CULTURE

08-Jun-2021 to 13:13

Ramaphosa mourns veteran S/African actor

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the late veteran South African stage and screen actor Shaleen Surtie-Richards who died on Monday in Cape Town, his office said on Tuesday.

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03-May-2021 to 12:10

S/Africa: Zulu royal family’s succession battle spills to court

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Trouble is brewing in South Africa’s Zulu Royal Family following the late Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini’s first wife’s decision to seek the court’s assistance in the execution of his will a month after he died at a hospital.

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26-Apr-2021 to 15:46

S/African filmmakers win Oscar award for documentary

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Two South African filmmakers, Pippa Ehrlich and James Reed, scooped the coveted Oscar award for Best Documentary Feature Film, “My Octopus Teacher”, during a ceremony held in Los Angeles on Sunday night.

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15-Apr-2021 to 12:47

Young Rwanda writer scoops global award

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A 21-year-old Rwandan writer Obed Imbahafi has emerged as the winner of the written category for global youth storytelling on neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), APA learnt Thursday from authoritative sources.

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09-Apr-2021 to 21:39

Protect Africa’s heritage sites - SA minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — African culture ministers should work together to support engagements geared towards the profiling, protection and promotion of the continent’s heritage property, South African Sport, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa said on Friday.

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01-Apr-2021 to 19:04

MEDI 1 TV offers a platform to Hassani culture

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The continuous news channel will broadcast on Thursday, April 8, 2021, a special evening programme dedicated to the Hassani culture in the Moroccan heritage.

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18-Mar-2021 to 09:10

"Covid-19 will end but workplace culture will never be the same"

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The onset of Covid-19 had organisations across the globe scrambling to find solutions to the sudden and widespread shift to remote work.

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