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- A TV reality show aimed at promoting and encouraging the growth of Hausa language as well as Kannywood has been unvailed in Abuja. Executive Producer of the show, Hajia Habiba Ismai'l, said that Sarewa Africa Television is a dream that started over 20 months ago with the aim of providing the necessary platform for talented youths to build career in music and acting in Hausa language.

- AfricAvenir presents its opening film for 2013: "Cabralista", in memory of Amilcar Cabral. As he was assassinated on 20 Janaury 1973, we are commemorating this African writer, philosopher and politician, who laid some of the ground works for the liberation of the lusophone African countries. In line with the above, AfricAvenir has decided to open the screening series “African Perspectives” in the year 2013 with the Cape Verdean documentary film “Cabralista” which puts Amilcar Cabral's political views and ideologies in the spotlight. The film by Val Lopes, 2011, won the Cape Verde International Film Festival for Best Documentary in 2011. AfricAvenir will present the film on Saturday, January 26, 2013, 19h00, at the Auditorium of the Goethe Centre, Fidel Castro Str. 1-5.