Faces of Africa: Rastafarians coming Home to Africa
On The Lions Trail: in search of Haile Selassie I in present-day Ethiopia
During colonial times, many Africans were traded for slavery in America. When Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery, many started searching for their roots. For years, Rastafarians from Jamaica and from around the world have gone to live in Shashamane Ethiopia, a land that the late Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia gave to them. Today, many are happy to be home!