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Open Letter to Minister for justice Re George Nkencho Aug 2, 2021

Due to the tension in the country at the moment regarding Mr George nkencho, our group have made a decision not to protest like other counties however we have decided to issue a statement on behalf of the African community here in Laois to the minister for justice, equality & law reforms, as par...

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AFRICAN SUPPORT GROUP TEAMS UP WITH PORTLAOISE FOOTBALL CLUB Nov 18, 2020

By Joe Barrett of Laois Nationalist (Original article sourced here) We thought that it would be a very positive news story compared to all the negative news that was circulating about racism’ – Aengus Burke Portlaoise AFC U-18 Team Manager Multiculturalism is alive and well and thriving in Laois...

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Culture Night 2022 at Dunamaise

Friday 23rd Sept, 7pm – 10pm (Open from 6pm), FREE Enjoy a delicious & entertain...

Laois Africa Day 2022

Celebrations for  Africa Day in Laois took place on the grounds of Portlaoise Leisure...

Join us for Laois Africa Day 2022 - Event Details

A Celebration of African Culture Laois County Council and Laois African Support Group have...