(Recorded 9pm - Monday 25th May 2020) The Africax5 community had a great discussion on Instagram Live about Cultural Appropriation with our Africax5 family from all around the world tuning in!!! Interviewed by @imlindae
Take a behind the scenes peek into the lives of liner crew members and discover the pleasures of a life spent at sea. Stop Over will take you on prodigious trips across the most marvelous oceans and rivers of the world. Travel with us as we explore not just the waters of the world, but also the mythical cruise ships, legendary liners, magnificent sailboats and fascinating traditional vessels that take us from place to place. Board the Queen Elizabeth 2, the Royal Clipper, Le France/Le Norway, the Sun Boat II, the "Classica", the Vat Phou, the Bolero, the Wind Song, the Grigoriy Mikheev icebreaker and the Silver Cloud among many others. Travel from Southampton to New York, Gao to Mopti, Aswan to Abu Simbel, Dubai to the port of Muscate, on the famous Incense Route of the Desert Cities in the Negev. Produced by NIGHT & DAY.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo is a vast, mineral rich country the size of Western Europe. Alastair Leithead takes an epic journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the far reaches of the Congo river to explore how history has shaped the Congo of today and uncover the lesser told stories of this beautiful, if troubled country. In the largest rainforest outside of the Amazon he comes face to face with its gorillas and hunts with pygmies, he travels into the heart of the Ebola outbreak with United Nations peacekeepers, and explores the cobalt mines which will drive our electric cars of the future.
Bay Sunday special from November 15th 1992 with Barbara Rodgers featuring an interview with actress and author Attallah Shabazz, who discusses her father Malcolm X. She talks about: her early family life; the firebombing of their home in East Elmhurst, Queens and the assassination of Malcolm X at Manhattan's Audubon Ballroom in February 1965; her mother's love for Malcolm X and the portrayal of her father and other family members in Spike Lee's biographical movie 'Malcolm X'.
The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.