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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 – Sankara’s Ghost

1 week ago
https://youtu.be/l5r8ddBoNhI Sankara was a profound leader that had deep love for his country. He was the first committed feminist who...

Faces of Africa – Mukuka Nkoloso: The Afronaut

2 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2ikxZK65pA&t=105s   He was a soldier, a Teacher, a patriot, an eccentric visionary and to some a crackpot. He must have...

Faces of Africa – The Capoeira Teacher of Cape Town

3 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbl-y0XE_2o Capoeira can be described in a lot of ways; it is creativity, intuition, grace, strength, history and tradition. It can...

Faces of Africa – The Defender of the Sacred Sites

4 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IszP5Uq-X50&t=1s In our quest for greater profits, we decimate the environment without a care of what the future will look...

The Rebel and The Risk Taker – Part 2

1 month ago
A recent African Economic Outlook report revealed that 22% of the continent’s working age population is starting new businesses…The...

The Rebel and The Risk Taker – Part 1

1 month ago
In Africa, business opportunities present themselves in many different forms. The entrepreneurial spirit is very much alive, but an...

Dancing to their own tune – Part 2

Dance hasn’t been widely accepted as a career in South Africa, Male dancer’s face a myriad of challenges when...

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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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