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Fanm Kanson Network, Gbenga Akinnagbe Launches Socially Responsible Brand Liberated People

There’s a popular phrase, quoted often and attributed to Ghandi, that asks us to be the change we wish to see in the world. It’s one of those phrases that empower. It asks individuals to think outside of themselves and realize the impact one person can have on communities worldwide.  It’s a tall order, but one that actor Gbenga Akinnagbe takes seriously as founder of Liberated People. Read...


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Liberated People launch event

Event Details

On Tuesday May 7, join actor, philanthropist and New York Times writer, Gbenga Akinnagbe, at Miss Lilly’s (132 West Houston Street, New York, NY) for the NYC launch of his lifestyle brand, Liberated People.

The inaugural event which is being touted using the offical hashtag #LBR8, will be hosted by WPIX news producer/correspondent and three-time Emmy nominated media professional,Ojinika Obiekwe.  It will feature:

  • Liberated People’s latest t-shirt collection
  • Cocktail specials and hors d’oeuvres sponsored by Heineken and Miss Lilly's
  • Liberated People branded giftbags, and 
  • Music by two popular NYC deejays, DJs Boima and