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Faces of Africa – Wakaliwood: The Cinematic Dream

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAmLxv4PwDw Wakaliwood is a well-known film industry in Uganda. It is located in Wakaliga, a slum in the capital city Kampala. The films combine elements...

Faces of Africa – Kenneth Kaunda: The man with a big...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsQFmp9CDcw&t=13s A God-fearing man, a musician, a man of the people, one of Africa's great leaders, are just some of the words used to describe...

Faces of Africa – Kerri’s Flight to Freedom

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsjlsQcnv10&index=2&list=PLo244OALO1NeHAwm8TTXS5EOtfDdBG0lf&t=1s Vultures are a critically important part of a healthy ecosystem and in balancing of nature. But the number of these high flying birds is...

Faces of Africa – Wangari Maathai: The eco-warrior with a smile

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOK1I8tIAqo&list=PLKijeAOQYrq2xEluR0tNdmg15E0qjsun8&index=144&t=0s Wangari Maathai was recognized around the globe as a warrior for the environment and a campaigner for human rights. She was responsible for planting...

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loZR6n-5EbA After Mandela release from prison in 1990, everybody was excited. At last, freedom was in the air after a long journey of struggle and...

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

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

Faces of Africa – Nyaminyami: The river god

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf12lf3VTfU At the base of Zambezi River in the downstream, resides Nyaminyami. The Tonga and Lozi people who’ve lived in the Zambezi valley for centuries refer...

Faces of Africa – Captain Noa: Guardian of the Sea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xLmnyYgYGs Mozambique’s coastline is considered one of the most beautiful Indian Ocean coastlines in Africa that stretches about 2,500 kilometers. The ocean is an admiration...

Faces of Africa – Ozzy Agu: Around the World & Back

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mp-ceDuSt3U&t=67s “I’m a young man trying to find his way in the world. I like to throw myself into things and learn as I’m going....

Faces of Africa – The Unlikely Birdman

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6yp_fOUR5s&t=705s Samuel Japane is a self-taught bird specialist who started living out his purpose at the age of 46. For quite a while, he had...

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There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

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In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
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The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
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