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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 – Gorillas in our Midst: The Story of Gladys Kalema

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=saFDMxOVrww&t=142s A hundred years ago, Uganda was branded the Pearl of Africa. Wildlife of every kind could be found in abundance. Then in the 1970s, the dictatorship of Idi Amin followed by years of civil...

Faces of Africa – Ocean Warriors, Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTQco_V70ks&index=1&list=PLKijeAOQYrq2xEluR0tNdmg15E0qjsun8 The warm and beautiful Durban beaches in South Africa attract millions of local and international tourists every year. A group of lifeguards control the beachfront throughout the year, and especially during summer seasons. The...

Faces of Africa 01/08/2017 Chief Obasanjo at your service

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYlDPXIN8cA   Olusegun Obasanjo was born in 1938 in Abeokuta, Ogun State Nigeria. His parents could not afford to pay for his tuition fee hence in 1958 at the age of 21 he joined the Nigerian army. He acquired...

Faces of Africa 02/26/2017 Jews of Madagascar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-St_3nQhfIw     Madagascar is the new home for the world's newest Jewish community. The country was colonized by France and they introduced Christianity which is practiced by over ninety percent of its citizens. But in recent years,...

Faces of Africa 07/16/2017 The Unity Dow Story

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEeGFCu0f0E Unity Dow is the former high court judge of Botswana, human rights activist, writer and politician. She was born in 1959 in Botswana and was raised in a rural setting with traditional values of...

Faces of Africa 0312 1000 orphans and a mother

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDzWUKt8K8A   In many African countries, the care of orphans has been mainly led by foreign western donor organizations. However, Sister Florence from Embu County has changed all that. Using her own resources and from friends,...

Faces of Africa 04/02/2017 The Jerry Rawlings Story

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikHpFgKJax8     Jerry Rawlings was born on 22nd June 1947 and is the former Flight Lieutenant of the Ghana Air Force who led a coup in Ghana 1979 and became the country's head of state. Jerry...

Faces of Africa – Winnie Mandela: Black Saint or Sinner? Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctMu9qr7oGA Winnie Madikizela Mandela was born in 1936. She is the former wife of the late and former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela. She was married to Mandela for thirty eight years including the...

Faces of Africa – Rhino Charge for Conservation – Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD6X2Y9NzpU&t=25s&list=PLKijeAOQYrq2xEluR0tNdmg15E0qjsun8&index=1 Rhino Charge is an annual off road Motorsport event held in Kenya. The event is organized in order to raise funds to support the activities of the Rhino Ark Charitable Trust. The Trust is...