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More than 25,000 people attended the Bushfire Festival in Swaziland this weekend, one of the most prominent music events in Africa.
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Thousands of Ghanaians thronged James Town in Accra over the weekend to participate in the annual Chalewote Street Art Festival.The annual event brings together local artists to showcase and discuss ways to develop the arts industry.
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In Ghana, there's just one week left of the country's traditional month long harvest festival Called "homowo". The celebration has been marked for generations by Ghana's traditional Ga tribe. Our correspondent Katerina Vittozzi went to one town on the out
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An Ethiopian film has been making a splash not just at home. Lamb is the first Ethiopian film ever to be screened at the Cannes Film Festival in France and more recently, it premiered for local film lovers in Addis Ababa.
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The 2nd Fringe Festival kicked off in Cape Town, with a variety of unique and edgy performances on offer for audiences to choose from. Unlike large scale theater performances that usually attract dedicated theater aficionados, the Fringe festival is all a
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South Africa's annual Hermanus whale festival got under way in Western Cape where locals and tourists have descended upon the small seaside town to get a glimpse of the whales. The whale festival has become a major economic boost for the town and restaura
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The 8th Algiers International Cartoon Festival held in Algeria attracted artists from 30 countries who are showcasing their art. CCTV's Maria Galang reports
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Despite Libya's deteriorating security environment, and electricity and fuel shortages, more than 150 Libyan companies and farmers from across the war-torn nation showcase their dates at the annual Tripoli date festival
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Hundreds of Ugandan twins have gathered in the capital Kampala to celebrate an annual festival. The twins, together with their families and friends, came out to share their life's experiences. CCTV's Hillary Ayesiga has that report.
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Cairo is hosting its annual International Film Festival. On opening night, regional and continental stars took to the red carpet. This year's festival is a little different, though. 2016 is the year of culture between China and Egypt, so a record number o
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Zimbabwe arts festival: Artists turn rubbish into beauty. Zimbabwe is hosting the Harare International Festival of the Arts this week. In a country dealing with cash shortages, power outages and high unemployment, artists have been striving to reveal a be
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Tunisia is hosting one of its most prestigious film festivals. The Carthage Festival got under way at the weekend for an impressive 28th edition. 180 African and international films have been submitted this year.