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Video: Stephen Marley ft. Wale & Cast of Fela 'Made In Africa'

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Classic black-and-white coverage of the continent turns into scenes of present day Ethiopia in the music video for Stephen Marley's pan-Africanist joint from last year's Revelation Part 1: The Root of Life. In an interview with our LargeUp family, Marley revealed that "Made In Africa" — which features a Wale verse and choirs from the cast of Fela! — was his favorite cut off the album, describing it as "an epic sound with the harmonies and Wale’s part–kind of like a movie vibe." Read the interview and peep the "Made In Africa" clip above.

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Former Burkinabe President Charged with Thomas Sankara's Murder

Justice is on the horizon as Burkina Faso's former president, Blaise Compaore, is indicted for the 1987 assassination of Thomas Sankara.

Burkina Faso's former president, Blaise Compaore, has reportedly been indicted by a military court in the country's capital for the 1987 assassination of political revolutionary, Thomas Sankara. Hailed as a national hero, Sankara was assassinated alongside 12 other government officials in a coup led by Compaore before he ascended to power. In 2014, Compaore was forced to resign from his 27-year-long rule and seek exile in the Ivory Coast after continued mass demonstrations. Thirteen other political figures, including former General Gilbert Diendere, have also been indicted with charges including "assassination" and "concealment of corpses".

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