Forgiveness, Reconciliation and Modern Day Slavery

Forgiveness, Reconciliation and Modern Day Slavery

Sun 12th NovStart time  5.0pmFinish time 7.30pm

Forgiveness, Reconciliation and Modern Day Slavery

Location – Al Abbas Mosque, Clifton Road, Balsall Heath, B12 8SX

We will start with showing the video of our visit to Cape Coast Castle in Ghana last year, where slaves were held in appalling conditions before being shipped across the Atlantic to the Americas.

This will be followed by a Panel discussion with

Shaykh Mohammed Nuru, who originated in Ghana and is Imam at Al Abbas Mosque

Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra, who participated in the visit and is Imam in Leicester

Bhai Sahib, Bhai Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia, Chairman, Guru Nanak Nishkam Sewak Jatha (GNNSJ)

Claire Bowman, Quaker, and a member of the Birmingham of the Birmingham City of Sanctuary Board.

MC – Dr Peter Rookes, Joint Secretary, Birmingham Council of Faiths, who also participated in the visit to Cape Coast Castle.

Josef Boehle will speak about the Peace Charter for Forgiveness and Reconciliation

Letlapa Mphalele from South Africa will be invited to address us

We will conclude the event with an address from Cllr Nicky Brennan, Cabinet Member for Social Justice, Community Safety, and Equalities .


Contact Shenaz Sajan

The event is finished.


Nov 12 2023


5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Nov 12 2023
  • Time: 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm