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From traditional mud houses to modern designs. Ghana's architecture is looking up.
Africa is changing – but with that change comes concern that the languages, cultures and age-old beliefs that have held communities together could disappear, as they try to assimilate in the modern world. Pumza Fihlani travels across the continent to find out just what is at stake. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246
Hillary Clinton, the US secretary of state is in Africa for an 11 day tour. It follows last month's visit to Ghana by Barack Obama, the US president. The State Department says the trip is meant to highlight Africa as a priority for the US, but there may be more than just political ties at stake. How will Washington shape its Africa policy? And how would it counter the growing influence China has throughout the continent.
Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has told a security conference in Germany that terrorist groups have trained in his country and that the African states need to be organized. President Mohamud admitted his country has been plagued by al-Shabab militants as well as corruption and political infighting and has only made limited progress in setting up a working political system. The presence of Boko Haram—the Takfiri terror group that has pledged allegiance to Daesh—adds a deadly dimension to an already alarming situation in Somalia. President Mohamud added, ‘The terrorists are so linked together, they are associated and so organized, (that) we the world we need to be so organized.’ But is this call for cooperation simply window dressing? Somalia has not had a functioning central admin...
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Between the years 950 AD to 1290 AD, on the Northern border of South Africa, traversing the conference of the Shashi – Limpopo Valley, which today divides Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa, existed an ancient African Kingdom, called Mapungubwe. From the Iron Age to present day this unique one-hour film explores the history and tells the story of this remarkable city. Governed from an impenetrable hilltop, Mapungubwe became the business centre for all of Africa’s trade which, by this period, had become well integrated into the world economy and thrived on trade with the East Indian Trade Route attracting traders from as far afield as Persia, Arabia, India and China. Mapungubwe was inhabited by successive groups of people for this 300 year period until it was mysteriously evacuated. No...