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FAB Events: Film Africa Live 201- Celebrating African Cinema

10 days of more than fifty of the best African fiction and documentary films from across the continent. With lively Q&As and panel discussions featuring leading African filmmakers, and a dynamic programme of cultural events.
Highlights include:
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FAB EVENTS: AM FEST!… Its time for AFRICA!- By Nicola Odeku

Saturday October 22, will bring the UK’s first African Music Festival (AM Fest) to East London. The festival is a must for anyone who loves, or is keen to learn about the vibrancy of African culture.

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FAB to be Black: The Bravery of One Woman- By Daphne Tona Weyalo

As many take to their twitter and Facebook pages to speak out against the rioters one fearless mother of four took to the front-line to speak out.
“Allow burning people’s property and shops that they work so hard for….They’re working hard … Continue reading

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London’s Burning: Reflections of a Night of Madness – by Guest Writer Peter Apps

Maybe when the smoke clears away I‘ll feel different. Once the glass is swept up, the CCTV footage examined and the political points scored.
I’m writing this in East London. For the last six hours, I’ve been listening to sirens screaming … Continue reading

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London: Where the Streets Have no Shame

Following the controversial shooting of 30-year-old Mark Duggan by the armed police from the specialist firearms unit C019 in Tottenham on Thursday night and the ensuing rumours that the Duggan was not killed in self-defence but in the face at … Continue reading

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