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AP News Summary at 12:19 p.m. EDT

Corvallis Gazette-Times 25 Sep 2022
Russia's call-up splits EU; Ukraine says it shows weakness ... People are also reading… ... Oregon high court won't hear timber revenue lawsuit Fall for local art at Corvallis' annual festival. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United Nations was established on one simple notion above all others — that working together is better than going it alone ... Gov ... ....
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AP News Summary at 1:14 p.m. EDT

Corvallis Gazette-Times 25 Sep 2022
Russia's call-up splits EU; Ukraine says it shows weakness ... People are also reading… ... Oregon high court won't hear timber revenue lawsuit Fall for local art at Corvallis' annual festival. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United Nations was established on one simple notion above all others — that working together is better than going it alone ... Analysis.
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AP News Summary at 1:36 p.m. EDT

Corvallis Gazette-Times 25 Sep 2022
Russia's call-up splits EU; Ukraine says it shows weakness ... People are also reading… ... Oregon high court won't hear timber revenue lawsuit Fall for local art at Corvallis' annual festival. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United Nations was established on one simple notion above all others — that working together is better than going it alone ... Analysis.
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AP News Summary at 2:11 p.m. EDT

Corvallis Gazette-Times 25 Sep 2022
Russia's call-up splits EU; Ukraine says it shows weakness ... People are also reading… ... Oregon high court won't hear timber revenue lawsuit Fall for local art at Corvallis' annual festival. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United Nations was established on one simple notion above all others — that working together is better than going it alone ... Analysis.
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African writers and visual artists to celebrate 20 years of the African Union

B & FT Online 16 Sep 2022
Visual artists will be hosted at the Loman Art Gallery in Dakar, Senegal, while writers will be hosted at the Library of Africa and The African Diaspora (LOATAD) in Accra, Ghana ... They will also show how art and literature have played a role in fostering African prosperity, integration and peace, and can still do so”.
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PART II: AFRICAN SOLUTIONS TO AFRICAN PROBLEMS: REBOOT RESTART RESET

Capital Ethiopia 21 Aug 2022
... and the controversy regarding the Kenyan Pavilion where most of the artists presented were Chinese.” This practice has driven the future of African art inward, creating continental fairs such as Nigeria’s Art X Lagos and Biennale de Dakar, Senegal and Biennale Luanda, Angola.
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Soyinka Condemns Seadogs’ Viral Video Purportedly Mocking Tinubu

This Day 09 Aug 2022
Emmanuel Addeh. Renowned playwright and Nobel Laureate, Prof ... Tinubu is the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the upcoming 2023 general elections ... I find it distasteful ... “We interacted politically at the Tanzanian pan-African Congress, the Dakar Festival of Negro Arts and a number of other cultural and political fora ... .
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Even in Creative Sphere, Realities of Times are Taking their Toll

This Day 07 Aug 2022
Only recently, the 12 winners of the festival’s 2018 and 2019 editions – six drawn from each edition – were joined by the six top winners of the 2021 edition for an all-expenses trip to the Dakar Art Biennale, tagged Dak’Art, which was bankrolled by Professor El Anatsui.
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World Sports Photography Awards 2022 winners revealed

BBC News 05 Aug 2022
An image of a butterfly resting on tennis player Naomi Osaka's fingertips, by David Gray, has been named overall winner of the World Sports Photography Awards ... "This is a breathtaking image," said the competition's co-founder, Simon Burton ... American Football ... Aquatic ... Athletics ... Boxing ... Martial Arts ... Rally Dakar 2021 by Marian Chytka ... .
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Plodding on, With Resolution and Independence

This Day 24 Jul 2022
“This was when I started embracing art,” he recalled ... His winning the prize qualified him to be one of the chosen 18 winners, who were recently sponsored by LIMCAF on an all-expenses-paid trip to the Dakar Art Biennale, known as Dak’Art, in May with funds made available by the renowned artist Professor El Anatsui.
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Premiere of Kuukua Eshun’s new movie ‘Born Of The Earth’ is scheduled for America

Joy Online 17 Jul 2022
The ANO Institute of Arts & Knowledge commissioned this ... Following this success, “Born of the Earth” was exhibited next, most recently at the DAKART Biennale in Dakar, Senegal, which is regarded as the largest festival of modern African art in the entire globe.
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Gearing up to Relieve FESTAC’ 77 @45

This Day 12 Jul 2022
At the time it took place, it was the second celebration of World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture as the first edition was held in Dakar, Senegal in 1966 ... Meanwhile, the President of the second World Black and African Festival of Arts was Cmrd ... Birth of Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation.
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French Gallerist Cecile Fakhoury On The Contemporary African Art Scene

Forbes 26 Jun 2022
Abidjan, Dakar and Paris. the Ivory Coast-based art gallery owner Cecile Fakhoury today runs three eponymous spaces in three different capitals dedicated to artists from the African continent, defending the voices that she is passionate about ... .
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Inauguration of the Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Senegal

Swords Today 25 Jun 2022
Regarding her course, Juliet holds a Masters Degree in Public Policy from John Princeton University and a Master of Arts from St Andrews University. Appointed to Dakar, where he continues his rich professional life, she says her priority is to visit the country to strengthen ...
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West Africa’s First Underwater Museum Highlights Environmental Issues

Voa News 20 Jun 2022
Dutch and Italian artists Mischa Sanders and Philipp Putzer created the sculptures during an art residency in Dakar ... The works debuted at Dakar’s art biennale, which continues through Tuesday ... That Dakar is the contemporary art capital of the continent gives the work a particularly large platform, she said.

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