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  • 02:23 Nairobi Struggling With Environmental Challenges

    Nairobi Struggling With Environmental Challenges

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    As a venue for the UNEA summit, Kenya is a very good case study to show environmental challenges.The people here daily grapple with many of the issues on the UN's agenda. The country's capital, Nairobi, could be a casebook study of environmental challenge

  • 02:30 South Sudan Communities Turn To Culture & Arts To Promote Peace

    South Sudan Communities Turn To Culture & Arts To Promote Peace

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    In South Sudan, divided communities are turning to art and dance in a bid to boost reconciliation. Juba residents have joined those living in United Nations camps for unique sessions, aimed at opening up dialogue and promoting cultural diversity.

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  • 02:46 Kenya's Nairobi Named As One Of 37 Fast-growing Megacities Globally

    Kenya's Nairobi Named As One Of 37 Fast-growing Megacities Globally

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    Kenya's capital, Nairobi has been named among the newest recipients of technical support and resources to boost its urban resilience under the 100 Resilience Cities Initiative. The initiative is dedicated to helping cities around the world become more res

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  • 01:57 Burundi, Somalia Security Challenges Remain A Concern

    Burundi, Somalia Security Challenges Remain A Concern

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    Top officals from the United Nations and African Union have been meeting in New York. Several security challenges were discussed - and the ways to address them. The details now from CCTV's Liling Tan

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  • 02:29 Former South African Convict Turns His Life Around Through Music

    Former South African Convict Turns His Life Around Through Music

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    A former convict in South Africa has turned his life around - through music. William Bapela spent five years in jail, but emerged with a mission. Now he's helping children in one of the country's poorest suburbs build a future for themselves. CCTV's Julie

  • 01:03 Supporters Of Robert Mugabe March In Harare

    Supporters Of Robert Mugabe March In Harare

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    Close to 50 thousand people took to the streets of Harare earlier on Wednesday - in support of President Robert Mugabe. They want him to stay in power. While today's event didn't draw the one million people intended, it was a dramatic indication of just h

  • 01:51 Dlamini Zuma Says Africa Has Had Tremendous Growth

    Dlamini Zuma Says Africa Has Had Tremendous Growth

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    The African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, says Africa has seen tremendous growth. In a special Africa Day message, Zuma said most countries have experienced sustained economic growth, improved infrastructure and a reduction in pover

  • 00:40 Ship Ferrying Migrants Capsizes In Mediterranean Killing 5, Over 500 Rescued

    Ship Ferrying Migrants Capsizes In Mediterranean Killing 5, Over 500 Rescued

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    A ship carrying migrants has overturned in the Mediterranean Sea while sailing out of Libya. At least five people have drowned, but over 550 were rescued by the Italian navy. The navy patrol boat threw life rafts and jackets to migrants in the water... an

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  • 02:06 Thabo Mbeki Urges Youth To Take Charge Of Africa's Destiny

    Thabo Mbeki Urges Youth To Take Charge Of Africa's Destiny

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    South Africa's former president Thabo Mbeki says African youth have a responsibility to transform the continent. Mbeki was delivering a keynote address at the Africa Day celebration in Pretoria. His focus was on the 120 years of the Adwa African Victory.

  • 01:58 Women's Empowerment Still A Challenge For Africa

    Women's Empowerment Still A Challenge For Africa

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    One of the challenges that Africa faces is women's empowerment. In 2015 and 2016, the African Union has been focusing on women's affairs. For more perspective on that we spoke to Saudatu Mahdi. She's from Women's Rights Advancement and Protection in Niger

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  • 02:23 Nairobi Struggling With Environmental Challenges

    Nairobi Struggling With Environmental Challenges

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    As a venue for the UNEA summit, Kenya is a very good case study to show environmental challenges.The people here daily grapple with many of the issues on the UN's agenda. The country's capital, Nairobi, could be a casebook study of environmental challenge

  • 02:30 South Sudan Communities Turn To Culture & Arts To Promote Peace

    South Sudan Communities Turn To Culture & Arts To Promote Peace

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    In South Sudan, divided communities are turning to art and dance in a bid to boost reconciliation. Juba residents have joined those living in United Nations camps for unique sessions, aimed at opening up dialogue and promoting cultural diversity.

  • 02:46 Kenya's Nairobi Named As One Of 37 Fast-growing Megacities Globally

    Kenya's Nairobi Named As One Of 37 Fast-growing Megacities Globally

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    Kenya's capital, Nairobi has been named among the newest recipients of technical support and resources to boost its urban resilience under the 100 Resilience Cities Initiative. The initiative is dedicated to helping cities around the world become more res

  • 01:57 Burundi, Somalia Security Challenges Remain A Concern

    Burundi, Somalia Security Challenges Remain A Concern

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    Top officals from the United Nations and African Union have been meeting in New York. Several security challenges were discussed - and the ways to address them. The details now from CCTV's Liling Tan

  • 09:15 Egypt Launches African Support Program

    Egypt Launches African Support Program

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    For Africa Day, Egypt is looking to closer cooperation with the continent. Cairo hosted a number of African diplomats to discuss ways to tackle common challenges. Adel EL Mahrouky with the story

  • 02:29 Former South African Convict Turns His Life Around Through Music

    Former South African Convict Turns His Life Around Through Music

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    A former convict in South Africa has turned his life around - through music. William Bapela spent five years in jail, but emerged with a mission. Now he's helping children in one of the country's poorest suburbs build a future for themselves. CCTV's Julie

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  • 59:07 Welcome to Lagos (1/3)

    Welcome to Lagos (1/3)

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    Three-part observational documentary series which explores life at the sharp end of one of the most extreme urban environments in the world: Lagos, Nigeria. Today, more than half the world's population live in cities, and this eye-opening series shows wha

  • 59:01 Welcome to Lagos (2/3)

    Welcome to Lagos (2/3)

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    Lagos's version of Venice is a slum, built on water, called Makoko. This three-part observational series continues to explore one of the most extreme urban environments on the planet, by taking a trip into the lives of those who choose to live and work on

  • 1:00:35 Welcome to Lagos (3/3)

    Welcome to Lagos (3/3)

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    This fascinating series continues to look at how people are adapting to modern city life in the 21st century by exploring the slums and ghettos of Lagos, Nigeria. More than 50 per cent of the world's population now live in cities, and that figure is expec

  • 58:33 Racism: A History (1/3)

    Racism: A History (1/3)

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    A documentary which is exploring the impact of racism on a global scale, as part of the season of programmes marking the 200th anniversary of the abolition of slavery. Beginning by assessing the implications of the relationship between Europe, Africa and

  • 58:59 Racism: A History (2/3)

    Racism: A History (2/3)

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    A documentary which is exploring the impact of racism on a global scale, as part of the season of programmes marking the 200th anniversary of the abolition of slavery. Beginning by assessing the implications of the relationship between Europe, Africa and

  • 58:48 Racism: A History (3/3)

    Racism: A History (3/3)

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    A documentary which is exploring the impact of racism on a global scale, as part of the season of programmes marking the 200th anniversary of the abolition of slavery. Beginning by assessing the implications of the relationship between Europe, Africa and

  • 47:48 Saving Africa' s Witch Children

    Saving Africa' s Witch Children

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    In some of the poorest parts of Nigeria, where evangelical religious fervor is combined with a belief in sorcery and black magic, many thousands of children are being blamed for catastrophes, death and famine: and branded witches. Denounced as Satan made

  • 47:57 Zimbabwe: State of Denial

    Zimbabwe: State of Denial

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    Thirty years after becoming a nation, and 30 years after Robert Mugabe and ZANU PF came to power, Zimbabwe does not appear to have fulfilled the hopes that so many had at independence. Both ZANU PF and the MDC appear to be in a state of denial about the t

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