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Austrian journalists visit Binga and Siachilaba
Thursday, 05 April 2001 00:00
Three Austrian journalists, Mr. Robert Bilek and Thomas Schneider of Austrian Broadcasting Corporation ORF and Mr. Andreas Felber of The Standard newspaper will visit Binga and Siachilaba on 11th/12th April. At the same time the mobile Internet centre of World Links for Development, THE BIG BLUE VAN is deployed in the area. They are going to meet with stakeholders of TONGA.ONLINE project at Binga Secondary School, Binga Crafts Centre and Siachilaba Primary School.A welcoming performance of Simonga Cultural group is scheduled for 12th April afternoon in Siachilaba. At the Easter weekend the journalists will join the Austrian/Senegalese group of musicians "Sigi Finkel & African Heart" on their way to Chimanimani Festival and later Harare International Festival of the Arts.