African Perspectives for October 4, 2020

Oct 5, 2020

This first episode in the month of October is a fulfilment of our promise to highlight some of the historical points on the journey to political independence in many parts of Africa. The fourth and final quarter of the year features independence celebrations in nine African countries including Nigeria (October 1), Guinea (October 2), Lesotho (October 4), Uganda (October 9), Equatorial Guinea (October 12), Zambia (October 24), Angola (November 11), Mauritania (November 28), Kenya (December 12), and Libya (December 24). This episode also provides information on virtual Fall Open House of the UGA African Studies Institute. As always, the episode featured selected enjoyable music from Africa and/or by Africans including music from selected Africa young and upcoming generation of stars including Yemi Alade, Burna Boy and Deng.