VIDEO: The Alchemist bar in Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya, finally releases statement as it apologises over racism and colorism practiced in queue KossyDerrickBlog KossyDerrickEnt

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Sunday, May 29, 2022

VIDEO: The Alchemist bar in Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya, finally releases statement as it apologises over racism and colorism practiced in queue

Information reaching Kossyderrickent has it that The Alchemist bar in Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya, has finally released statement as it apologises over racism and colorism practiced in queue. 

Taking to his Twitter page, Slim Daddy, shared a video showing the moment a bouncer was telling whites, Indians and blacks how to line up before entering the bar. 

According to information, it was reported that body guard told the blacks not to join the queues meant for the whites and Indians. 

Slim Daddy wrote: "How will we ever beat racism if we are racist against our own selves. Last week when I went to Alchemist there was a line for white and Indian people separate from the blacks’. One black guy tried using the line akachujwa immediately. This is sad really." 

Taking to its official Twitter page, The Alchemist bar, tendered an apology to Black people and other affected people. 



The management of the Alchemist is aware of the video circulating and has reached out to the individuals to get more information. 

"If you or anyone you know was involved in this, please reach out to us at [email protected] or DM us and we will organise a round table discussion to discuss the issues raised and plan a way forward together. 

"Since we opened our doors, The Alchemist has always been a home to creators, partners, musicians and customers from different backgrounds. It's clear from the responses so far that we needed to do better to ensure that our mission is upheld every single moment of every day..."




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