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Faces of Africa – Franco: King of Rumba

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkdFRYgl7cs&t=45s In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the year 1938 carries special significance. It is the year guitar master, Rumba legend, and Congolese national hero...

Faces of Africa – Renaissance of Theatre in Nigeria Pt. 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urt20CBtvWs “Movies will make you famous; television will make you rich; but theatre will make you good.”These words were uttered by Terrence Mann, a renowned...

Faces of Africa – The Sahara

The Sahara is one of the largest, hottest and harshest deserts in the world, covering much of North Africa. On a daily basis weary nomads...

Faces of Africa – Ska Moteane: Chef from the Mountain Kingdom

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBbZdkcCyn0 Ska Mirriam Moteane was born in Thaba Tseka Lesotho. She’s an award winning Mosotho chef, cookbook author and entrepreneur in the Southern African mountain...

Faces of Africa – Afweyne “Big Mouth” and The Somali Pirates

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16R_IgkxSd4 He was nicknamed Afweyne “Big Mouth” in the Somali language; this is a man who spent close to a decade raining down terror on...

Faces of Africa – Dr. Ian Clarke: Mission to Mend.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bmln88xGoc0 The White Doctor with a Flair of getting  things done, that’s a sentence that best describes Dr. Ian Clarke, an Irish, white medical doctor...

Faces of Africa – Nyaminyami: The river god

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf12lf3VTfU Nyaminyami a mythical god who used to provide meat for his people, whenever he appeared. The Tonga and Lozi people who’ve lived in the Zambezi...

Faces of Africa – My Mandela: Khalo’s Letter to Madiba

The lens focusing through the history of a country is due to come across events, seasons and regimes that may ignite joy or pain...

Faces of Africa – Planet Ocean

“As humans, we sometimes forget that we come from water, that it’s not a foreign space. As we become forgetful, we lose a connection...

Faces of Africa – Out of the Shadow Pt. 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJPFGnkPkQI   Cape Town has the highest recorded rates of murder, robbery and non-violent property-related crimes out of nine major cities in the South Africa.  These...
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