2012-03-12 10:59:37Disappointing Vote By Unesco On Obiang Prize[IFEX]
A split vote by UNESCO's Executive Board to approve a prize sponsored by President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea puts the president's interests above UNESCO's basic principles of human rights and good governance, seven civil society groups said today. The March 8, 2012 decision by a commission of the board to change the controversial award's name and press UNESCO's Director General Irina Bokova to implement it is due to be formally adopted in a plenary session today.
Sunday, 03-09-14, 9:10Culture Minister Considers Fenacult As Great Challenge[ANGOP]The Minister of Culture, Rosa Cruz e Silva, considered Friday in Luanda, that the organization of the National Culture Festival (Fenacult) 2014 is the great challenge of the ministry, reason why it needs every worker engagement so that the event becomes a success.
Sunday, 03-09-14, 9:06Border Patrols Stepped Up[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT says a combined team of security wings has intensified patrols in border areas to curb illegal entry of foreigners into Zambia.