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15 Jan
When the 28th edition of the Pan-African Film and TV Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) opens in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on February 25, twenty-nine films will be competing for the festival top prize..
30 Oct 2021
Temi Ami-Williams, lead actress in the award-winning Nigerian feature film, Eyimofe (This Is My Desire), made history at the just concluded FESPACO 2021 in Ouagadougou, where she emerged Best Young Actor from West Africa.
25 Oct 2021
Temi Ami-Williams, star of the award-winning Nigerian feature film EYIMOFE (This Is My Desire), has made history by becoming the second Nigerian actor to win a prize at Africa's biggest and most prestigious film festival, the Pan African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou. Miss Ami-Williams won the FESPACO Prize for the Best Young Actor…
23 Oct 2021
Delegates attending the Festival Panafricain du Cinéma de Ouagadougou otherwise called FESPACO had a feel of Nigeria on Wednesday, as notable filmmaker and CEO of KAP and KAP Hub, Kunle Afolayan..
10 Sep 2021
Seventeen films are in competition next month for the top prize at the 2021 edition of FESPACO, Africa's top cinema and TV festival, organizers said Thursday. FESPACO 2021 - the Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou or Festival panafricain du cinéma et de la télévision de Ouagadougou - is taking place in the Burkinabe…
27 Oct 2019
In African Cinema, and considering the various dynamics through which cinematic practices are channelled via the unusual, thriving and yet, competing platforms, I have come to the conclusion...
19 Jun 2016
Naked, the new film by provocative Director, Jean-Pierre Bekolo will premiere at the ongoing Durban International Film Festival. The festival opened on June 16 and would run until June 26.


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Pope Francis appealed Sunday to the people of South Sudan to lay down their "weapons of hatred" at an open-air mass on the final day of his pilgrimage to a country blighted by violence and poverty. Large crowds of ecstatic worshippers streamed into the John Garang Mausoleum in the capital Juba to see the 86-year-old…
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At least 23 people have died in hundreds of forest fires whipped up amid a blistering heat wave in south central Chile, a senior government official said Saturday night. "We want to mourn the passing of 23 persons," said Deputy Interior Minister Manuel Monsalve, adding that 979 people have been injured in the fires. Monsalve…
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A cargo train derailed in the midwestern United States, sparking a massive fire and triggering the release of small amounts of vinyl chloride, a hazardous chemical, officials said Saturday. No injuries or fatalities were reported after around 50 cars of the 140-car train came off the tracks late Friday near the Ohio-Pennsylvania state border. The…
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As the 2023 general elections approach, the Sultan of Sokoto and the President of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, (NSCIA), His Eminence, Muhammed Abubakar the III, and the President, of the Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN), Archbishop Daniel Okoh, have called on Nigerians to eschew ethnoreligious sentiments and vote credible candidates that will revive the economy and ensure fairness and justice in the country.
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Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has died in Dubai aged 79 after a long illness, the army said Sunday.