APPG for Africa

The APPG for Africa held its last AGM on the 15th October 2019 and its inaugural meeting after the December 2019 general election on the 8th January 2020. The inaugural meeting saw the election of the APPG’s officers by the members and the agreement on thematic focus areas for the year ahead, which are detailed in the Annual Report. 




The incumbent elected Officers of the APPG for Africa are listed below. 


Chi Onwurah MP


Co-Chair from the House of Lords              
Lord Chidgey (Joint East Africa Lead)


Pauline Latham MP (Joint East Africa Lead)            
Lord McConnell (Central Africa and West Africa Lead)
Lord Purvis (North Africa Lead)
Lord Oates (Southern Africa Lead)
Baroness Northover (Joint Southern Africa Lead)

Kim Johnson MP


Patrick Grady MP


Baroness Uddin


Hon. President


Hon. Vice-Presidents     
Baroness Chalker of Wallasey
Lord Lea of Crondall
Lord Giddens


Active members

Anne McLaughlin MP

Mark Fletcher MP

Fleur Anderson MP

Navendu Mishra MP

Theo Clarke MP

Baroness Barker

Lord Popat

Lord Anthony St. John

Laurence Robertson MP