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With a staff of six executives and auxiliaries throughout the region, from Dosso, the cultural sector is understaffed. The management recently received two ladies called from the national civic service. The region has five public reading libraries each managed by a librarian supported by the community.
Nigerian filmmakers have sold nearly 100 films to local public and private television channels. These films will be broadcast free of charge as part of the fight against COVID-19. This transfer of broadcasting rights to local televisions is estimated at more than 105 million FCFA, according to the Director General of the National Center of Cinematography of Niger (CNCN) Mr. Sani Magori.
The Council of Ministers met today, Friday, October 25, 2019, in the usual room of the deliberations, under the presidency of His Excellency, Mr. ISSOUFOU MAHAMADOU, President of the Republic, President of the Council of Ministers.
As the 79-member African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries negotiate a post-2020 relationship with the European Union (EU), culture is being presented as an untapped sector that can contribute to the further development of the region.
The President of the Republic Issoufou Mahamadou proceeded, Saturday, October 19, 2019 to the Palais des Congrès in Niamey, at the opening of the 5th Meeting of Ministers in charge of Culture of the member countries of the ACP Group (Africa-Caribbean-Pacific).
The ministers of culture of the member countries of the Africa-Caribbean-Pacific Group (ACP), will be conclave in Niamey, from 17 to 20 October. The announcement was made on Monday, October 14, during a press conference held at the Maison de la presse, by the Minister of Cultural Renaissance, Arts and Social Modernization, Mr. Assoumana Malam Issa.