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    Kenyan born entrepreneur wins most Influential Leader of the Year Award in London

    Kenyan born entrepreneur Sam Ochieng’ has won the Most Influential Leader of the Year Award at the Exclusive Personality Royalty Awards (EPRA) 2018 in the UK. Dr Ochieng’ is the Director of Programmes, SACOMA Global Foods Innovation. The company benefits farmers in Kenya and other Sub-Saharan African countries by catalysing entrepreneurship in agriculture. It supports […] More

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    Romanian now the second most common non-UK nationality – ONS

    The population of non-UK born citizens rose to 9.4m last year, up three per cent from 9.2m in 2016. Romanians have now become the second most common non-British population living in the UK. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), show that the total number of Romanian nationals rose by 25% from 2016 to […] More

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    Eugene Ankomah – an enigmatic artist using his art as a vessel of emancipation

    On 19th March 2018, I had the pleasure of attending FUTURE IMAGE – a digital art exhibition in London featuring Eugene Ankomah’s ‘Brainwave series’. It was a medium size presentation which saw Eugene’s masterpieces casually displayed on the walls. I appreciated how raw and unpretentious it was: with each piece merely being held up and […] More

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    London set to host Students Against Racism National Conference

    The Students Against Racism National Conference will be held on 3rd March 2018 in London. It is being organised by Stand Up to Racism and MEND – Muslim Engagement and Development. “We’ve seen a rise of racism, Islamophobia and antisemitism across Europe. Challenging it is a key priority,” say the organisers of the conference. “Universities […] More

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    Applications for SOAS Sanctuary Scholarships – 2018/19 now open

    The SOAS Sanctuary Scheme to support displaced people is now accepting applications. There will be seven SOAS Sanctuary Scholarships available in 2018/19. The SOAS University of London offers a range of degrees in languages, humanities, social sciences and law. The University is keen to recruit a diverse range of students, and support people who would […] More

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    What is a non-straightforward UK Visa application?

    Immigration Minister Caroline Nokes has provided a detailed explanation of what is a non-straightforward UK Visa application. “Visa applications are considered to be non-straightforward (identified as complex) when an Entry Clearance Officer determines that additional information is required in order for a decision to be made and that these enquiries will take longer than the […] More

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    Cheddar Man: DNA shows the first Britons were black – VIDEO

    The first Britons were black, a cutting-edge scientific analysis shows has confirmed. The researchers this week revealed a facial model of a fossilized Stone Age hunter-gatherer who died around what is now the English town of Cheddar, in Somerset – for which he is named Cheddar Man. The study by University College London (UCL) and […] More

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