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    24-Jan-2018 to 17:58

    South African film nominated for Oscars

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — A South African film company has been nominated for an Oscar award for its work on “Revolting Rhyme,” a film nominated for Best Animated Short Film in Los Angeles, California (USA), APA can report Wednesday.

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    23-Jan-2018 to 12:28

    S/Africa: Zuma condoles with Hugh Masekela’s family

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has expressed “heartfelt condolences”, following from cancer of the internationally-acclaimed South African jazz artiste, legendary musician, cultural activist and liberation struggle veteran, Hugh Masekela.

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    23-Jan-2018 to 12:17

    Zuma condoles Masekela’s family on passing of iconic musician

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Jacob Zuma has expressed his “heartfelt condolences” following the cancer death of internationally acclaimed South African jazz artist, legendary musician, cultural activist and liberation struggle veteran Hugh Masekela in Witbank (a suburb of Johannesburg) on Tuesday.

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    23-Jan-2018 to 11:27

    South Africa: Jazz legend Hugh Masekela dies

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African jazz legend Hugh Masekela has died, aged 78, after a long illness from prostate cancer, his family announced on Tuesday.

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    18-Jan-2018 to 17:29

    Togo’s flagship fashion fest confirmed for February

    APA - Lomé (Togo) — The fifth edition of the International Fashion Festival known as “Fimo228” will open in the Togolese capital Lome next month with the participation of eight countries including the host, organizers confirmed on Wednesday.

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    14-Jan-2018 to 17:00

    Burkina premiers film on gender violence

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s celebrated film director, Fanta Regina Nacro, has released “Dix films pour un Combat” (Ten Films for a Fight), which critiques violence against women in her country.

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    05-Jan-2018 to 15:13

    Business comes to a standstill as Swazis take part in Incwala ceremony

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Business came to a standstill in Swaziland on Friday as the country participated in the annual Incwala cultural ceremony.

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