Councillor Favour Ezeifedi will be one of The Key Speakers at The Commonwealth for Africa 2020 taking place at Middlesvbrough.   Information about her can be found below

 Councillor Favour Ezeifedi–A passionate Campaigner for Equality and Fairness.

Favour is a social worker, a councillor and a mother.

Overcoming adversity and challenges in herpersonal and professional life enabled her to understand the needs of the less privileged and inspired her desire to contribute to making a difference.

Before migrating to the UK through the Highly Skilled Work Permit, Favour hada very successful career in telecommunication working across African countries.

Having witnessed first-hand the level of injustice and deprivation within struggling families in a local Watford school where she as a school governor,Favour was determined to change this narrative. This led her to become deeply involved in her local community through various voluntary organisations and faith groups. She quickly became an advocate for other parents and a role model in the community.

Favour has worked as a front line social work in many local authorities including Brent, Hillingdon and Hertfordshire County Council. Favour is the Chief Executive Officer of a social work consultancy group:





This year’s 2020 event is a two (2) day interactive&empowering event as a retreat to explore African Community Prospects in 2020 & Beyond.

About this Event

Theme: African Community Prospects in 2020 and Beyond

Happy prosperous new year to you. As you recall our Big Shout out went to Luke Pottage – Graduate Intern @ Student Recruitment & Marketing, Teesside University for a well-planned and successful Commonwealth for Africa 2019 event held on Friday 15 March 2019.

Here is the link to last year event

Here we come again, as we are aspiring to keep it fun, more exciting, engaging and inclusive.


If you require assistance for an affordable hotel reservation please contact Number : 07404817935

This year’s event is a two day interactive and empowering event as a retreat for stakeholders and all parties concerned with the journey of rebuilding homes and support of African families within the UK. Our guests will be travelling from Ireland, Scotland, Bradford, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Newcastle and Oxford. Would you like to partner or sponsor, please email us at for further discussion on possible partnership and sponsorship.

Day 1: Friday 6 March 2020

11am – Strategic Meeting with Sue Butcher – Director, Children in Care, Middlesbrough Council

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Student Union Building, Teesside University, TS1 3BA

6pm – Commonwealth Praise Night Unlimited

Venue: RCCG OUR SAVIOURS PARISH, 110-112 Norton Rd, Stockton-on-Tees TS20 2AQ . For directions please contact 07957730151

Guest Minister : Dr Sola Adesola

Day 2 : Saturday 7 March 2020

11.00am – 16.00

Venue : Middlesbrough Citadel Salvation Army, Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ

Keynote Speaker : Councillor Favour Ezeifedi

Award Presentation, Child Protection Workshop, Showcase of Business, Networking and Signpost on Jobs/ Business Opportunities.

For general enquiries, please call:

Ola: 07404817935

Osiobe: 07440684777

James: 07852986998

Esther: 07597372302


Please note, both days are going to involve a fundraising session, feel free to come with your goodwill donations, raffle draw gifts and items to support the work of Save The Woman


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