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Ray Phiri Obituary

Ray Phiri (1947 – 2017) It is with immense sadness that we say goodbye to a giant of South African and world music – Ray Phiri may your soul rest in peace and your legacy live on. A self-taught guitarist, Phiri went on to form the world renowned band Stimela in the 1970s. He had […]

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Book your seat for upcoming BASA’s Young Business Professionals Programme Masterclass

There are just a few days left to book your seat for the upcoming interactive Masterclass being run as part of BASA’s Young Professionals Programme. The Masterclass will take place in collaboration with Conte Magazine, a digital portfolio magazine aimed at showcasing creativity across Africa. It will be held on June 28th at JoziHub, a […]

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NOMINATION OF CANDIDATES TO SERVE ON THE COUNCILS OF CULTURAL INSTUTUTIONS

In terms of the Cultural Institutions Act, 1998 (Act No. 119 of 1998), the Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa, hereby invites members of the heritage fraternity and the general public to nominate persons to serve as members of the Councils of the following cultural institutions: • Afrikaanse Taalmuseum en -monument (Paarl, Western […]

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