a bleak picture.
The community is slowly forgetting it's original African traditions, culture and heritage. For so many years the people have been oppressed as a nation and a culture that their unique traditional spirit has been dampened. Together now with the rising poverty, unemployment, crime and AIDS, a generally impoverished, disempowered community is being created.
“The 20 000 Drums project has entertained our learners while at the same time it was empowering them and revived our culture of drumming.”