2022 Creative Africa Nexus Weekend holds in Abidjan November 25 — Organiser
The organisers of the Creative Africa Nexus Weekend (CANEX WKND) have announced that the 2022 edition of the programme would hold in Abidjan, Cote d’ivoire, from November 25 to 27.
Mr Babatunde Samuel, media consultant for the programme in a statement on Saturday, said it was
aimed at showcasing the diversity of talents from across the continent, with an important nod to the diaspora.
Samuel said that CANEX WKND was also a celebration of the creative talent that was taking the world by storm.
” Leading the line of those to thrill the participants and the continent at large is Julian Marley, son of the legendary Bob Marley alongside multiple award winning Nigerian afro-pop singer, Yemi Alade.
” Others include Josey (Côte d’Ivoire), Nandy (Tanzania), Nadia Nakai (South Africa), Suspect 95 (Cote d’Ivoire), Didi B (Côte d’Ivoire) and DJ Mohgreen (Morocco/ France).
”It will be a three-day gathering, with a strong focus on sharing skills and best practices from sectors across Africa’s creative and cultural industries.