Journalist Pinehas Nakaziko invited to Germany

Journalist Pinehas Nakaziko invited to Germany Enlarge image Ambassador Christian Schlaga presented Mr. Nakaziko with his letter of invitation at the embassy. (© German Embassy)

Pinehas Nakaziku, journalist in the area of arts, culture and youth for New Era Publication Corporation, has been invited to participate in a group visit to Germany themed “The German Jazz Music Scene”. The visit takes place from 24 until 30 April 2017 and is part of the Visitors Programme of the German Federal Government.

Together with other specialist journalists as well as festival directors, Mr. Nakaziku will have the opportunity to gain insights into the German jazz music scene, visit artists, clubs, labels and other movers and shakers of the jazz scene. The programme will include visits to the 12th jazzahead! in Bremen and the German Jazz Expo trade fair, as well as meetings with Karsten Jahnke and Siggi Loch. There will be opportunities for networking and workshops focusing on music labels, jazz festivals and all of Germany’s major jazz organizations, such as the Union of German Jazz Musicians, the Jazz Federation, the Bundeskonferenz Jazz and the Jazz & World Partners.

On 08 March 2017, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Namibia, Christian Schlaga presented Mr. Nakaziko with his letter of invitation at the embassy.