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    07-Feb-2017 to 17:59

    New BEAC Governor assumes office

    APA – Douala (Cameroon) — The new governor of the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), Chad’s Abbas Mahamat Tolli has assumed office at the bank’s headquarters in Yaoundé, APA learned Tuesday.

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    07-Feb-2017 to 17:49

    Cameroon to feature ten films at FESPACO

    APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Cameroon will present ten films in the official competition at the Ouagadougou Pan African Film Festival (FESPACO), which will be held from February 25 to March 4 in the Burkinabe capital.

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    01-Feb-2017 to 06:13

    Botswana suspends permits for wildlife research film makers

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism on Wednesday announced that it was suspending the issuance of new permits for environmental research, film-making, photography with immediate effect until further notice.

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    16-Jan-2017 to 09:41

    S/African jazz icon Thandi Klassen dies, Zuma pays tribute

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has described jazz singer Thandi Klaasen’s passing as a tragic loss to the nation, APA has learnt.

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    24-Dec-2016 to 13:50

    Moroccan monarch picks up Mandela Peace Prize

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Mandela Peace Prize for this year has been awarded to Morocco’s King Mohammed VI, the Mandela Institute of Paris announced.

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    15-Dec-2016 to 12:03

    Swaziland gears up for Incwala cultural festival

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is expected to literally come to a standstill for the better part of Saturday as the country observes of the Incwala cultural ceremony.

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    09-Dec-2016 to 20:16

    Cameroon’s Manu Dibango leads war on music piracy

    APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Renowned saxophonist, Manu Dibango will this weekend, along with other music celebrities, and about 30 others take part in a series of activities to send a strong message against piracy in Cameroon.

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