AFRICA

FOLLOW US:

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 – Passing on of a cultural Heritage: My Zanzibar

4 days ago
The tropical island, Zanzibar, around 30kms off the Tanzanian coast, has a rich cultural history. The island has been visited...

Faces of Africa – Train hard, Fight Easy

2 weeks ago
The Kenya Wildlife Law Enforcement Academy is where game rangers go to learn how to preserve wildlife. The Academy...

Faces Of Africa – Defenders of the Forest

3 weeks ago
Madagascar is one of the world’s most important biodiversity hotspots. The vast majority of its species of fauna and...

Faces of Africa – Franco: King of Rumba

4 weeks ago
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...

Faces of Africa – Guardians of the Sacred Crocodiles

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAV0A4W0Dxg Crocodiles are incredibly strong, agile and aggressive. They are merciless killers and it’s their nature to be brutal. They...

Faces of Africa – The 7 Day Airplane, Part 2

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULgKKijKfj0 Airplane Factory in Johannesburg South Africa is known for the design and production of Sling, a light aircraft. Its...

Faces of Africa – The 7 Day Airplane, Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKFUnXmaW8M&t=1s Sling 5577, five men, five women building a two-seater airplane for seven days that is meant to fly to...

More Stories

Recent

Children at risk in DR Congo Ebola outbreak – UNICEF

28 mins ago
The United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF) has lamented the effect that the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has had on the...

Refugees should decide themselves whether they want to return home – UNHCR

1 hour ago
Refugees should be given an opportunity to make their own choices regarding whether they should return to their home countries, a senior United Nations...

South Africa bans honey from Zambia

1 hour ago
South Africa has banned the importation of honey from Zambia after authorities detected American Foulbrood disease from samples of the product. The South African agriculture...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

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

How did Zimbabwe get here?

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...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

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...

CGTN Africa