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  • 03:11 Uganda: More Tourists Trickling In To See Mountain Gorillas

    Uganda: More Tourists Trickling In To See Mountain Gorillas

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    Tour Operators in Uganda say there are more tourists coming in to see mountain gorillas than ever before. Gorilla Trekking is one of Uganda's top tourist attractions and it has recently been used as a marketing symbol to sell the country's image in Europe

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  • 00:29 Nigerian Government Negotiates Release Of Final School Girl

    Nigerian Government Negotiates Release Of Final School Girl

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    Nigerian authorities have brokered a deal for the release of remaining Dapchi school girl.Lena Sharibu was among the school children captured by Boko Haram. According to reports the girl's reluctance to convert to Islam led to her prolonged capture.

  • 03:23 149 Migrants Repatriated From Libya

    149 Migrants Repatriated From Libya

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    149 Nigerians have returned from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The migrants arrived the country on Thursday after failed attempts to cross over to Europe from Libya. CGTN's Deji Badmus reports.

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  • 02:01 Special Needs Couple In Tanzania Determined To Succeed

    Special Needs Couple In Tanzania Determined To Succeed

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    A disabled woman has gone from beggar to businesswoman. She sells handmade crafts and owns two homes. And her biggest support? Her husband.

  • 02:40 Refugees Recount Journey To Uganda

    Refugees Recount Journey To Uganda

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    One major fall-out from the DRC's troubles is a mass displacement of its population.Tens of thousands have fled their homes many have fled the country.Some have even risked a perilous journey across Lake Albert. Just what are they running from? Refugees a

  • 02:11 Tunisia Citizens Celebrate Traditional Clothing

    Tunisia Citizens Celebrate Traditional Clothing

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    The national dress day is a very special cultural event in Tunisia. Every year, people wear the clothes of their native towns and regions to show the beauty of Tunisia. Let's take a look with CGTN's Adnen Chaouachi.

  • 02:39 Borno State Suspends Boarding Schools Amid Abduction Threats

    Borno State Suspends Boarding Schools Amid Abduction Threats

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    Borno state, Nigeria's north east state hardest hit by the 9 year old Boko Haram insurgency has ordered indefinite suspension of boarding schools. The call comes in the wake of increasing threats more abduction threats.The directive by the state governmen

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  • 03:54 Egypt's Security Heightened Ahead Of Monday's Presidential Vote

    Egypt's Security Heightened Ahead Of Monday's Presidential Vote

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    Egypt's interior ministry and the army have been beefing up security across the country ahead of Presidential elections. The General Command of the Armed Forces says they are taking all necessary measures to address any potential hostilities that may disr

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  • 01:24 SA: Proteas Fans Disappointed With Australia's Ball Tampering Incident

    SA: Proteas Fans Disappointed With Australia's Ball Tampering Incident

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    South African cricket fans have expressed disappointment over Australia's ball tampering incident on Saturday which has resulted in captain Steve Smith being handed a one-match ban.Smith admitted on Saturday that the ball-tampering carried out by Cameron

  • 01:29 Cairo Switches Off Lights To Highlight Climate Change

    Cairo Switches Off Lights To Highlight Climate Change

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    Cairo joined other global cities in switching off lights to mark Earth Hour. At exactly 8.30 pm local time, the iconic building, the Cairo Tower in the Egyptian capital dimmed its light.Participants lit candles to create natural light as the city went dar

  • 00:38 DRC Military Say It Has Killed 13 Militiamen

    DRC Military Say It Has Killed 13 Militiamen

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    The military in the Democratic of Congo says it has killed 13 militiamen after coming under attack in the country's volatile Ituri province. Army spokesman Jules Ngongo said clashes happened around the villages of Jemi and Penyi, in the Djugu territory. A

  • 03:13 A Look Into President El-Sisi's Achievements, Challenges

    A Look Into President El-Sisi's Achievements, Challenges

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    Its been a busy four years in his first term. Once in office, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi immediately began a crack down on terrorism. The country has been facing violent attacks and militant infiltration from neighbouring countries in the las

  • 02:51 Presidents Kagame, Museveni Calls For Immediate End To Conflict

    Presidents Kagame, Museveni Calls For Immediate End To Conflict

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    A meeting between Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has resolved to urgently put an end to the political crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Isabel Nakirya reports.

  • 01:24 UN: South Sudan Human Rights Situation Worsening Amid Ongoing Conflict

    UN: South Sudan Human Rights Situation Worsening Amid Ongoing Conflict

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    UN human rights investigators say up to 40 officials may be individually responsible for war crimes and crimes against humanity in the country. The UN says the human rights situation continues to worsen in the country. CGTN's Patrick Oyet reports.

  • 03:22 Africa's Fastest Man, Akani Simbine Outlines Plans For 2018 Season

    Africa's Fastest Man, Akani Simbine Outlines Plans For 2018 Season

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    Track and field in South Africa is on a high. The athletes are producing on the world stage and many feel that dominance is set to continue for some time, but for one man, that is not enough. His dream is to win Olympic gold and become the fastest man in

  • 02:45 South African Authorities To Review Safety Measures At Table Mountain Park

    South African Authorities To Review Safety Measures At Table Mountain Park

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    South African National Parks is urgently reviewing its Safety and Security Management Plan for the Table Mountain National Park in Cape Town. That comes after a spate of attacks against tourists and locals. Rene del Came has that story. Please note some o

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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

  • 58:48 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

  • 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

  • 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