Welcome to the National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter

Supporting all blacks in the Edmonton community, NBCC is the proud organizer of the annual Black History Month celebrations

NBCC is having its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday May 4, 2014 starting @ 3.00 p.m

The following positions are up for renewal for the Executive of NBCC.

Vice President currently Joy Thomas

Assistant Secretary currently Carl Wilson

Treasurer currently Constance Thomas

Assistant – Program/Activites Coordinator – Desmond Francis (JJ)

National Black Coalition of Canada - Edmonton chapter

Black History Month 2014 Sponsors

Edmonton HeritageCTVWEM
Shine FM

John Yeboah B.Sc., B.Comm

Investment Funds advisor
Investia Financial Services Inc.
Life Insurance Broker
Office: 780-465-2033
Cell: 780-802-3757
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Government of Canada

The Government of Canada provided funding to support this event

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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Ukraine crisis
Australia is close to finalizing a deal with Ukraine to send police and a small number of troops to secure the Malaysian plane crash site as part of a multinational team, the Australian prime minister said Friday. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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Air Algeria Flight AH501
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight over the West African state of Mali with 116 people on board, French officials said on Friday.​ [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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MIDEAST-GAZA/
An Israeli defence official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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A 62-year-old man from Dawson Creek, B.C., who survived a stroke in his washroom by drinking toilet water for seven days, is hoping his story will help others avoid a similar situation. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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A British Columbia man, charged under a new anti-terrorism law for allegedly leaving Canada to join Islamist fighters in Syria was remembered Thursday as a nice guy who didn't stand out. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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[CAJ News]Accra -Panic has gripped Weija and surrounding areas in Accra, Ghana following an earth tremor hit the region on Thursday evening. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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[Deutsche Welle]The doctor leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease. The epidemic has claimed the lives of more than 600 people in West Africa since the beginning of the year. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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[The Daily Vox]So the dust has finally settled on this year's Mandela Day. For the first time since the old man left our midst, South Africa and the world had a chance to use what Madiba taught us. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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[Vanguard]ABUJA--THE Presidency, yesterday, gave an insight into why the Federal Government was slow at rescuing the over 200 Government Secondary School girls kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents in Chibok, Borno State, on April 14. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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[Deutsche Welle]Pope Francis has met with a Sudanese woman sentenced to death for her religion and later freed. Meriam Ibrahim and her family are expected to spend a few days in Rome before heading to the United States. [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
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