Tales From The Village

Five programmes exploring the traditions and beliefs that still shape everyday life in Africa.

Episodes

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Joel Kibazo visits a crocodile pool in the Gambia that is believed to cure infertility.

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Joel Kibazo visits a crocodile pool in the Gambia that is believed to cure infertility.

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Joel Kibazo attends a traditional funeral in Kenya.

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Joel Kibazo attends a traditional funeral in Kenya.

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Joel Kibazo explores the religion of Legion Maria, which mixes Catholicism with ancient myths and beliefs.

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Joel Kibazo explores the religion of Legion Maria, which mixes Catholicism with ancient myths and beliefs.

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Joel Kibazo meets the griot musicians who are still an integral part of village life.

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Joel Kibazo meets the griot musicians who are still an integral part of village life.

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Joel Kibazo discovers how the Luo people view the birth of a disabled child as a blessing.

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Joel Kibazo discovers how the Luo people view the birth of a disabled child as a blessing.