Explorer Levison Wood undertook an incredible 9 month journey walking the length of the River Nile from its source to the Mediterranean Sea visiting rainforests, deserts, cities and war zones, and encountering modern Africa, its people and its wildlife.
Channel 4 broadcast the first episode (of 4) on Sunday. Lev and his guide Boston trek from Rwanda's rainforest, through remote, lawless regions of Tanzania, into Uganda. They dodge crocodiles and hippos, go to a wedding and get a hero's welcome in Kampala.
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