Archive | March 19, 2015

EVENT ALERT: Soumu Brings West Africa to Asheville, North Carolina

Because not everyone can make it to a West African party, there’s the Asheville Soumu. The celebration of West African food, music and dancing happens Friday evening at New Mountain AVL. It was rescheduled from its original February date due to inclement weather. The inaugural Soumu in 2013 served as a fundraiser for local djembe […]

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EVENT ALERT: Fundraiser for West Africa Clean Water Project in Healdsburg, Carlifonia

A West African themed fundraiser at the Villa Chanticleer on March 28 at 5:30 pm to raise funds for the Clean Water Project in Guinea Bissau. West African music expert Steve Pile for Healdsburg itself performing live and Chef Alfredo from Guinea will be preparing a ‘sumptuous’ dinner. According to The Clean Water Project […]

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DJ Edu: In Search of the Best Nightclub in Africa

As part of the BBC’s A Richer World season, world-renowned DJ and BBC Radio 1Xtra presenter DJ Edu goes in search for The Best Nightclub in Africa. In this programme, DJ Edu avoids the more established nightlife in the continent to discover some of the best clubs and neighbourhood nightspots where a new generation of Africans […]

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