CULTURE

15-May-2019 to 11:13

Ethiopia's national park gets boost from UNINESCO

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) Secretariat has released initial emergency assistance budget for Ethiopia's Simien Mountains National Park as part of its effort to rehabilitate the the park.

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10-May-2019 to 16:44

Ethiopia to participate in 2019 Cannes Film Festival

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia will participate for the first time at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival in the African Pavilion, Official from Tourism Ethiopia announced.

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20-Apr-2019 to 21:36

Ramaphosa visits Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder

APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa paid a courtesy visit to the home of the founder of the multi-Grammy Award-winning acapella music group Ladysmith Black Mambazo on Saturday.

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18-Apr-2019 to 11:31

Bolloré to build 20 cinemas in Africa

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The Bolloré Group aims to build 20 cinemas in Africa, Philippe Labonne, the General Manager of the French group, has announced.

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22-Mar-2019 to 17:05

Rwandan movie wins award at African Film Festival

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — One of the latest films from Rwandan director Joel Karekezi entitled "‘The Mercy of the Jungle" won an award at the just concluded annual Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) currently taking place in Egypt, a reliable source confirmed Friday to APA in Kigali.

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22-Mar-2019 to 07:13

Equal use of all S/African languages a human right – Ramaphosa

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African government has dedicated this year’s Human Rights Day commemorations to the promotion of indigenous languages, including sign languages, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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21-Mar-2019 to 14:06

Britain returns Ethiopian emperor’s hair

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Britain has lived up to its promise made to Ethiopia last month by returning the hair of Emperor Tewodors II.

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