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Congo Week this Sat 21st Oct in London

Congo Week 2017 London

Congo Week is the celebration and promotion of Congolese culture. Every year we promote DRCongo by celebrating and/or discussing a specific theme. It is also about highlighting the significance roles of Congolese women in our society.

This year we are celebrating and honouring Congolese women whom we believe are the strongest asset of our country. Many speakers will engage with the audience to debate one main top topic: “The responsibility of Congolese woman in the recovery of our society “.

DATE AND TIME

Sat, October 21, 2017 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM BST

LOCATION

356 Holloway Road, Ressource For London,  London N7 6PA

 

For tickets go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/congoweek2017-tickets-38455976862?aff=es2

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Genocost 2017 to be hosted #Dublin and #London

Every 2nd August the Congolese community across the world remember the lives lost in Congo’s long conflict. The Geno-Cost initiative encourages every Congolese and friends of Congo across the world to share a candle of hope through social network using #Genocost #(your city).

This year they will also gather on Saturday August 5th in London and Dublin for a beautiful evening of remembrance, reflection, and a moment of silence to pay respect to the people we have lost due to Congo’s long history of war and genocides. The evening will be a family-friendly event that will include music performances, poetry and talks.
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This event is open to everyone,  find out more check out the Genocost page on Facebook  and the Genocost website. www.genocost.org

If you would like to get involved and help on the day, please email:
congoyouthuk@gmail.com

 

Fims Screening: KIMPA VITA – the mother of the African Revolution

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Date: Fri 21 April 2017 from 17:00 – 20:00

Location: Galton LT 1-19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 7HB

Join film producer Ne Nkuda Nlaba for a Screening of Kimpa Vita – La Mere de la Revolution Africaine Continue reading Fims Screening: KIMPA VITA – the mother of the African Revolution

Two men arrested over double shooting of a Congolese family in East Finchley

annie_bervil_metAnnie Besala Ekofo, 53, and Bervil Kalikaka-Ekofo, 21, were found dead in East Finchley on Thursday.

The Met Police said a 24-year-old man was arrested on Sunday on suspicion of murder and is in custody at a north London police station.

A 20-year-old man held on Saturday has been released on bail until October. Continue reading Two men arrested over double shooting of a Congolese family in East Finchley