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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 – Wakaliwood: The Cinematic Dream

2 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAmLxv4PwDw Wakaliwood is a well-known film industry in Uganda. It is located in Wakaliga, a slum in the capital city...

Faces of Africa – Kenneth Kaunda: The man with a big heart

3 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsQFmp9CDcw&t=13s A God-fearing man, a musician, a man of the people, one of Africa's great leaders, are just some of...

Faces of Africa – Kerri’s Flight to Freedom

4 weeks ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsjlsQcnv10&index=2&list=PLo244OALO1NeHAwm8TTXS5EOtfDdBG0lf&t=1s Vultures are a critically important part of a healthy ecosystem and in balancing of nature. But the number of...

Faces of Africa – Wangari Maathai: The eco-warrior with a smile

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOK1I8tIAqo&list=PLKijeAOQYrq2xEluR0tNdmg15E0qjsun8&index=144&t=0s Wangari Maathai was recognized around the globe as a warrior for the environment and a campaigner for human rights....

Faces of Africa – Winnie Mandela: Black Saint or Sinner? Part 2

1 month ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loZR6n-5EbA After Mandela release from prison in 1990, everybody was excited. At last, freedom was in the air after a...

Faces of Africa – Winnie Mandela: Black Saint or Sinner? Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctMu9qr7oGA The late Winnie Madikizela Mandela was born in 1936. She is the former wife of the late and former...

Faces of Africa – Nyaminyami: The river god

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf12lf3VTfU At the base of Zambezi River in the downstream, resides Nyaminyami. The Tonga and Lozi people who’ve lived in the...

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

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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...
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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...

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