Stonebwoy participated in this year’s The AUC-AFRIMA Conference held in Banjul, Gambia. The conference focuses on a robust and intellectual session on the theme: “Using Music, Culture and Entertainment as tools for a new Africa”. Discussing how to engage the shared African values and the spirit of Pan-Africanism for greater collaborations in culture and music for sustainable development in line with the AU cultural agenda for peace building, integration, democracy, economic advancement and youth social development.
The AUC-AFRIMA joint conference brought together music professionals, creative/cultural industry experts and practitioners; award winning recording artistes and media practitioners among others.
Stonebwoy spoke on the theme “Harnessing the Economic Power of Culture and Music in Africa: The role of stakeholders”. The AUC-AFRIMA Conference is ultimately aimed at unveiling the calendar for the 2016 All Africa Music Awards tagged AFRIMA 3.0 among others.
Here are some images of Stonebwoy at the conference. Photo source is Sidi Mohammed (Blakk Cedi), Stonebwoy’s Road Manager.
(Story: Elorm Beenie)