Members of Liverpool’s Igbo community like to meet up regularly for good food and a dance, but this time they’re joining together for a special reason.
Their community centre, known as ‘Igbo House’, has fallen into a state of disrepair and they’re hoping to raise funds to repair the building.
Igbo people are native to south-central and south-eastern Nigeria, and are one of the largest ethnic groups in Africa.
BBC Africa’s Nyasha Michelle went along to find out how they’re getting on.
First published 17.11.19: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-africa-50426579/igbo-community-in-liverpool-like-a-home-from-home
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