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With the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria

It was a great evening on Tuesday 21st January 2020  with  the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Ms. Mary Beth Leonard at her residence on the invitation of American Music Concert with Huntertones Band. The performance of  the Band was awesome. Afidff commends the Ambassador for her love for documentaries and her effort in promoting cultural…
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The AFIDFF Team Visit to US Embassy

The AFIDFF team  on 15th October, 2019 met with the leadership of the Cultural Affairs Section of the US Embassy and was received by Sterling D. Tilley Jr  to express their appreciation for the support of the Embassy at the just concluded Program of Nigeria @ 59 with the theme; Our Strength in Diversity: Retelling…
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AFIDFF visits National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) Executive Director/ CEO

Today 12th September,2019. The AFIDFF team paid a courtesy visit to Dr. Faisal Shuaibu, Executive Director/CEO National Primary Health Care  Development  Agency (NPHCDA). The Director received the team with joy as he briefed us on government efforts in achieving universal health coverage. The AFIDFF team congratulated the agency for achieving 3 years of Polio free…
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Visit to Mahesh Swaminathan MD, the Country Director, CDC Nigeria

In the build up to our Independence day event, on Monday 21st September 2019. The AFIDFF team paid a courtesy visit to Mahesh Swaminathan MD, the Country Director, CDC Nigeria, US center for Disease Control and Prevention Abuja. It was an engaging time as we discussed the role of CDC in Universal Health delivery in…
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Independence Day Documentary Challenge and Screening

The African International Documentary Festival Foundation held its first edition of the Independence Day Documentary Challenge and Screening on Thursday, 26th September 2019 at the Banquet hall of the National Centre for Women Development Abuja, Nigeria.  The event which was organised in commemoration of Nigeria’s 59th Independence day indeed recorded a huge success as guests of…
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From The President AFIDFF

I would like to first say that it is an honor and a privilege to work with AFIDFF. This Foundation, Festival and Web Platform are very special because they provide an essential form of demarginalization through storytelling and documentaries. Africa is an important and necessary component that should be included in the Global narratives. For…
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AFIDFF Honors Icon of Unity. Her Excellency, Dame Pauline Tallen Honorable Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development Nigeria

It was a wonderful one as the  leadership of AFIDFF met with the Honorable Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, an avid lover of development and capacity building of Women and Youth on Tuesday 10th September, 2019 The Minister was pleased with the  objective of the foundation and congratulated the AFIDFF…
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Partnering with NTA to showcase our African Heritage

African Intl Documentary Festival Foundation (AFIDFF) with great desire to be a front liner agent of development, again our team met with the Director-General of National Television Authority (NTA) to discuss more on our partnership and draw up plans on how to effect the necessary developments in the society through documentary. With AFIDFF, there is…
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AFIDFF Move to End Polio through Documentary; Lends voice to a Dreamer

The much Anticipated End polio Awareness campaign organized by the African International Documentary Festival Foundation to mark the 2018 world polio day which held on the 23rd of October 2018 ended on a high note as prevailing issues in the fight against polio were expounded and Notable talents discovered. The event was described as a…
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Visit to the Plateau state Commissioner of Information

Just yesterday, we paid a visit to the Plateau state Commissioner of Information. A lot was discussed, but then you have to stick with us to know more about it. Our documentary winner, @dorcassbello amongst other members of the team were also present.