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Sep 27, 2013, 13:15 ET

The Africa-America Institute Hosts 60th Anniversary Awards Gala

 During the opening week of the UN General Assembly, The Africa-America Institute hosted its 60th Anniversary Awards Gala honoring the African...

Oct 01, 2012, 13:21 ET

The Africa-America Institute Names New President and CEO, Sets New Strategic Direction for Organization

 The Africa-America Institute today announced the appointment of Amini Kajunju to the position of President and CEO of the New York-based...

Sep 27, 2011, 10:11 ET

The Africa-America Institute Recognizes Sierra Leone with the African National Reconciliation and Peace Award

His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma accepted The Africa-America Institute's African National Reconciliation and Peace Award on behalf the...