Jerry Rawlings popularly known as J.J, is the former president of Ghana. A hands on, brave and astute leader mostly revered and known for revolutionizing the political and economic status of Ghana at a dire point in its history. His famous escape from execution in 1979 and the brave rescue by his military friends from a dictatorial government became his turning point, for presidency.
3 years ago
Kwame Nkrumah was born on September 21, 1909, in Nkroful, Gold Coast (now Ghana), and shepherded the country in its struggle for independence from Great Britain. He went on to be named life president of both the nation and his party, until the army and police in Ghana seized power in 1966 and he found asylum in Guinea.
3 years ago
Akosua Adjapong's 25th celebration of her music career was so marvelous by all standards. Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Devatainment/669433496490425 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Devatainment Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/103420693197306666844/+Devatainmentchannel/about?hl=en
3 years ago
27 years on and Thomas Sankara's legacy still lives on. Sankara was a profound leader with deep love for his country, Burkina Faso. But he would not live long enough to see his vision change his country for better. He was assassinated. "Faces of Africa" takes you through Sankara's journey and how his ideas have stuck in the minds of the young generation, now seeking to resuscitate the country's economic and political status.
8 years ago
This is the official documentary on the life of His Excellency, Jerry John Rawlings, former Head of State, and President of the Republic of Ghana, West Africa. He is a revolutionary well celebrated for his ideals and commitments to the tenets of Truth, Justice, Probity, and Accountability. He is revered, amongst many superlatives and finest adjectives, as "The Benevolent Dictator", and as one of the few African presidents who left their nation in a better shape than they found it. After a decade or so after after his reign, he is still the most popular and cherished leader , not only in Ghana, but in all of Africa, and the world.
4 years ago
Though he died almost four decades ago, Haile Selassie's legacy remains strong and valid. "Faces of Africa" sought to unearth the events and memories of the man who dared to confront The League of Nations, now UN, pleading for their support in conquering the Italians who were preparing to attack Ethiopia.
1 year ago
Recommended further reading - http://amzn.to/2gY55YX - http://amzn.to/2zrOLqi Patrice Lumumba was a Congolese independence leader and the first black Prime minister of Congo. As founder and leader of the mainstream Movement National Congolais (MNC) party, Lumumba played an important role in campaigning for independence from Belgium. Patrice Lumumba was assassinated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in January 1961, less than 7 months after taking office as prime minister of the newly independent country. This documentary explores the complexities of Congo's situation after independence from Belgium and the international forces that played a part in Lumumba's assassination. The documentary includes several primary and secondary source accounts in order to answer the question: Why was Patrice Lumumba assassinated?
3 years ago
Une équipe de la TSR rencontre en exclusivité le président burkinabe Sankara en 1984. Trois ans avant sa mort orchestrée selon toute vraisemblance par son compagnon de route Blaise Compaoré, le capitaine Thomas Sankara expose son programme pour le Burkina Faso. Retrouvez le document dans son intégralité: http://www.rts.ch/archives/tv/information/temps-present/6173069-le-president-sankara.html Retrouvez les archives de la Radio Télévision Suisse: YouTube: https://youtube.com/rtsarchives Site: http://rtsarchives.ch Facebook: https://facebook.com/lesarchivesdelaRTS Instagram: https://instagram.com/rtsarchives Retrouvez la Radio Télévision Suisse: YouTube: https://youtube.com/RTS Site: http://rts.ch
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Olusegun Obasanjo popularly known as Chief Obasanjo is the former president of Nigeria. He served for two terms. Before becoming a president he served in the army and played a key role in the Biafran War. He is also known for ending the existence of coup regimes in Nigeria.
2 years ago
In this episode of Meet the Leader, we sit down with the former President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E Jerry Rawlings. where he discusses his background, his vision for Ghana, and the challenges of leading the country, as well as his role on the continent post the presidency.
4 years ago
In this brief press conference, the former president of Ghana, Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings (Of NDC) makes a very remarkable speech as he confronts deceitful journalists and media reps. He throws light on Religion, The Court / Judicial system,The Whiteman, The Muslim, The Bible, The Koran, Blacks, Africans Ghanaians, Truth, Justice, Suffering, Ghandi, God, Lie Detector Test, Generals, Heads Of State, Crime, Chief, Soceity, Village, Catholic Priests, Fear, Shrine, The Traditional Religion. The Awakening Of Africans And Blacks In General. He didn't make mention Of NDC nor NPP. This is a speech directed to Africans In General. Ghana. Fifa 2014. Rio 2014. Adjei Daniel - Liberty Professionals FC Dauda Fatau - Ashantigold Kwarasey Adambathia Larsen - Stromgodset Afful Harrison - Esperance Akaminko Jeremiah - Eskisehirspor Awal Mohammed - Maritzburg United Boateng Richard Kissi - TP Mazembe Boye John - Stade Rennais FC Inkoom Samuel - Dnipropetrovsk Mensah Jonathan - Evian Thonon Gaillard Mohammed Awal - Maritzburg United Paintsil John Sumaila Rashid - Asante Kotoko Vorsah Isaac - Salzburg Adomah Albert - Middlesbrough Agyeman-Badu Emmanuel - Udinese Annan Anthony - Schalke 04 Asamoah Kwadwo - Juventus Ayew Andre Dede - Marseille Boateng Kevin-Prince - AC Milan Chibsah Yussif Raman - Sassuolo Coffie Isaac - Genoa Essien Michael - Chelsea Rabiu Mohammed Alhassan - Evian Thonon Gaillard Wakaso Mubarak - Rubin Kazan Atsu Christian Twasam - Porto Boateng Kingsley - AC Milan Clottey Emmanuel Atukwei - Esperance Gyan Asamoah - Al Ain Inter-Milan Manchester United Arsenal Liverpool Barcelona Real Madrid R2Bees D-Black VIP Kwaw Kese Cwesi Oteng 4X4 Asem feat. Kwabena Kwabena - Bye Bye R2Bees - Life D-Black feat. Joey B - VERA Dr. Slim & Dobble - Ole S3k3 Keche - Aluguntugui Sarkodie feat. Kesse & Appietus - Azonto Fiesta Nicholas O. Acheampong - Zaphanat Panea Fuse ODG - Antenna Asem & Kwabena Kwabena - Bye Bye Herty Borngreat & Trigmatic - Ka No Seyaa Appietus, Sarkodie & Kesse - Azonto Fiesta Okyeame Kwame & Kesse - Sika Becca & M.I - No Away Jayso & Sarkodie - Pizza & Burger Kwaw Kese feat. Black Prophet - Let Me Do My Thing D-Black feat. Mo'Chedda - Falling Edem - Heyba (Not On My Level) Jayso & Sarkodie - Pizza & Burger M.anifest - Makaa Maka R2Bees feat. Sarkodie - Bayla Trap EL - Kaalu R2Bees - Life (Walaahi) Asem feat. Kwabena Kwabena - Bye Bye Bisa Kdei - Azonto Ghost D-Black ft. Joey B - VERA Dr. Slim & Dobble - Ole S3k3 Keche - Aluguntugui Sarkodie feat. Kesse & Appietus - Azonto Fiesta 4x4 - Mokoni VIP feat. EL - Pampanaa Herty Borngreat feat. Trigmatic - Ka Na Seyaa Cynthia McCauley - Nkomhye Nicholas O. Acheampong - Zaphanat Panea Joe Dee Owusu feat. Amy Newman - Se Me Wo Nkwa Daa Cwesi Oteng - God Dey Bless Me Herty Borngreat Cynthia McCauley Nicholas O. Acheampong Cwesi Oteng Obaapa Christy Fuse ODG - Antenna Becca feat. M.I - No Away Natural Face feat. Charles Kwesi - So High Efya - Best In Me Jay Ghartey - Papa Stonebwoy feat. Irene Logan -Ghetto Love R2Bees D-Black Keche 4x4 EL VIP Iyanya P-Square Davido Flavour D Banj Wizkid R2Bees Keche VIP 4x4 R2Bees - Odo Afriyie Wutah - Love Of My Life Raquel - Lovi Dovi D-Flex - Paradise Kesse feat. Sarkodie - Treat Her Royal Afriyie Wutah D-Flex Kesse Lousika Cynthia McCauley Natural Face Kaakie Bandana - Shatta City Blakk Rasta - Our Africa Eazzy feat. Jupitar - Go Go Wind Knii Lante - House Of Pain Kaakie - Toffee Pon Tongue Samini feat. Wizkid - Time Bomb Natural Face feat. Charles Kwesi - So High Becca feat. M.I - No Away Edem - Heyba (Not On My Level) Cwesi Oteng - God Dey Bless Me Fuse ODG - Antenna Chase - Lonely VIP feat. EL -Pampanaa EL - Something ELse Cwesi Oteng - Mercy Project Okyeame Kwame - Mr. Versatile D-Black - The Revelation Asem - Solid Ground Mugeez - Odo Chase - Lonely Kwabena Kwabena - Bye Bye Knii Lante - House Of Pain Afriyie Wutah - Love Of My Life Mugeez Abdul Rashid - Odo Nana Wiafe Asante-Mensah & George Kwabena Adu Kwame Nsiah Apau - Sika Frank Osei Afriyie - Love Of My Life Kwame Tsikata - Maka Makaa Nana Yaw Oduro - Not Alone Sarkodie - Azonto Fiesta EL - Kaalu Asem - Bye Bye M.anifest - Maka Makaa Edem - Heyba ( Not On My Level) Okyeame Kwame - Sika Obaapa Christy - Back To Sender Cynthia McCauley - Wait Nicholas O. Acheampong - Zaphanet Panea Cwesi Oteng - Mercy Project Joe Dee Owusu - Christian Life Becca - No Away Raquel - Lovi Dovi Efya - Best In Me Yaayaa - Kae Celestine Donkor - Me Nim Nguase Adina - Let Me Go Asem feat. Kwabena Kwabena - Bye Bye Chase -Lonely Efya - Best In Me Becca feat.M.I - No Away Okyeame Kwame feat. Kesse - Sika Knii Lante - House Of Pain Trigmatic - Not Alone Kaywa Killbeatz Nshorna Musik Eyoh EL Appietus N. O. Acheampong
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Fela Kuti, born as Olufela Ransome Kuti was a Nigerian music maestro and the pioneer of Afrobeat. "Faces of Africa" brings you the story of one of Africa's music legends and his influence through music.
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A President, a military commander, revolutionary socialist and a member of Frelimo soldiers, Samora Machel from Mozambique. Faces of Africa takes you through his battles and struggles in life.
4 years ago
During colonial times, many Africans were traded for slavery in the Americas. When Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery, many started searching for their roots. For years, Rastafarians from Jamaica have gone to live in Shashemene Ethiopia, a land that the late Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia gave to them. Today, many are happy to be home.
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"Africa's Black Star" tells the political rise and fall of Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana's and Africa's first independent president after colonial rule. The former President of Ghana Dr Kwame Nkrumah, was dubbed "the Man of the Millennium" by BBC World Service listeners. The film covers Nkrumah's phenomenal rise to power, Africa's independence movement, his successes and losses, the internal and external enemies, the 1966 coup and the continuation of his legacy in Ghana and Africa. For more info and other films visit: www.blackninefilms.com