a Short Notice?

Started by Soni Kumari in Politics on Friday. 0 Replies

Moving is not an easy task for an individual especially if he has to plan and organize it on a short notice. Relocation…Continue

Tags: pune, Charges, rates, packers, Pune

Dr. Maulana Karenga: New Year Wishes and Work - Pursuing and Practicing Peace

Started by TheBlackList in CURRENT EVENTS AND TOPICAL ISSUES Jan 10. 0 Replies

Dr. Maulana Karenga | The end and beginning of the years always find us in a critical period of transition in which, responding to the mandates of our moral tradition and the human urgencies of our history as African people, we are compelled to…Continue

Surviving That First Gig: A Chat with The GroovaLottos About Their First Show

Started by Mwalim *7) DaPhunkeeProfessor in The Arts Jan 10. 0 Replies

It was a cool March evening in Falmouth, Massachusetts when The…Continue

Tags: gig, first, cape, cod, charts

© 2018   Created by KWASI Akyeampong.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service


Live Video

= =