An event this weekend celebrates the more than 100,000 sub-saharan Africans that live in Columbus.
The Columbus African Festival will feature food, poetry, music, and more. The event is the first ever of its kind in the area.
Today on All Sides Weekend with Clare Roth, we discuss the celebration and African culture.
- Naki Akrobettoe, Ghanian Columbus-based poet
- Ibrahima Sew, recorder for Ohio New African Immigrant Commission
- Barth Shepkong, co-creator of the Columbus African Festival