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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 – Defenders of the forest

1 year ago
https://youtu.be/gOsPR-O5uFs     Madagascar has many wetland ecosystems including lakes, marshes, swamps and lagoons. Typically found in coastal regions, these habitats support...

Faces of Africa – Wangari Maathai: The Eco-Warrior with a smile

1 year ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-x4z94AL_Mk Wangari Maathai was recognized around the globe as an eco-warrior and a human rights activist. She was responsible for...

Faces of Africa – Nigeria’s Lost Generation Pt. 2

2 years ago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvJYpGRmaVE&t=395s Boko haram targets the vulnerable in, the society in Northern Nigeria, their attacks seems to mutate into wanton destruction...

Faces of Africa – Nigeria’s Lost Generation Pt 1

2 years ago
https://youtu.be/InMTyoBx7Eo On the morning of 14th April 2014 in Nigeria’s, Maiduguri, an ugly incident occurred which cast the Borno State...

Faces of Africa – Mugabe: The Old Man and the Seat of Power

2 years ago
https://youtu.be/qMLKYRU2_Uw The late Robert Gabriel Mugabe was Zimbabwe’s former president and the longest serving leader in Africa. Mugabe was born in...

Faces of Africa – The Chimp man of Mahale

2 years ago
https://youtu.be/lEYxIl7K_8w Mwiga Mambo is passionate, about Monkey Business, literally. Mwiga a primatology guide, at the Greystoke Mahale National park knows...

Faces of Africa – Horse Racing For Unity Pt. 2

2 years ago
https://youtu.be/KeB_37Ktabs Mauritius horse racing history spans over two hundred years, horse racing is arguably the most popular sporting event in...

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Opinion

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Opinion: Moroccan-Chinese tourism cooperation leads to shared development opportunities

by Hanane Thamik As part of the cooperation dynamic between Morocco and China, a Sino-Moroccan virtual tourism forum was organized by the Chinese Ministry of...
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Opinion: The Cité Mohammed VI Tangier Tech: a model of active cooperation between Morocco...

by Hanane Thamik Despite the interruption due to the health crisis of COVID-19, the economic relations between Morocco and China are still very intensive. The...
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Opinion: Build Africa back to ‘better’…not just to ‘normal’

by Dr. Rabah Arezki Economist Dr. Rabah Arezki says African leaders need to come up with ideas that will make the continent's economy better than...
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