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Fabric of Courage: Highlighting the Role of CBAAC in Propagating, Promoting Black and African Art 

This Day 15 Apr 2024
As an agency, CBAAC is expectedly saddled with the statutory responsibility of promoting and propagating Black and African Art and cultural heritage in its totality.  ... Cultural Heritage. .
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South Africa has an unhealthy relationship with alcohol

Mail Guardian South Africa 15 Apr 2024
Whether it is consumed at a lekker braai, popping bottles at the club or drinking at an “after tears” to celebrate the life of a deceased loved one, alcohol consumption in South Africa has become an embedded culture.
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The flag of the International Criminal Court flies on the Foreign Office building in London, 17 July 2018
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Africa has a chance to counter pitfalls of international criminal justice

Mail Guardian South Africa 15 Apr 2024
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Creativita Fashion sets sights on international stage after Black Diamonds collaboration

B & FT Online 14 Apr 2024
The event, held to mark Black History Month, featured a mesmerising runway showcasing the fusion of African culture and heritage through fabulously crafted outfits ... African culture like never before.
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Market for African Performing Arts of Abidjan held in Cote d'Ivoire

Xinhua 14 Apr 2024
Dancers perform at the opening of the Market for African Performing Arts of Abidjan, a cultural event in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, April 13, 2024.
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NY's Met Museum shifts focus to African art, history in bid for diversity

Hindustan Times 14 Apr 2024
The iconic museum, situated on Fifth Avenue across from Central Park since 1870, thus hopes to shine a brighter light on its 4,000 African works, produced by more than 200 cultures from what today are nearly 40 sub-Saharan African countries.
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Mr Eazi expands further into sports betting with choplife.ci

B & FT Online 14 Apr 2024
marks a significant milestone in Mr Eazi’s journey within the iGaming industry, reflecting his dedication to African entertainment and digital innovation ... “This marks a new era in African entertainment.
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Faith Ringgold, pioneering Black quilt artist and author, dies at 93

Detroit news 14 Apr 2024
Soon after, Ringgold produced a series of 12 quilt paintings titled “The French Collection,” again weaving narrative, biographical and African American cultural references and Western art.
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Faith Ringgold, whose art made quilts a potent canvas, dies at 93

CNN 14 Apr 2024
“I became fascinated with the ability of art to document the time, place, and cultural identity of the artist,” she told the Museum of Modern Art. “How could I, as an African American woman artist, ...
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Food, Music, and Unity: Back to Your Village Food Festival Celebrates Ghana’s Heritage

B & FT Online 14 Apr 2024
This wasn’t just a food festival; it was a cultural immersion ... Sponsors like Frytol, Fortune Rice, Miss Cookie Spices, Pan African Savings and Loans, Everpack, and GBFoods have played a vital role in making this cultural extravaganza a success.
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Behind the political spin of Zuma’s MK party

Mail Guardian South Africa 14 Apr 2024
There is also an anti-colonial element to Zuma’s project in the form of claims to affirm African culture and reject white and Western domination ... As with claims to restore the standing of African ...
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Election 2024: Which political party has a better plan in fighting corruption, addressing your safety ...

Independent online (SA) 14 Apr 2024
... not limited to, enhanced training programmes for new officers in the police service to establish a culture of discipline and respect for the uniform,” said Khoza.South African Police Service recruits.
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Cimafunk makes history at Coachella as first Cuban artist to perform, redefining contemporary Cuban music scene

Hindustan Times 14 Apr 2024
Download Now! ... Afrofusion ... His music has also become a mingling of African cultures that explores Afro-Latin identity throughout the Americas. The "cima" in Cimafunk refers to cimarrones, enslaved African people who escaped and formed free settlements.
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With Kalispell Show, Sona Jobarteh Looks to Continue the Kora’s Musical Transcendence

Flathead Beacon 14 Apr 2024
In a 2021 profile of Jobarteh, the New York Times described a griot as a musician or poet who fills a broader role in West African culture, including by playing the kora, and being knowledgeable about ...

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