Motto: TOGETHER WE STAND - "STICKS IN A BUNDLE ARE UNBREAKABLE"
Mission Statement
  1. As a society, we aim to promote the diversity image of Birmingham City University.
  2. To bring together every African student / students of African descendant in Birmingham City University under one umbrella.
  3. To provide support for all African students ( Educational/Welfare).
  4. To promote social interaction between current students and alumni in the Black Communities. ( including : Mentoring and Job experiences in their individual discipline).
  5. To encourage more African students' involvement in the activities organised by the Student Union and the University.
  6. To solicit for African dishes on or around campus.
  7. To give a platform for all African students, to showcase their cultural heritage, talents and the uniqueness of each Country member of the Continent Africa. 
  8. To introduce Afrobeat dance classes and music on both City South and City Centre Campus. 
  9.  Benefits also includes: % Discounts from African restaurants,supermarkets and night clubs.
The Committee
  • President - Wilfred Odior (City Centre - Millenium Point)
  • Vice President/City Centre - Elijah Amoako (City Centre - Curzon)
  • Vice President/City South - Runcie C.W. Chidebe (City South)
  • Public Relations Officer - Isabella Aku Arday (City South)
  • Treasurer - Nicole Shingai Nyengedza (City South)
  • Secretary - Joy Oluwaseyi Adekunle (City Centre - Millenium Point)
  • Welfare Officer - Angelina Obas (City Centre - Curzon)
Membership Fee: £3

You can join the society at any time in the academic year, and all annual memberships will expire on 31st August.

Afrobeats Dance Class
2nd March 3:30pm - 5pm
SCT024 (Drama Studio), Ground Floor, Seacole Building
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Society Event
Afrobeats Dance Class
9th March 3:30pm - 5pm
SCT024 (Drama Studio), Ground Floor, Seacole Building
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Society Event
Afrobeats Dance Class
30th March 3:30pm - 5pm
SCT024 (Drama Studio), Ground Floor, Seacole Building
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Society Event
Afrobeats Dance Class
6th April 3:30pm - 5pm
SCT024 (Drama Studio), Ground Floor, Seacole Building
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Society Event
Afrobeats Dance Class
4th May 3:30pm - 5pm
SCT024 (Drama Studio), Ground Floor, Seacole Building
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Society Event
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African Students Society Committee Election 2020/21

This society is holding online elections to choose their new committee for the 2020/21 academic year. Any paid member can apply for a committee position that interests them and all paid members will also be able to vote for their preferred candidates.

7 posts are up for election.

Nominations open at 01:00 on Monday 2 March 2020 (in 4 days and 6 hours)

The polls open at 01:00 on Tuesday 17 March 2020 (in 19 days)

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