Topics

Africa at 40 Pariv

December 16, 1997
Story
WATCH FULL SHOW

Forty years ago, in 1957, Ghana became the first sub-Saharan African country to win its independence. To mark the beginning of the decolonization process, scholars, activists, international diplomats and heads of state gathered in London this past October for a conference on Africa at 40. Today, we play the remainder of a speech by President Robert Mugabe of Ziimbabwe.

Tape:

  • President Robert Mugabe, of Zimbabwe. He is presently the chairman of the Organization of African Unity or OAU.

Related Link:

  • 12/15/97 Democracy Now!–"Africa At 40"

.
.
.


The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to democracynow.org. Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.
WATCH TOMORROW
Expanding the debate tues promo 1920x10801

Green Party Candidate Jill Stein "Joins" the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump Debate in a LIVE 2-hour Expanding the Debate Extended Broadcast