Festival Brings African Culture to Ljubljana

Ljubljana, 20 May - A festival celebrating African culture, aimed at connecting Slovenians with Africans living in Slovenia, was opened by President Danilo Tuerk on Thursday. By 25 May, Africa Week will bring various cultural events and workshops to the capital.

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President Danilo Tuerk addressing the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

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President Danilo Tuerk (second from the right) at the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk addressing the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk addressing the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk and his wife Barbara at the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (second from the right) and his wife Barbara at the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk and his wife Barbara at the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (centre) and his wife Barbara arriving to the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (right) and his wife Barbara before the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (centre) and his wife Barbara arriving to the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (right) and his wife Barbara before the opening of Africa Week, a festival celebrating African culture.
Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

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