Thu., Feb. 25 | https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ

Black History Month Conversation with Councillor Jibs Abitoye

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Black History Month Conversation with Councillor Jibs Abitoye

Time & Location

Feb. 25, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. PST
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ

About the Event

Just five years after immigrating from Nigeria, Ajibola (Jibs) Abitoye was elected as a councillor for the City of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, in 2017.

“I just wanted to serve and give back somehow,” says Abitoye, who credits the support of her loving husband. “ That’s why, right from when I first got here in 2012, I started volunteering.”

Soon, she found herself on two boards, including serving as chair of the Fort Saskatchewan Multicultural Association.

https://www.facebook.com/ajibolaabitoye

Let us partake in her life experience and knowledge together as one community.

The conversation will be moderated by Lova Nyemb Bassong.

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Don't forget to follow our page to stay connected with numerous events commemorating Black History Month.

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Pre-registration required

--- We acknowledge that Issamba Centre is based in the traditional territory of the Lekwungen people, currently and specifically the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations. www.issambacentre.ca

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