The creative industry is a major tool for Africa’s GDP growth

The creative industry is a major tool for Africa’s GDP growth

Africa’s creative industry represents a potent instrument that could grow the GDP of African countries and pull the continent’s youth out of poverty, Prof. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank), said at the two-day Creative Africa Nexus (CANEX) at the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) in Durban, South Africa.

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FAME Week Africa
On Dec 22, 2021
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Call for applications: Stand Foundation leadership programme in SA

Call for applications: Stand Foundation leadership programme in SA

The Stand Foundation in South Africa is calling on creatives to apply for its Leadership Initiative programme.

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FAME Week Africa
On Nov 19, 2021
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Women in FAME: Challenges, opportunities and how women in leadership can impact on a changing landscape

Women in FAME: Challenges, opportunities and how women in leadership can impact on a changing landscape

Gender stereotypes and related expectations continue to plague women across all industries around the world, and the FAME industry is certainly no exception. 

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FAME Week Africa
On Nov 11, 2021
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Meet the sizzling local cast of the upcoming Showmax Original, Ghana Jollof

Meet the sizzling local cast of the upcoming Showmax Original, Ghana Jollof

The cast of the first Showmax Original comedy series in West Africa, Ghana Jollof, is revealed. Starring Basketmouth and more. The countdown has officially begun as the cast of the first Showmax Original comedy series

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FAME Week Africa
On Sep 20, 2021
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Women in FAME: Challenges, opportunities and how women in leadership can impact on a changing landscape

FAME Week Africa Nov 11, 2021
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Gender stereotypes and related expectations continue to plague women across all industries around the world, and the FAME industry is certainly no exception. 

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Meet the sizzling local cast of the upcoming Showmax Original, Ghana Jollof

FAME Week Africa Sep 20, 2021
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The cast of the first Showmax Original comedy series in West Africa, Ghana Jollof, is

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Riaad Moosa’s ‘New Material’ returns to the big screen this October

FAME Week Africa Sep 17, 2021
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The award-winning South African comedy, ‘Material’, returns with a sequel in 2021, starring popular comedian,

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Gallo acquires stake in Content Connect Africa

FAME Week Africa Sep 13, 2021
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By Butchie Seroto Gallo Music Investments has completed its 45% equity purchase of Africa’s biggest independent content

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The Labia sits with the famous Chinese Theatre in LA in world’s most beautiful cinemas

FAME Week Africa Jul 13, 2021
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Cape Town's Labia Theatre has been recognised as one of the most beautiful cinemas in

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Toy Story at 26: how Pixar’s debut evolved tradition rather than abandoning it

FAME Week Africa Jul 2, 2021
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The release of Toy Story 26 years ago marked a paradigm shift in animation and

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