BBC Listeners Help Zambian Boy Live Dream to Fly

BBC Listeners Help Joseph Banda Take His First Pilot's Lesson

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

A 13-year-old boy from a slum in Zambia is on his way to learning how to fly thanks to help from BBC radio listeners who heard his story. Freelance BBC reporter Jo Fidgen tells us about meeting the boy, Joseph Banda, and how she went along for the ride on his very first flight.


Joseph Banda and Jo Fidgen

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Todd Zwillich

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