CULTURE

31-Jul-2019 to 15:21

Italy to restore ancient Ethiopia obelisk

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An Italian mission of experts is at the archaeological site in Ethiopia's Tigray State where it is assessing the situation on the ground and submit a proposal for an urgent intervention to sustain the Axum obelisk.

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15-Jul-2019 to 14:19

eSwatini gov’t bans public magic show

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Swatis have been left ruing a missed opportunity to witness the art of wizardly at work after the government outlawed a contest pitting the country’s witchdoctors that was set for the end of July.

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12-Jun-2019 to 21:56

Kenya hosts Africa's meeting of music record labels

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is hosting the first Sub-Sahara Africa Regional Meeting of music licensing companies (MLCs) and record labels which kicked off in Nairobi on Wednesday.

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15-May-2019 to 17:32

US musician Michael Bolton defers Mozambique tour

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A Maputo-based entertainment publicist, BDQ Concertos has announced that the concert of the American musician, songwriter and singer Michael Bolton, initially scheduled for August in Maputo, Mozambique has been postponed to the first quarter of next year.

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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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