RAS Events

Wed, 05/11/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
  Basil Davidson with the Angolan leader Aghostino Neto in 1970, during the fierce struggle for independence from Portugal. Neto went on to... more

RAS News

Friday, 24 October 2014
Written by Hetty Bailey, Coordinator of Africa APPG
On Tuesday, the Africa APPG hosted a high-level panel discussion chaired by Baroness Kinnock. The meeting brought together Parliamentarians,... more

Gateway for Africa

The event listings site and culture blog from the Royal African Society

African Arguments

Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 10:29am
UN Peacekeeping chief Ladsous meets leaders of... more
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 - 11:53am
President Goodluck Jonathan faces a tough battle... more

Richard Dowden's Blog

Thursday, 16 October 2014
Written by Richard Dowden
We often get famous professors on stage for our meetings but they are not often joined by the scion of South Africa’s richest family, a rock star and the head of the British army. Last Friday night at SOAS was different. And the man who made the difference and created that strange and... more

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