Africa All-Party Parliamentary Group

Title Africa All-Party Parliamentary Group
Purpose To raise the profile of African and pan-African issues in Parliament.
Category Country Group
Role Name Party
Chair & Registered Contact Chi Onwurah Labour
Honorary President Lord Steel of Aikwood Liberal Democrat
Co-Chair Lord Chidgey Liberal Democrat
Honorary Vice-President Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead Labour
Honorary Vice-President Lord Lea of Crondall Labour
Honorary Vice-President Baroness Chalker of Wallasey Conservative
Vice-Chair (North Africa) Lord Purvis of Tweed Liberal Democrat
Vice-Chair (Southern Africa) Lord Oates Liberal Democrat
Vice-Chair (West Africa) Baroness Northover Liberal Democrat
Vice-Chair (Central Africa) Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale Labour
Vice-Chair (West Africa) Anne McLaughlin Scottish National Party
Vice-Chair (East Africa) Jeremy Lefroy Conservative
Vice-Chair (East Africa) Pauline Latham Conservative
Secretary Patrick Grady Scottish National Party
Treasurer Baroness Uddin Non-affiliated

Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chi Onwurah MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7114. Email: [email protected].


Public Enquiry Point:

Lailah Nesbitt Ahmed, Office of Lord Oates, Desk 6-13, Room 6-07, 1 Millbank, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 8922. Email: [email protected]



Royal African Society acts as the group’s secretariat.


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