Africa in Harlem

Deputy Mayor Thompson gives keynote speech on future of MWBEs at City & State Diversity Summit

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell NYC Deputy Mayor for Strategic Initiatives J. Phillip Thompson gave a keynote speech on the future of MWBEs at the City & State Diversity Summit held on February 20,... Read More

Black Freedom Movement expert Dr. Richard D. Benson II holds talk on Malcolm X at the People’s Forum

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Dr. Richard D. Benson II, a historian specialized in education, the Black Freedom Movement and transnational social movements, held a talk titled, “Malcolm X, the Man vs the Myths:... Read More

Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte and Senator James Sanders, Jr. host 1st Annual MWBE Networking Reception at 49th Annual Legislative Conference

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte and Senator James Sanders, Jr. hosted the 1st Annual MWBE Networking Reception during The New York State Association of Black, Puerto Rican Legislators, Inc.’s 49th Annual... Read More

African New Yorkers Madina Touré and Waheera Mardah honored at 2nd Caucus African Diaspora Networking Reception in Albany

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell African New Yorkers Madina Touré, Education reporter at Politico and Waheera Mardah, Senior Project Manager at the NYC Economic Development Corporation were honored during the 2nd Caucus African Diaspora... Read More

Diversity is scarce in NYC’s multibillion-dollar budget spend Comptroller Stringer says

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell “More than 80% of New Yorkers identify as women or people of color, and yet when it comes to purchasing goods and services from the City’s multibillion-dollar budget, that... Read More

Senegalese painter Akassa opens first solo exhibition at Kente Royal Gallery in Harlem

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Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell   Senegalese painter Akassa opened his first solo exhibition in America at the Kente Royal Gallery in Harlem on Saturday, February 8, 2020.   The exhibition titled ‘No limits”... Read More