By Simon Asare, GNA
Accra, Oct. 21, GNA – The All Africa Music
Awards (AFRIMA), will present a two-year report of activities at the 3rd
Ordinary Session of the Specialized Technical Committee (STC) Meeting on Youth,
Culture and Sports in Algiers, Algeria, from October 21-25.
The STC meeting, was organised by the African
Union Commission under the theme “The Role of African Youth in Building a
Strong Culture towards Fighting Corruption”.
It follows the usual practice of briefing the
Africa Union (AU) on its previous activities, also its preparations and
planning towards the upcoming fifth edition to be held in Accra, Ghana.
Mr. Mike Dada, President and Executive
Producer of AFRIMA, would be presenting the report spanning July 2016 to
September 2018 to the meeting of experts, which would have in attendance senior
officials of the African Union, experts from the Ministry of Youth, Sports and
Culture of African Union member states and various stakeholders in the
Other reports to be presented during the
sessions would include; presentation of the progress report of the African
Academy of Languages (ACALAN), presentation of the report of the 5th Pan-
African Cultural Congress (PACC5), presentation of the report of the 1st
African Union Pan-African Writers’ Conference (AU-PAWC1), presentation on the
African Plan of Action for Youth Empowerment (APAYE), presentation of the
Matrix of Implementation of Decisions on Sport of the STC-YCS2, among others.
AFRIMA, is the foremost awards event on the
continent. It is a music property that recognizes and rewards the work and
talents of myriad of African artists from the old to the new generation of
The fifth edition of AFRIMA-GHANA 2018, is
slated from November 21 to 24 and in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism,
Arts, and Culture, Republic of Ghana.