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Floodgates were opened for many musicians last year after the Government announced a new policy designed to promote works of up and coming local artists.
Chairman and Managing Director of Rimax Institute, Chief Livinus I. Okwara, has called for a compilation of Nigerian authors to enable the government know the needs of such authors and respond to them.
The 'National Prize of Culture and Arts' in the category of literature was won by the writer, Artur Pestana 'Pepetela' who was the highlight of the ceremony in that category, for his achievements over the past twelve months.
The Angolan singer Valdemar Bastos is engaged in a project meant to create an African orchestra, integrating musicians from Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau and Cote D'ivoire.
According to UNESCO, in the 18 years to 1998, annual world trade-related to 'cultural industries' quadrupled from US$95 to US$388 billion. In light of the importance of cultural industries on economic strength, Zimbabwe must move to excel in its cultural work so as not to lose its cultural heritage and resources to those who simply know better how to use them.
For decades now, Cairo's famed Egyptian Museum has needed redefining and modernising. Those who run it say the revolution has begun.