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Hug someone today. Its Kramdag

januari 21-2016 | skandikafrik | People and Events

Have you given someone a hug today? Today 21st January is a national hugging day which was created by Kevin Zaborney in 1986 in Clio Michigan, USA. It is a day set aside as a form of sharing, support and to make human contact not for sexual purpose but to show warm relationship among people.

 

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Black coffee and Megafonen to fight segregation and repression through laws and judicial systems

december 30-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

Sweden’s society vices that emanates from segregation, repression, political and juridical injustices prevalent among the immigrants made suburb organizations in Stockholm to partner with social movements in New York and Johannesburg at the seminar jointly organized by Black Coffee and Megafonen at Husby Träff in Stockholm, to discuss social movement and its importance on democracy and establishing more socially, culturally and politically sustainable cities.

 

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NIDOE holds Nigeria-Sweden Summit in Stockholm

december 06-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

Nigerians in Diaspora organization in Europe (NIDOE) is the umbrella Diaspora organization for all Nigerian professionals across Europe. As the interface between the Federal Government of Nigeria and Nigerian residents in Europe, NIDOE engages in Foreign Direct Investment to Nigeria as well as scientific, cultural or other areas of interest for the country. In line with the aim of the new government lead by President Buhari in Nigeria, NIDOE held Nigerian- Sweden Business Summit as part of this year activities of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Stockholm themed “A Collaborative Platform for Sustainable Business Relationship” which focused on investment, partnership and other issues relating to Foreign Directs Investment and how it affects large and small scale business in Nigeria.

 

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Sweden was involved in slave trade, deliberately avoid teaching details in school history | Afrosvenskarnas

oktober 31-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

On 9th of October 1846, Sweden’s parliament decided to abolish slavery trade and a year later, the last African slaves were freed from Saint-Barthélemy, a Swedish colony (between 1st July 1784 to 16th March 1878). The island coat of arms still carries Swedish national arms, “The Three crown” till today. The day (9th October) is not only for the afro swedes but for the swedes as well, unfortunately we do not take time to reflect on that day and remember all the enslaved people.

 

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Summary photos and video of Celebrate Africa 2015 | Full list of Winners.

oktober 11-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

The 6th edition of Celebrate Africa Award in Denmark came with funfair and appreciation of African descendants contribution to the Danish society. The theme of this year was “African Dream” in reference to the virtue and quality set by the adored late South African leader, Nelson Mandela

 

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Why more Swedish Investors should come to Nigeria by Ambassador Svante Kilander

september 29-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

The breakfast seminar on Business opportunities in Nigeria and how Swedish companies can take part of the developments was opened by Kaj Persson from African Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sweden. The Swedish Ambassador to Nigeria, H.E Ambassador Svante Kilander, spoke extensively on

 

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Celebrate Africa Award Show | 03/10 | Tivoli Hotel |Copenhagen

september 28-2015 | skandikafrik | People and Events

Celebrate Africa is proud to announce its highly anticipated African event of the year and the 6th edition of Best African Achievement Awards that will be held on the 3rd of October 2015 at 18:00 at the Tivoli Hotel & Congress Center (Arni Magnussons Gade 2 – 4, DK-1577 København V).

 

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Breakfast seminar with Sweden’s ambassadors for Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda and Business Sweden

augusti 10-2015 | Skandik Afrik | People and Events

Sweden’s embassies and Business Sweden have a joined responsibility to promote companies of Swedish interest within respective countries. Welcome to listen, discuss and ask questions during a meeting with Swedish ambassadors in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda and Business Sweden

 

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Namibia, an attractive tourist destination

juni 20-2015 | Skandik Afrik | People and Events

Tourism has become one of the largest industries worldwide and continues to grow rapidly in Southern Africa contributing to gains in employment, trade and investment. Namibia tourism is the fastest growing sector and the third largest contributor to Namibia GDP after mining and fishing.

 

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Namibians celebrate Silver Jubilee Independence in grand style

april 06-2015 | Skandik Afrik | People and Events

The Namibia community that lives in Sweden gathered together at Scandic Sergel Plaza in Stockholm to celebrate their 25th Independence anniversary. Namibia is one of the most peaceful and politically stable country in Africa.

 

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Seventh edition, out now!

The seventh edition of Skandik Afrik magazine, the magazine that promotes inter-relationship among the African communities living in Scandinavia.

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