A Mission To Civilise?

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19981215]

Ofeibea Quist-Arcton explores the secretive ties that maintain French-colonial attitudes in Africa.

1: Gabon - the Oil-Rigged State. For the past 30 years, Gabon has been ruled by Omar Bongo. Known as "Africa's Kuwait", this tiny country has huge mineral resources, yet the majority of the population lives in a state of utter poverty.

Producer Lucy Ash. Repeated Sunday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19981215]

Unknown: Omar Bongo.

Producer: Lucy Ash.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19981220]

Ofeibea Quist-Arcton explores the secretive ties that maintain French colonial attitudes in Africa.

1: Gabon - the Oil-Rigged State Repeated from Tuesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19981222]

Ofeibea Quist-Arcton explores the secretive ties that maintain French colonial attitudes in Africa.

2: Senegal - the Cultural Revolution. Senegal was once France's first colony in Africa. This programme examines the French cultural legacy in Africa and asks why more and more Senegalese now seem to be turning their backs on Paris. Producer Lucy Ash

Repeated Sunday 27 December 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19981227]

Presented by Ofeibea Quist Arcton

2: Senegal the Cultural Revolution Repeated from Tuesday 22 December 8pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19981227]

Presented By: Ofeibea Quist