21 Pygmies, the Jungle, and Me July 16th 2009 My sister had arranged for us to go camping with her BaAka (pygmies) workers in the jungle for a couple of nights. She couldn’t stay the whole time so she was going to head back after the first evening. In all it was going to be the 9 guys who worked for her, 4 of their wives, and 8 kids.
We packed our stuff and walked about 5km to Mossapola one of the BaAka villages to meet up with some of h ... read more
Africa » Central African Republic » South The former French colony of Ubangi-Shari became the Central African Republic upon independence in 1960. After three tumultuous decades of misrule - mostly by military governments - civilian rule was established in 1993 and lasted for one decade. Pres... ... read more