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Africans In America, Inc.

(Human rights organization raising awareness on social issues affecting the larger African community in the United States)



Community Awareness and Empowerment Forum


African Victims Of Human Trafficking: Needs and Services
Meet Omoyele Sowore/Launching of

(U.S.-based Nigerian “citizen reporter” who recently interviewed the Dr. Gbenga Obasanjo, the son Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo)

& Other Guest Speakers

There will be Q & A

Invitation: Media executives and personnel, human rights activists, community leaders, victims of brain drain, socio-economic refugees and other victims of mismanaged huge natural resources in Africa, and the public.

Come one, come all !!!

Light Refreshments will be served

Venue: 350 Fifth Avenue, Room 2925, New York, New York 10118
(Empire State Building, 34th Street on 5th Ave.)

Date: February 18, 2006 (Saturday)

Time: 3.00 p.m. (Prompt) to 7:00 pm

*Prof. Adebayo Williams- Nigerian scholar, journalist and novelist, visiting professor of Dr. Amy Freeman Lee Chair of Cultural Studies at the University of the Incarnate Word
*Sunday Dare- Formerly of The NEWS magazine, Nigeria & currently with "Voice of America," (soon to be author on Guerilla Journalism)
*Milton Allimadi-Publisher Blackstar News and author of The Heart of Darkness
* Dr. Leah Blumberg Lapidus Ph.D., ABPP - Emeritus Professor at Columbia University & Board Member - Africans In America, Inc.
*Dr. Harris Enabulele, M.D., M.H.S.

Program of Events:

Moderator/MC: Chinwendu “Chichi” Ofor-Nwoko, VP & GM - Black Star News, New York

Prep-talk On Today’s Event & Guest Introduction/Introduction of Panel members

Welcome Address/Mission of Africans In America, Inc.
African Victims Of Human Trafficking: Needs & Services
by Bonaventure Ezekwenna – C.E.O.

By Matto Akindana – C.E.O.
Latest News from Nigeria: Is Nigeria Getting Better or Worse?

Entertainment by: Dr. Djobi, Internationally Acclaimed Drummer & Entertainer

Meet Omoyele Sowore, “Citizen Reporter” & Launching of

Short Speeches By Guest Speakers/Panelists

Entertainment by: Dr. Djobi

Support - Donation & Pledges for Africans In America, Inc.

Q & A Session

For further information, contact:
Africans In America, Inc.
P. O. Box 812
New York, New York 10039
Tel: 1-347-284-4953
Fax: 1-718-328-9170

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