CAMEROONIAN FILMMAKERS PRESENT TWO EPIC FILMS IN LOS ANGELES, CA

CAMEROONIAN FILMMAKERS PRESENT TWO EPIC FILMS IN LOS ANGELES

DAD’S WAR, A film By Martin Fusi

Two former friends, immigrant African fathers in America become mortal enemies and fight each other using strange methods.

NINAH’S DOWRY, A film by Victor Viyuoh

Ninah, a runaway wife whose husband finds out that she is pregnant and sets out to recover the bride price that he paid or take home the woman that he owns. By any means necessary.

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Palliative Care Provides Dignity to Ethiopian American Elders

Palliative Care Provides Dignity to Ethiopian American Elders

LOS ANGELES–Until last spring, Tesfaldey Meshesha and his wife, who came to the United States from Ethiopia in 2008, used to be regulars at Hayim Tovim Adult Day Health Care center located in the heart of the Little Ethiopia along Fairfax Avenue in Los Angeles. Here, they joined the aerobic dancing, socialized, lunched with friends and received medical check ups.

But these days, Meshesha, 76, the former manager of Wonji Shoa Sugar Factory, one of Ethiopia’s largest of its kind, comes alone, as his wife has contracted bone cancer.

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H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini Zuma

Town Hall Meeting with Chairperson of the African Union Commission

H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini Zuma is an undisputable trailblazer in the upliftment and empowerment of women across the African continent. Her career as a struggle activist and politician is testimony to her indestructible and courageous spirit. She was born on 27 January 1949 in KwaZulu-Natal, a time when black women’s career expectations did not go beyond domestic work. She, however, was not to be limited.

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