CULTURE

29-Dec-2021 to 12:10

Huge New Year fireworks planned in Abidjan

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — A huge fireworks display to create a light show in the skyline of the Ivorian economic capital has been announced in Abidjan for Friday night to mark the advent of New Year 2022.

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08-Dec-2021 to 09:19

Cairo named Islamic world's 2022 capital of culture

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — The Egyptian capital Cairo has been named the 2022 capital of culture in the Islamic world by the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), APA can report on Wednesday.

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16-Nov-2021 to 15:26

Macky Sall memoire receives rave reviews in Arab world

APA - Cairo (Egypt) — A renowned Egyptian columnist, Souleymane Juda is impressed with the Arabic version of President Macky Sall’s book, “Le Senegal au Coeur” (Carrying Senegal in the Heart).

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11-Nov-2021 to 17:07

Benin royal treasures from France housed at Presidency

APA - Cotonou (Benin) — The artworks will undergo a three-month acclimatization to avoid any thermal shock, before being displayed in rooms accessible to the public.

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23-Oct-2021 to 08:42

Rwandan feature-length films showcased in Burkina Faso for FESPACO festival

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least seven Rwandan feature-length films are being showcased at the Palais des Sports complex i in the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (Fespaco), in Burkina Faso among those competing for honours, an official source confirmed to APA Friday in Kigali.

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13-Oct-2021 to 15:21

Marrakech to host African Dance Biennial

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Moroccan city of Marrakech will from 22 to 27 November, host the African Dance Biennial, organized as part of the 15th edition of the International Festival of Contemporary Dance.

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29-Sep-2021 to 10:55

Accra as UNESCO's World Book capital 2023

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian capital Accra has won the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) highly competitive World Book Capital for the year 2023 award, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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