Professor PLO Lumumba is set to make a month tour to the United States of America and the Pacific Islands, under the theme “Harnessing Hope Beyond Limitations”.
The African Dream, an African-based News and Media website that tells stories from the continent of Africa and beyond will cover and live stream one of the events: Africa – Diaspora Investor Conference which will be held in Columbus, Ohio. The event is to understand and promote the range of investment opportunities in Africa and Kenya specifically.
Professor PLO Lumumba will cover five states during his tour in the US; Washington DC, North Carolina, Florida, Ohio, and New York.
States to be toured by Professor PLO Lumumba:
Topic: PAN-AFRICANISM AND THE DIASPORA
Date: July 14, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
State: Orlando, 6500 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Contact Dr. Peter Ndiang’ui: 404-759-3604
State: Fort Myers, Florida: South West Florida Community
Date: Jul 16, 7:00 PM
Location is TBD
State: Minnesota Topic:African Diaspora Hosts PLO
Date: July 18, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Address: 5600 85th Ave. North, Minneapolis MN 55443
Theme: Harnessing hope beyond limitations
State: Minnesota: Topic:Can African Redefine and Redeem Herself?
Date: July 19, 5:00 PM
Address: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Theme: It’s time to wake up from Slumber
State: Cincinnati, Ohio: Event: PLO Dinner
Date: July 20, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Address: COVE 51, 11473 Chester Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246, USA
State: Cincinnati, Ohio: Event: PLO Lumumba Cincy Chat
Date: July 21, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Address: GRADUATE HOTEL, 151 Goodman Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219
State: Columbus, Ohio: Event: Africa – Diaspora Investor Conference
Date: July 23, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
Address: Hilton Hotel, Easton Mall , 3900 Chagrin Drive Columbus, Ohio 43219
Special appearance by Ambassador Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao Contact: Dr. Robert Chiuri: 614-822-0958 for questions and with opportunities.
State:Columbus, OH: Event: One Voice Consortium Gala and Angaza Festival
Date: July 24, 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Address: Columbus Colon, 1055 Colony Dr, Westerville, OH 43081, USA
Prof. PLO Lumumba, Ambassador Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao and Congresswoman Joyce Beatty are guests of honor at this unforgettable event!
State: New York, New York
Date: Jul 25, 7:00 PM EDT – Jul 27, 11:00 PM EDT
Location is TBD
Contact: Serah Munyiri: 908-812-7965
The tour is organized by the One Voice Consortium (GDDF) in partnership with the African Diaspora Development Institute (ADDI) and the PLO Foundation (PLO-F), according to the event organizers, PLO Lumumba will give lectures and talks on three broad themes of socio-economic, cultural and political regeneration of Africa.
Professor PLO Lumumba will lament on five of the numerous global issues affecting the African diaspora and immigrants from the continent of Africa. Professor PLO Lumumba will speak on:
1. Governance and Social Justice
2. Diversity & Inclusion
3. Economic Leverages
4. Youth Empowerment
5. Women In Leadership
According to a press statement by the organizers, the main objective of the tour is to evaluate progress made and challenges encountered by the African diaspora.
“Prof. Lumumba purposes are to contribute to strengthening collaboration between the Kenyan Diaspora and Africa as the Motherland at large, by generating consciousness onimplementation mechanisms through enhanced action by stakeholders for the betterment of the African Continent and the Diaspora. There is also the agenda of uniting African individuals and groups in the Diaspora by setting up a platform for future global dialogue andExtract from the Press Release by the event organizers
cooperation and strengthening social and economic linkages, while also expandingopportunities for youth development and enterprises, humanitarian issues, social justice,
women in leadership and matters arising around diversity and inclusion”
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