ART AND CULTURE STORIES

29/7/2014

Nigeria's film industry finds new audiences online

Virtual Nollywood comes alive on "Netflix of Africa"

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New book on Tanzania launchedBy HENRY MWANGONDE in Dar es Salaam | Tuesday, July 22  2014 at  10:43

Widow of former Tanzanian President Julius Nyerere Maria with author Urmila Jhaveri display a new book, Dancing with destiny. Looking on is Tanzania’s Asian Development Association (Tada) chairman Shabir Abji. PHOTO | SALIM SHAO |

New title details origin and role of Asians in East African state

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Nelson Mandela memorabilia auctionedBy BBC | Friday, July 18  2014 at  12:41

A chess set depicting South African politicians from either side of the apartheid divide. PHOTO | BBC |

Sale items expected to raise around $450,000 for charity

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Botswana 'stalker' poetess ecstatic about Kenya dateBy MTOKOZISI DUBE in Gaborone | Wednesday, July 16  2014 at  18:19

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Berry Heart can't wait to meet Nigerian great Wole Soyinka

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Kenyan wins Caine Prize for African WritingBy EVELYNE MUSAMBI in Nairobi | Tuesday, July 15  2014 at  10:50

Kenya’s Okwiri Oduor. |

Writer Okwiri Oduor's victory announced at the Bodleian Library in Oxford

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South African Nobel laureate Gordimer diesBy BBC | Monday, July 14  2014 at  16:27

Nadine Gordimer. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Anti-apartheid literature writer takes her final bow

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Sierra Leone excluded from regional showbiz gala over EbolaBy KEMO CHAM in Freetown | Friday, July 11  2014 at  14:51

Participants at the 2013 edition of East Africa's version of Project Fame singing their hearts out. PHOTO | FILE |

Youth anger in Freetown with MTN Project Fame organisers comes to a boil

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