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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 – Lessons from My Heritage

1 week ago
Hargeisa, the capital city of the self declared state of Somaliland, is Sada Mire’s home away from home. Sada lives...

Faces of Africa – Saving The Savannah

2 weeks ago
“It’s really sad to have to face the fact that, our most iconic mammal remaining on earth today, the...

Faces of Africa – Chief Theresa: let girls be girls

2 weeks ago
Chief Theresa Kachindamoto of Malawi is no ordinary chief. In the past fourteen years that she has been the senior...

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

4 weeks ago
The lens focusing through the history of a country is due to come across events, seasons and regimes that...

Faces of Africa – Planet Ocean

1 month ago
“As humans, we sometimes forget that we come from water, that it’s not a foreign space. As we become...

Faces of Africa – Compassion Without Borders (Episode 3): Angels In White

1 month ago
Algeria faces Europe across the Mediterranean Sea. It’s the largest country in Africa. Algeria won its independence in 1962, and...

Faces of Africa – Compassion Without Borders ( Episode 2): The Battle...

In early 2014, the world was shocked by the news of an Ebola outbreak in West Africa. More than 20,000...

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Sierra Leone’s doctors end nationwide strike

4 hours ago
Doctors in Sierra Leone have ended a 13-day strike pushing for better pay and working conditions that had paralyzed the country’s hospitals. The health ministry...

Kenya allocates $50.7M to promote balanced economic growth

5 hours ago
Kenya has allocated 5.2 billion Kenya shillings (about $50.7 million) to promote balanced economic growth in the current financial year, officials said on Tuesday. The...

FIFA bans former Gambia football head for corruption

5 hours ago
World football governing body FIFA has banned former president of the Gambia Football Federation Seedy Kinteh from all football activities for four years. This after...

Opinion

CGTN Africa

Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

1 month ago
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...
CGTN Africa

Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

1 month ago
  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...
CGTN Africa

Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 month ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
CGTN Africa