Africa Village at Kensington Gardens – 27 July 2012 to 12 August 2012

By dsw|July 24, 2012|Africa|0 comments

 Africa Village at Kensington Gardens

Dates: 27 July 2012 to 12 August 2012
Venue: Kensington Gardens




London will witness a world first when Africa Village opens at Kensington Gardens this summer.

For the very first time at an Olympic Games, the 53 African National Olympic Committees are coming together to host one, special, dedicated NOC house.

Visitors are invited to discover the cultural, artistic and sporting richness of Africa. Inside Africa Land will be modern and traditional music concerts, fashion, dancing, photo exhibitions and a restaurant. There’ll be Nigerian musicians, Tunisian singers, bands from Morocco and a famous Senegalese artist. In addition, you can see a photo exhibition of legendary African sportsmen and women from previous Olympic Games.

Countries participating in Africa Village include:

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Cameroon
  • Central Africa
  • Congo Brazzaville
  • Cote d’Ivoire
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda

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