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Faces of Africa, documentaries on people in Africa, either prominent or ordinary, who have great stories to tell about Africa.

Air Time: GMT 09:30 Sun.

Rebroadcast: GMT 17:30 Sun.

Faces of Africa – Confluence Pt. 2

1 day ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LK6NBVHc4hc   Liu Chen and her husband Abdoulaye “Billy” Diop have been working on a song entitled, Magic Flower. The Magic...

Faces of Africa – Confluence Pt. 1

1 week ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2Y6MWBC3ls The world as we know it is fast becoming a global village, thanks to technology, faster  and cheaper modes...

Faces of Africa – Renaissance of Theatre in Nigeria Pt. 2

2 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2CWiE2LSHQ Bolanle Austin Peters is arguably one of the best theater directors in Nigeria. The self-taught theatre director has grown...

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

3 weeks ago
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...

Faces of Africa – Out of the Shadow Pt. 2

4 weeks ago
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...

Faces of Africa – Out of the Shadow Pt. 1

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk7Ay8okb7s Cape Town in South Africa is famous for its natural beauty and attracting people from different cultural backgrounds. But...

Faces of Africa – A Nation in a Blanket

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WiH4ko_LmX8 In the mountain kingdom of Lesotho, enclosed on all sides by South Africa, Basotho blankets are a common part...

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Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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