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    15-Oct-2014 to 09:47

    Board approves 79 new movies in Nigeria

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria\'s National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) says that 79 movies were verified and approved to enter the entertainment market in September.

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    14-Oct-2014 to 15:51

    S/African minister to grace US music festival

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture Rejoice Mabudafhasi is expected to speak at the on-going Ubuntu Music and Arts of South Africa Festival being held in New York City, United States, his office said Tuesday.

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    13-Oct-2014 to 10:19

    SABC must promote culture, heritage – Minister

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The state-owned South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has a crucial role to play in the promotion and protection of culture and heritage, South African Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has said.

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    10-Oct-2014 to 10:45

    Jamaican artiste cancels Zimbabwe show over Ebola fears

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Jamaican reggae artiste Konshens has cancelled his much-awaited Zimbabwean show due to safety Ebola fears, organisers said Friday.

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    04-Oct-2014 to 20:46

    Nigeria\'s First Lady wants harmful practices against widows abolished

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria\'s First Lady Patience Jonathan has called for the abolition of all harmful practices against widows in the country.

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    25-Sep-2014 to 12:33

    S/Africa on track to achieving common heritage - Ramaphosa

    APA-Orkney (South Africa) — South Africa is heading towards the right direction of bridging the racial gap, where all people will be bound by a common diverse heritage, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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    25-Sep-2014 to 12:28

    Zuma sends New Year wishes to South Africa’s Jewish community

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — While South Africans across the country celebrated Heritage Day, the country’s Jewish community also gathered in their homes and synagogues to usher in Rosh Hashanah, an occasion that celebrates the Jewish New Year, on Wednesday.

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