Fadhili Maghiya


Sub-Sahara Advisory Panel (SSAP)

Fadhili is the director of Sub-Sahara Advisory Panel (SSAP) a network of African communities in Wales working in international development and across Wales. At SSAP, he manages a team working on local and international projects (mainly in Sub-Saharan Africa).

Fadhili is also the founder and director of Watch-Africa: Wales’ African Film Festival. Having started the festival in 2013, it has grown to become one of the leading festival in the UK focusing on African cinema.

He is a board member for Cardiff Community Housing Association and The National Community Lotter Fund Wales, RSA Fellow and Arts Associate at Arts Council Wales. Loves running, playing footballer and a healthy debate.