Parties You Missed: White House hosts African leaders

August 11, 2014

On Thursday, the White House hosted a “not a State Dinner” dinner for more than 50 African dignitaries and their spouses. All night long, Lionel Ritchie provided the entertainment for guests, which included Robert DeNiro and “Orange is the New Black” actress Uzo Aduba.

Here’s a look at the party you missed this week:

The White House held a "not a State Dinner" dinner in honor of more than 50 African-nation dignitaries and their spouses. Lionel Ritchie provided the entertainment in this week's party you missed. (Osman Malik and Jayne Orenstein/The Washington Post)

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