Father Columba Nnorom to Guest Speak at Perry Memorial Library Thursday, July 18th, 2013

The Perry Memorial Library is honored to host Father Columba Nnorom on Thursday, July 18, 2013, from 6:00-7:30 in the Farm Bureau Room. In honor of Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday, he will be presenting “How Catholics and Protestants Fought for Freedom for Mandela & for South Africa.” Light refreshments will be provided and this fascinating, first-hand account is free and open to the public.

His discussion will include his part in the struggle to free Mandela during his incarceration as well as the cooperation between Christians, both Catholics and Protestants, during those years. Father Nnorom currently holds a PhD in Political Science from Howard University and specializes in the areas of American Government, International Relations, and African Politics/History.