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Faces of Africa, documentaries on people in Africa, either prominent or ordinary, who have great stories to tell about Africa.

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Faces of Africa – Defenders of the forest

1 month 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 month 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

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

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

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

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

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: Truth prevails as 54 countries voice support for China’s Xinjiang policy

1 month ago
Editor's note: The following article is taken from the Chinese-language "Commentaries on International Affairs." The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views...
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Opinion: Collaboration is the key to counter-terrorism work in the Middle East

1 month ago
Editor's note: The following article is taken from the Chinese-language "Commentaries on International Affairs." The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views...
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China: From underdog to global power in 70 years

Editor's Note: Macharia Munene is Professor of History and International Relations at the United States International University (USIU), Nairobi, Kenya. The article reflects the author's...
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