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Faces of Africa – Jacob’s Ladder

Jacob Mallane is a traditional spiritual healer in Rosendal town in Free State province, on the South African and Lesotho border. When he was only eleven years old, Jacob got severely ill. This illness prompted...

Faces of Africa 03/26/2017: Maasai Cricket Warriors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mb_mdXILSSU Maasai Cricket Warriors’ team was founded in 2007 by Aliya Bauer, a South African researcher and cricket enthusiast. While doing research on baboons in Laikipia, Kenya she missed her favorite sport, cricket, and so started...

Faces of Africa 04/23/2017 Kwame Nkrumah: A story of Vision and Tragedy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMY0iTcspNA Kwame Nkrumah was born in 1909, Gold Coast and died in 1972. He was a Ghanaian nationalist leader who led the Gold Coast’s drive for independence from Britain and presided over its emergence as...

Faces of Africa – Maasai Cricket Warriors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mb_mdXILSSU&index=149&list=PLKijeAOQYrq21oc5DE5nYsy8D_J_Cw4hi&t=0s Maasai Cricket Warriors’ team was founded in 2007 by Aliya Bauer, a South African researcher, and cricket enthusiast. While doing research on baboons in Laikipia, Kenya she missed her favorite sport, cricket, and so started...

Faces of Africa – Ahmed: A Gun for a Guitar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUFwNWkxDBI Kidalis a town in the desert region of Northern Mali. It is home to the Tuareg people.The Tuareg live a nomadic and pastoralist lifestyle.They hold onto their unique culture and traditions, one of which...

Faces of Africa 01/15/2017 Malawi’s hidden treasure

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeWZqdDeFCM     Malawi is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. It has a rich cultural heritage dating back to over two million years. It has unique artifacts, some of which cannot be found anywhere else in the world....

Faces of Africa – Fidelis, APOPO & the Hero Rats

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKtwXVxyV2A The number of landmines buried in Africa alone is in millions and that has led to tens of thousands of casualties. These landmines were planted mostly during wars in the colonial period. Decades later, these...

Faces of Africa 03/19/2017 Ken Saro-Wiwa: All For My People

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcJIaSw8-98 Ken Saro-Wiwa was born on 10 th October 1941 and died on 10th November 1995. He was a Nigerian writer, television producer, environmental activist, and winner of the Right Livelihood Award as well as...

Faces of Africa – Dr. Sam Nujoma: Love for the People

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRx_we26KUg The Republic of Namibia, formerly German South-West Africa and South West Africa, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. The name of the country is derived from the...

Faces of Africa – King Hassan II Building Morocco

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nux192lyZ0k King Hassan the second of Morocco ruled for thirty-eight years. He shared both credit and critic during his time of rule. The King came to power after his father, Sultan Mohammed V the King...