When

February 1-3, 2020
Starting at 8am each day

Where

St. Petersburg, FL
Akwaaba Hall, 1245 18th Ave S

Come to the Plenary

The African People’s Socialist Party will ring in our 48th year of revolutionary struggle with a magnificent Plenary celebration! Our Plenary will be filled with dynamic presentations to report on the work of our Party since the Seventh Congress held in 2018. We will also develop strategies for 2020 and beyond.

We cannot depend on the white ruling class parties for our freedom, only revolution will free us from oppression!

Read the Call to Attend the Plenary


Speakers

Ona
Zené Yeshitela

Deputy Chair of The African People's Socialist Party

Luwezi
Kinshasa

Secretary General of The African Socialist International

Akilé
Anai

Director of the Department of Agitation and Propaganda

Nana Yaw
Grant

Northern Regional Representative

Kobina
Bantushango

Southern Regional Representative

Malika
Alexander

Midwestern Regional Representative

Bakari
Olatunji

Western Regional Representative

Aisha
Fields

International Director of the All African People’s Development & Empowerment Project

Yejide
Orunmila

International President of the African National Women’s Organization

Kalambayi
Andenet

International President of the International People's Democratic Uhuru Movement

Chimurenga
Selembao

African People's Socialist Party

 

African People's Solidarity Committee

The African People’s Solidarity Committee (APSC) was founded in 1976 by the African People’s Socialist Party (APSP) as a way for Euro-American / European (white) people to join the African liberation struggle, working directly under the leadership of the APSP. APSC raises reparations and organizes white people to take a stand in solidarity with the struggle for the liberation and unification of Africa and African people everywhere.

Penny Hess

Chairwoman, APSC

APSC was founded in 1976 by the African People’s Socialist Party (APSP) as a way for Euro-American / European (white) people to join the African liberation struggle, working directly under the leadership of the APSP.

Jesse Nevel

Chair, Uhuru Solidarity Movement

The Uhuru Solidarity Movement (USM) works under the leadership of the African People’s Socialist Party, organizing the white community to raise reparations to the African liberation movement.

Plenary Schedule

2/1/20 8:30 am

Akwaaba (Welcome)

Ekenge Mayele
Chief of Staff

2/1/20 8:35 am

Bendera Ufugaji African (Raising the African Flag)


2/1/20 8:50 am

Introduction of the National Central Committee and Chairman Omali Yeshitela Processional

Kundai Bajikikayi
Day One MC

2/1/20 9:00 am

African Nation Fight Song

Led by Elikya Ngoma

2/1/20 9:05 am

Political Report to the 2020 Plenary of the African People’s Socialist Party

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

African Socialist International Secretary General Luwezi Kinshasa introduces Chairman Omali Yeshitela who reads the Political Report. There will be a 15-minute break at 11:00am.

2/1/20 12:45 pm

Karamu (Lunch)


2/1/20 1:30 pm

Building a liberated, worldwide, independent anti-colonial economy!

Ona Zené Yeshitela
Deputy Chair, African People's Socialist Party

Appeal and Appreciation

2/1/20 3:55 pm

Resume Presentation of Political Report

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

2/1/20 4:00 pm

African Bendera Retrieval (Flag Retrieval)


2/1/20 4:10 pm

Call to Join the African People’s Socialist Party

Tafarie Mugeri
Chairman of the African People’s Socialist Party-South Africa

2/1/20 4:20 pm

Awards


2/1/20 4:35 pm

Resume Presentation of Political Report

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

2/1/20 6:00 pm

Discussion of the Political Report


2/1/20 6:40 pm

Call to Adopt the Political Report

Luwezi Kinshasa
ASI Secretary General

2/1/20 6:45 pm

Summation of the Day

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

2/2/20 8:45 am

Akwaaba (Welcome)

Yejide Orunmila
President, African National Women's Organization

2/2/20 8:50 am

Bendera Ufugaji African (Raising the African Flag)


2/2/20 9:05 am

African Nation Fight Song

Led by Elikya Ngoma

2/2/20 9:10 am

Building a liberated, worldwide, independent anti-colonial economy

Ona Zené Yeshitela
Deputy Chair, African People's Socialist Party

Including discussion beginning at 11:25am

2/2/20 12:00 pm

Karamu (Lunch)


2/2/20 12:45 pm

Independence in Our Lifetime: The Way Forward for Africa

Chairman Omali Yeshitela and Secretary General Luwezi Kinshasa

2/2/20 2:15 pm

Report on the Office of Chairman Omali Yeshitela

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

This will include a report on the work of the Black is Back Coalition for Social Justice, Peace and Reparations.

2/2/20 3:15 pm

Director of Organization Report

Chimurenga Selembao
Director of Organization

2/2/20 4:45 pm

Break with Flag Retrieval and Food


2/2/20 5:30 pm

Northern Regional Report

Nana Yaw Grant and Renée Nassar
APSP and APSC Northern Regional Directors

2/2/20 6:15 pm

Southern Regional Report

Kobina Bantushango and Jesse Nevel
APSP and APSC Southern Regional Directors

2/2/20 7:00 pm

Midwestern Regional Report

Malika Alexander and KC Mackey
APSP and APSC Midwestern Regional Directors

2/2/20 7:45 pm

Western Regional Report

Bakari Olatunji and Stephanie Midler
APSP and APSC Western Regional Directors

2/2/20 8:30 pm

Discussion of the Regional Reports


2/2/20 9:00 pm

Summation of the Day

Chairman Omali Yeshitela

2/3/20 8:00 am

Bendera Ufugaji African (Raising the African Flag)


2/3/20 8:15 am

Akwaaba (Welcome)

Akilé Anai
Director, Department of Agit-Prop

2/3/20 8:20 am

African Nation Fight Song

Led by Elikya Ngoma

2/3/20 8:25 am

Sherehe Kumtaja (African Naming Ceremony)


2/3/20 8:55 am

Build an Army of Propagandists: Report on Agitation and Propaganda

Akilé Anai
Director, Department of Agit-Prop

2/3/20 10:25 am

African Socialist International Report

Luwezi Kinshasa
ASI Secretary General

Including salutes from Azania, Paris, London, Netherlands, Ghana and The Bahamas.

2/3/20 12:00 pm

Karamu (Lunch)


2/3/20 12:45 pm

Reparations Now! African People’s Solidarity Committee Report

APSC Chairwoman Penny Hess and USM Chair Jesse Nevel

Call to Join and Discussion

2/3/20 2:00 pm

International People’s Democratic Uhuru Movement Report

Kalambayi Andenet
President, International People's Democratic Uhuru Movement

2/3/20 2:45 pm

Sisters United for the Revolution: African National Women’s Organization Report

Yejide Orunmila
President, African National Women's Organization

2/3/20 3:30 pm

Africa’s Resources in African Hands: All African People’s Development and Empowerment Project Report (AAPDEP)

Dr. Aisha Fields
Director, All African People's Development and Empowerment Project

2/3/20 4:15 pm

Discussion


2/3/20 4:45 pm

The Shield

Chimurenga Selembao
APSP Director of Security

2/3/20 5:45 pm

Summation of the First Plenary of the Seventh Congress

Chairman Omali Yeshitela with input from all

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Location and Venue

Come to St. Petersburg, FL - the City of African Resistance

Conference Location

Akwaaba Hall

1245 18th Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33705

Nearby Accomodation

Comfort Inn

2260 54th Ave N, St Petersburg, FL 33714

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