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  • 01:42 New Barack Obama's Half-brother Malik Runs For Governor In Kenya

    Barack Obama's Half-brother Malik Runs For Governor In Kenya

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    US President's Barack Obama's half brother Malik is preparing to run for governor of Kenya's western county of Siaya. Fifty-four-year-old Malik Obama said he is focused on "poverty eradication, infrastructure development and industrialisation". "This I in

  • 02:18 New Kenya's First Woman Editorial Cartoonist

    Kenya's First Woman Editorial Cartoonist

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    President Obama's visit to Kenya provided the country's newspaper cartoonists with a lot to draw on. But what is it like being a cartoonist in a country which has fairly conservative values? To find out, Africa Business Report went along to meet Kenya's f

  • 01:49 New Zuma Says 13 South African Soldiers Killed In Fighting In Central African Republic

    Zuma Says 13 South African Soldiers Killed In Fighting In Central African Republic

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    South Africa's president said on Monday that 13 South African soldiers were killed and 27 were wounded in fighting in the Central African Republic. President Jacob Zuma also said that one soldier is missing. "We have confirmed that 13 of our brave soldier

  • 02:27 New South African Businesswoman Launches New Political Party

    South African Businesswoman Launches New Political Party

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    The academic and co-founder of South Africa's Black Conscious Movement, Mamphela Ramphele, announced the creation of a new political party on Monday "to build the South Africa of our dreams." At the same time she lambasted the 101-year-old African Nationa

  • 03:18 New Standing Up For Your Rights In Burkina Faso

    Standing Up For Your Rights In Burkina Faso

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    The civil rights movement "Le Balai Citoyen" was one of the driving forces behind the protests in Burkina Faso in October 2014. Musicians like Oscibi Johann play an important role in this youth movement, which is linking up with others in Africa.

  • 00:45 Cecil The Lion's Killer Should Be Extradited: Zimbabwe

    Cecil The Lion's Killer Should Be Extradited: Zimbabwe

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    Zimbabwe's environment minister said Friday, the American dentist who killed Cecil the lion paid for an illegal hunt and should be extradited to the southern African nation to face justice. Referring to 55-year-old Walter James Palmer as a "foreign poache

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  • 03:09 Zimbabwe's Growth Forecast Halved

    Zimbabwe's Growth Forecast Halved

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    Zimbabwe finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has halved the growth forecast for 2015 as the economy slows on the back a crippling drought. Chinamasa unveiled a mid-term policy review statement on Thursday, that provides tax breaks for miners and tries to p

  • 02:03 Libyans Protest Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi's Verdict

    Libyans Protest Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi's Verdict

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    The death sentence handed down to Saif Al Islam Gaddafi the son of the former Libyan president has caused a storm in Cairo. Hundreds of his supporters protested at the United Nations office in Cairo calling for its intervention. Analysts have warned of th

  • 02:41 Chinese Doctors Offer Free Medical Treatment To Patients In Harare

    Chinese Doctors Offer Free Medical Treatment To Patients In Harare

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    Zimbabwe in collaboration with the Chinese government is aiming at offering safe and reliable health care to its people. It is this regard that a team of Chinese doctors has been deployed to the country. The team which has already gotten to work, will be

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  • 03:53 Meningitis And Malaria In Africa

    Meningitis And Malaria In Africa

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    VOA’s Linord Moudou gives an update on health news on meningitis. As the World Health Organization announces plans to begin clinical trials of a promising new vaccine, scientists in South Africa report that they too are at an important threshold. VO

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  • 01:21 Hungry Hippos? Antelope Escapes Death In Africa Wild Scene In Botswana

    Hungry Hippos? Antelope Escapes Death In Africa Wild Scene In Botswana

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    Hungry hippos? Antelope escapes death in Africa Wild scene in Botswana. hippos fighting, hippos fighting crocodile, hippos fighting lions, two hippos fighting, 2 hippos fighting, hippos fight, hippos attack, hippos mating, hippos farting, . Real Scene Big

  • 02:11 South Africa's High Court Rules That Parts Of Pistorius Trial Can Be Shown On Live TV

    South Africa's High Court Rules That Parts Of Pistorius Trial Can Be Shown On Live TV

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    A South African judge has ruled that television stations can broadcast parts of Oscar Pistorius' murder trial live, but with restrictions on witness testimonies. High Court Judge Dunstan Mlambo ruled on Tuesday (25 FEB. 2014) that South African media hous

  • 04:04 Obama And Zuma Hold A Joint News Conference

    Obama And Zuma Hold A Joint News Conference

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    US President Barack Obama said on Saturday that South Africa's transition from apartheid to a free nation has been a "personal inspiration" and an "inspiration to the world." Speaking at a news conference in Pretoria, alongside South African President Jac

  • 00:56 Congo Creates Francophone Africa's First Mobile Phones

    Congo Creates Francophone Africa's First Mobile Phones

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    When Vérone Mankou hit a few snags in his quest to build a low-cost laptop, he did not give up. Instead he simply transformed his project and now is the proud creator of the first mobile phones "designed and assembled" in Francophone Africa.

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  • 08:35 Operation Smile Initiative In Africa

    Operation Smile Initiative In Africa

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    Two billion people in the world lack access to basic surgical care and every 3 minutes a child is born with a cleft lip or palate. Operation Smile, will tomorrow depart to Malawi for a surgical mission. It follows their successful mega mission trip to the

  • 01:18 President Buhari Makes First Official Trip To Cameroon

    President Buhari Makes First Official Trip To Cameroon

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    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has travelled to neighbouring Cameroon to discuss the crisis. This comes after President Paul Biya ordered two thousand extra troops to deploy along Cameroon's northern border, to better battle Boko Haram.

  • 00:42 Two Zimbabwean Men Linked To Cecil The Lion Killing Arrive In Court

    Two Zimbabwean Men Linked To Cecil The Lion Killing Arrive In Court

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    Two Zimbabwean men have appeared in court facing charges of poaching. They're accused of accepting a payment of 50,000 US dollars so that an American dentist could kill Cecil, one of the country's most famous lions.

  • 02:20 World’s First Functional 3D-printed Prosthetic Legs In Uganda

    World’s First Functional 3D-printed Prosthetic Legs In Uganda

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    A team of Ugandan researchers and their Canadian counterparts are revolutionizing orthopedics in Uganda by applying 3D scanning and 3D printing technology to help produce affordable prosthetic for amputees. These free 3D printed limbs have seen people flo

  • 01:46 Tunisian Woman Sews Her Way To Financial Independence

    Tunisian Woman Sews Her Way To Financial Independence

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    Women are still seen to have a comparatively more difficult time breaking into the business field when pitted against their male counterparts. More often than not, the situation leads to full financial dependence on their partners which complicates the si

  • 01:20 One Dead As Migrants Storm Eurotunnel Terminal

    One Dead As Migrants Storm Eurotunnel Terminal

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    Another African migrant is fighting to save his life after a botched attempt to reach the United Kingdom. The Egyptian man was almost electrocuted by an overhead power line, while trying to jump from the roof of one train to another. The incident came aft