African Philosophy Cafe

A tale of two hegemons: SA and Nigeria in Africa
Date: 8 September
Time : 11:30–12:30
Nigeria and South Africa account for about a third of Africa’s economic might, and have led much of its conflict management initiative over the last two decades.
Prof Gilbert Khadiagala (Conflict Management And African Politics), Prof Adekeye Adebajo (The Eagle And The Springbok) & Elinor Sisulu
Facilitator: Dr Essop Pahad

African Philosophy Café – Africa in the era of Trump
Date: 9 September
Time : 11:30–12:30
Raising the thorny, but vital issues of how the continent should respond to the president of the United States referring to African nations as “shithole countries”, this panel will take a no-holds-barred look at the persistent prejudices that are still so evident in Western perceptions of the African continent.
Prof Gilbert Khadiagala (Meddlers Or Mediators? African Interveners In Civil Conflicts In Eastern Africa – International Negotiation) & Pallo Jordan (Letters To My Comrades)
Facilitator: Prof Adekeye Adebajo

Tickets for the SABF 2018 Programme are available on Webtickets from as little as R40.00


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