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    20-Nov-2014 to 09:56

    Sudan orders female TV presenters to wear Islamic dresses

    APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan has ordered the female presenters working in state television to strictly abide by the Islamic dress code.

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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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