HAVANA- The organizers of the International Festival of the Spanish Educational Cinema has chosen the Sahrawi embassy in the Cuban capital, Havana, to kick off this event, marked by the presence of Sahrawi ambassador Maoulanain who emphasized the role of the cinema to convey the peoples’ voice, welcoming the gesture of solidarity with the fight of the Sahrawi people and their cause.
ALGIERS – An album of comic strips retracing the Algerian journey of Mieczyslaw Slowikowski, a Polish military intelligence officer chief, who was a spy of the Allied forces in North Africa during the Second World War, has been recently published by cartoonist Si-Saber Mahrez under the title "Rygor, a superhero in Algiers".
ALGIERS- “On the road of Sefar, mystery city of history,” a photograph exhibition by Omar Dib shedding light on the mineral world of this site, located in the park of Tassili N'Ajjer, kicked off Saturday in Algiers.
ALGIERS- An exhibition of paintings by Algerian artist Houria Menaa, shedding light on the Casbah of Algiers and the Souika of Constantine as well as traditional outfit, is held in Algiers until January 28th.
SHARJAH- Algerian poet Mohamed Boutheran and novelist Amina Mansri are among the winners of the 23rd Sharjah Award for Arab Creativity, the organizing body announced Mondayin Sharjah (the United Arab Emirates).
ALGIERS- A concert of Amazigh music songs, bringing together singers with the Symphonic Orchestra of Algiers Opera Boualem Bessaih, was given Sunday evening on the occasion of the celebration of Yennayer, the new Berber year coinciding with January 12th.