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Liberated People's Gbenga Akinnagbe to speak at the TEDxMidAtlantic 2013

  We all possess the power to initiate change, in ways both small and large. Regardless of our situation or current challenges we can each start now. We can start with what we have, what we know, our human network, and with the knowledge gained from experience. We can begin with the lessons of the wise, and the optimism and fresh perspective of the young. We can start with simple gestures of kindness. We can start with clarity of purpose. We can start with a new outlook. TEDxMidAtlantic 2013 will showcase the stories of those who have led by example, and the ideas that can help us reframe the most intractable problems in new, imaginative ways. 50 INSPIRING SPEAKERS

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Yale World Fellows: Rethink Africa - Liberated People's Gbenga Akinnagbe to sit on panel discussion

Okayafrica family and friends are hitting the road Monday, October 14th, for the Yale World Fellows‘ Rethink Africa panel and party. The night, which highlights revolutions in art and culture across the continent, will feature OKA’s very own seated alongsideBoima Tucker (aka Chief Boima) and Gbenga Akinnagbe for a panel on “upending assumptions about the ‘African continent.’” A post-discussion celebration will continue with music courtesy of Chief Boima. Yale World Fellows 2013 Forum: Rethink AfricaMonday, October 14th, 5PMYale University Art GalleryNew Haven, CTPanel, Food, Drink, ToursMusic from Chief Boima  

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