The Afro-jazz musician believes that music should be a therapy, a machinery that can be use to attain a level of spiritualism and an instrument of revolution. And this philosophy is laced around every song in his album – Alafia.
Nominations for the 2020 edition of Africa’s prestigious entrepreneurial award – The Entrepreneur Africa Award is now open. Tagged: Year of the Audacious Entrepreneur, the award organisers will be excited to reward entrepreneurs who, despite the global economic shutdown have remained resiliently tenacious in business.
German Minister of State and Culture Commissioner Monika Grütters is supporting the Frankfurter Buchmesse with 4 million euros from the country’s NEUSTART KULTUR stimulus package. The aim of the funding is to enable as many exhibitors from Germany and abroad as possible to take part in Frankfurter Buchmesse (14–18 October 2020) during the ongoing corona pandemic. In addition, funds are being made available to expand digital formats that will allow publishers to present their products and participate in the book fair.
“The Edinburgh International Book Festival is a crucial part of the literary year for Scottish and British writers and publishers, and we felt strongly that we needed to showcase the very best writing and ideas despite not being able to come together in Charlotte Square Gardens in Edinburgh this August.”