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  • 01:42 Zimbabwe's Government Lobbying SADC, Wants To Continue Ivory Trade

    Zimbabwe's Government Lobbying SADC, Wants To Continue Ivory Trade

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    Kenya's approach to anti-poaching included burning its ivory stockpile. Zimbabwe disagrees. The country's been lobbying regional bloc SADC. Harare wants to continue trading in ivory and high-value animal hides. Zimbabwe has a large stockpile of ivory. And

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  • 02:46 The Story Of An African Language On The Brink Of Extinction

    The Story Of An African Language On The Brink Of Extinction

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    One of Africa's oldest languages is dying. The Khomani San community in South Africa speak a local dialect which is believed to be thousands of years old. But it faces extinction. And one woman's on a mission to try and save it. CCTV's Travers Andrews has

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  • 00:30 AU Troops Arrested In Somalia

    AU Troops Arrested In Somalia

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    Security forces in Somalia have arrested five African Union peacekeepers and 10 Somalis for allegedly selling military supplies. That's according to Somali police. The nationalities of the AU peacekeepers have yet to be announced. It's also not clear whet

  • 01:24 Troubled Zimbabwe Football Association To Be Replaced With New Body

    Troubled Zimbabwe Football Association To Be Replaced With New Body

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    Zimbabwe's celebrated return to continental football has not been without drama. Zimbabwe Football Association was dissolved, and it's now been replaced by the National Football Association of Zimbabwe. Farai Mwakutuya reports.

  • 01:55 Boxing Lovers In South Africa Mourn Muhammad Ali

    Boxing Lovers In South Africa Mourn Muhammad Ali

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    The world is in mourning after the death of boxing great Muhammad Ali, the 74-year-old regarded as the greatest of all time will be laid to rest on Friday in his home town of Louisville, Ali touched the lives of millions including former South African Pre

  • 01:39 Nigeria’s Delta Oil Pollution Impact

    Nigeria’s Delta Oil Pollution Impact

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    Take a look at the effects of decades-long oil spills in the Niger delta region on farming. Although a program to mop up the oil spills was launched recently-it could take another three decades before the environment in the area is fully restored. CCTV's

  • 02:26 Johannesburg Clean-up Inspired By Zero Tolerance For Waste

    Johannesburg Clean-up Inspired By Zero Tolerance For Waste

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    In Johannesburg, South Africa, the World Environment Day was celebrated with an initiative called "Waste Stops with Me". The event, organized by environmental activists Miss Earth South Africa and the Johannesburg waste management company, Pikitup, was ai

  • 01:37 Juba & Khartoum Agree To Open Up Common Border

    Juba & Khartoum Agree To Open Up Common Border

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    South Sudan and Sudan have begun talks that seek to expedite the bilateral cooperation agreement between the two countries. They have signed several agreements on security arrangements for demilitarized zones and the opening of 10 border cross points. The

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  • 01:24 Authorities In South Africa Worried About Violence Ahead Of Local Gov't Elections

    Authorities In South Africa Worried About Violence Ahead Of Local Gov't Elections

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    Authorities in South Africa are also worried about political violence. The country's due to vote in local government elections in August - and ahead of that, several politicians have been murdered. CCTV's Julie Scheier has the story

  • 00:59 Two People Killed As Opposition Protests In Kenya Turn Violent

    Two People Killed As Opposition Protests In Kenya Turn Violent

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    At least two people were killed and several others injured after opposition protests in Western Kenya turned violent. The police in the Western city of Kisumu where the two died were said to have been overpowered by the protesters. The protests in other p

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  • 02:08 Authorities In Somalia Boost Security Ahead Of Possible Attacks

    Authorities In Somalia Boost Security Ahead Of Possible Attacks

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    Somalia is bracing for possible attacks during the holy month of Ramadan, which has just started. Al-Shabaab militants are known to step up their attacks during this fasting period, in the capital, Mogadishu, and beyond. CCTV's Abdulaziz Billow has that s

  • 02:11 Botswana's: Mining Industry Recovering From Recent Setbacks

    Botswana's: Mining Industry Recovering From Recent Setbacks

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    The diamond industry appears to be emerging from its lows with marginal improvement according to the latest sales data. Angelo Coppola is in Botswana and visited one of the country's oldest and most prolific mines, Orapa.

  • 02:43 88 Kidnapped Children From Gambella Reunited With Their Families

    88 Kidnapped Children From Gambella Reunited With Their Families

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    It has been almost two months since more than 140 children were kidnapped by gunmen and taken over the border to South Sudan. Many have since been rescued - and reunited with their families. Some of the youngsters have been speaking about their ordeal. CC

  • 02:10 South Africa Mineworkers' Union Leaders Discuss Issues Plaguing Sector

    South Africa Mineworkers' Union Leaders Discuss Issues Plaguing Sector

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    South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers has spent last week in the annual central committee meeting, discussing a range of issues facing their members and the mining industry. Union leaders emphasized that members would be supporting the ruling party

  • 01:37 83 Ethiopian Children Released From Captivity In South Sudan

    83 Ethiopian Children Released From Captivity In South Sudan

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    The Ethiopian government has announced that the number of children release from captivity in South Sudan has reached 83.It's was few months ago that South Sudanese gun men crossed border ,killed more than two hundered and kidnapped 120 children. Ethiopia

  • 01:37 Niger Delta Attack: 6 Officers Killed During Attack In Wari

    Niger Delta Attack: 6 Officers Killed During Attack In Wari

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    Nigerias military has confirmed six of its men were killed in a daring attack on its installation in Wari. The military public relations office in the region says militants disguised as normal commuters attacked its house boat south local government area

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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