Thabo Mbeki throws weight behind Africa’s brain gain

Former president Thabo Mbeki has thrown his weight behind Africa’s brain gain, underlining its importance as a key step towards achieving the vision of an African renaissance. “Bringing Africa’s diaspora home is a critical part of achieving the vision of an African renaissance.  We are proud to be associated with Homecoming Revolution and share their […]

Homecoming Revolution spurs Africa’s brain gain in London

Around 800 attendees converged on London’s Olympia Conference Centre at the weekend for Homecoming Revolution’s Speed Meet Africa, demonstrating that the pull of home still resonates strongly among many expats. Advocate Thuli Madonsela, Time’s 100 most influential of 2014, delivered the inspirational keynote address, urging Africans in the diaspora to return home. She opened with […]

Angel Jones interview with 702

Homecoming Revolution CEO Angel Jones speaks to Talk Radio 702’s Xolani Gwala on 23 March 2015 on  Speed Meet Africa London held on 20 & 21 March. Around 800 attendees converged on the Olympia Conference Centre for the event, demonstrating that the pull of home still resonates strongly among many expats.

Opportunities for those wanting to return to Africa

The below article on Homecoming Revolution’s reverse ‘brain drain’ appeared on Fin24 on 17 March. At least 1 000 UK-based African professionals are gathering in London this week to meet with 25 pan-African employers who are flying in specially to woo them home with great opportunities. Homecoming Revolution’s Speed Meet Africa is taking place at […]

Nik Rabinowitz: Come home everybody!

South African comedian Nik Rabinowitz has an incredibly funny and inspirational message for South Africans abroad. “Sometimes we lose perspective. We go to other places and forget how great it is here. My message for you is come home guys, the sun is shining.” [iframe width=”550″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/RIifHOKpf1U” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen][/iframe] Whether you’re ready to join 359,000 […]

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