For Immediate Release
May 26, 2023
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Following our Ancestral Will: Moving Forward to Liberation

(Black PR Wire) Pittsburgh, PA - From July 7, through July 9, 2023, The National Black United Front(NBUF)will convene for its 44th National Convention at the Healthy Village Learning Institute 1102 Freemont Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 just outside of Pittsburgh.

NBUF National Chairman Kofi Taharka (Houston, Texas) and NBUF National Treasurer Lisa Quinn will welcome local and national speakers including:

  • NBUF Chair Emeritus Rev. Herbert Daughtry, House of The Lord Church Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Founding N BUF Member New York City Councilman Charles Barron;
  • NBUF National Vice- Chair of International Affairs Swatara Olushola (Virtual Report Rwanda East Africa);
  • Past N BUF Kansas City Chapter Chair Ajamu Webster (Virtual Report Ghana West Africa);
  • NBUF National Vice-Chair of Administration Jade Harriell (Wash., D.C.);
  • N BUF Kansas City Chair Shafeeqa Small (Kansas City, Missouri)

The convention will build on the 44-year N BUF legacy of social justice activism, humanitarian aid/relief and organizing for self-determination. Weekend topics will include Models for Black Unity, Coalition Building, Liberation Politics, Youth on Self-Determination, and Intergenerational Communications.

For convention registration, schedule, sponsorship, vending, and more information visit Please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok@TheRealNBUF.

Source: National Black United Front