Articles about the media in Africa

South Africa : dti Supports Emerging Black Filmmakers

The dti to Spend R100 Million to Support Emerging Black Filmmakers The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will have spent R100 million to support emerging black filmmakers through the South Africa Emerging Black Filmmakers Incentive by the end of March 2018. This was announced by the Director of Film Production at the dti, […]

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West Africa Griot videos

I like this video of a rural griot in Mali because it reminds me of griots I have heard and met.

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APO Appointed as Official Newswire for the 12th Edition of DISCOP AFRICA, Africa’s Premier Industry Gathering for TV and Online Content

Basic Lead LLC ( has today announced that APO ( will be the Official Newswire of the 12th Edition of DISCOP AFRICA (, Africa’s premier industry gathering for TV and online content to be held at Sofitel Ivoire Hotel in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, May 31st to June 2, 2016. Launched in 2008, DISCOP AFRICA is […]

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Young Tunisian Film Makers Warn of Risks of Irregular Migration

GENEVA, Switzerland, December 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM Tunisia has launched an awareness campaign to warn young people about the risks of irregular migration, as the country marks International Migrants Day on 18th December.

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