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  • Tendai Biti speech at the The Gathering in Sandton

    Tendai Biti speech at the The Gathering in Sandton

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    23 November 2017 Zimbabwe in transition

  • 02:29 Attacks Against Women In Egypt On The Rise

    Attacks Against Women In Egypt On The Rise

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    The United Nations General Assembly has designated November 25th as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The premise of the day is to raise awareness of the fact that women around the world are subject to sexual harassment,

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  • 01:38 Priest Says Mugabe Glowed After Signing Resignation Letter

    Priest Says Mugabe Glowed After Signing Resignation Letter

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    A friend to former president Mugabe and mediator in the transition, Father Fidelis Mukonori has spoken out on what transpired during Mugabe's resignation. Speaking to the press, he described the moment when Mugabe seemingly glowed after signing his resign

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  • 02:13 Egypt Launches Investigation Into Mosque Attack

    Egypt Launches Investigation Into Mosque Attack

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    Investigations continue in Egypt as authorities dig for more facts about Friday's Mosque attack in the Sinai. At least 305 have been killed, among them 27 children and more than 128 injured. For years, parts of North Sinai have been strongholds for milita

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  • 01:11 Rift Valley Fever Kills Two People In Uganda

    Rift Valley Fever Kills Two People In Uganda

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    Uganda's Ministries of Health and Agriculture say two people have so far died after testing Positive for Rift Valley Fever. Laboratory tests by the Uganda Virus Institute, from samples collected out of two Central Uganda districts confirm the outbreak. CG

  • 00:41 Rating Agency Downgrades South Africa To Junk Status

    Rating Agency Downgrades South Africa To Junk Status

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    Meanwhile S&P's decision to downgrade South Africa's local currency debt sent the rand tumbling. However, Moody's decision to only place South Africa on review for a downgrade may have prevented a larger sell-off in the currency. The rand weakened 2 perce

  • 06:29 Many Zimbabweans Welcome Immunity Granted To Mugabe

    Many Zimbabweans Welcome Immunity Granted To Mugabe

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    Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe and his family have been granted full immunity. It's part of his agreement to step down last week. The move has largely been welcomed by Zimbabweans -- many of whom still remember the good Mugabe did. CGTN's Farai

  • 02:15 Kenyan Former Militant Recruiter On The Run

    Kenyan Former Militant Recruiter On The Run

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    A Kenyan jihadist who helped recruit hundreds of fighters is on the run from al-Shabaab. Ahmed Iman's whereabouts are unknown. It's believed he disagreed with the group's top leadership - and has fled, fearing for his life. CGTN's Abdulaziz Billow explain

  • 01:52 Uganda Set To Withdraw Some Of Its Troops From AU Mission In Somalia

    Uganda Set To Withdraw Some Of Its Troops From AU Mission In Somalia

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    Uganda is set to withdraw some of its troops from the African Union mission in Somalia by the end of this year. The United Nations Security Council has ordered all troop-contributing countries to reduce the number boots on the ground. CGTN's Michael Balek

  • 02:09 Nigeria's Inflation Slows For 10th Consecutive Month To 15.9%

    Nigeria's Inflation Slows For 10th Consecutive Month To 15.9%

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    Nigeria's statistics bureau has announced annual inflation slowed for the 10th consecutive month to 15.9% in November. Analysts are optimistic inflation rates could fall even further by the end of the year if the government pays closer attention to fuel a

  • 02:14 Zimbabweans Returning From South Africa Face  Challenges

    Zimbabweans Returning From South Africa Face Challenges

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    Zimbabweans in South Africa are still celebrating Robert Mugabe's resignation. Many have started already planning their return home. However they're being advised to be aware of the challenges that lie ahead. CGTN's Sumitra Nydoo reports

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  • 01:08 Zimbabwe's Former Finance Minister Chombo Appeals Court's Bail Decision

    Zimbabwe's Former Finance Minister Chombo Appeals Court's Bail Decision

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    In Zimbabwe, former finance minister, Ignatius Chombo, is set to appeal his bail decision in the Harare High Court on Tuesday. On Monday, the magistrate denied Chombo bail -- claiming he is a flight risk. The court is also concerned that the former minist

  • 00:50 French President Macron Arrives In Burkina Faso For Regional Visit

    French President Macron Arrives In Burkina Faso For Regional Visit

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    French President Emmanuel Macron is on a three-day trip to West Africa. He arrived in Burkina Faso's capital -- Ouagadougou -- on Monday night and was received by President Roch Marc Kabore. During his visit, Macron is hoping to boost France's regional in

  • 02:34 Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn In For Second Term

    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn In For Second Term

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    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has been sworn in for a second term at Nairobi's Kasarani stadium. His deputy, William Ruto, has also taken his oath of office. Thousands of people are gathered at the stadium to witness the ceremony. Many Kenyans have exp

  • 05:20 Robert Mugabe Resigns, Zimbabwe Breaks Into Celebrations

    Robert Mugabe Resigns, Zimbabwe Breaks Into Celebrations

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    Robert Mugabe has resigned as Zimbabwe's President. The 93 year old leader, who has led the country for nearly 4 decades, has given up the reigns shortly after Zimbabwe's parliament began an impeachment process against him.

  • 02:16 Supreme Court Upholds Election Of Uhuru Kenyatta

    Supreme Court Upholds Election Of Uhuru Kenyatta

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    Kenya's Supreme Court has unanimously upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's victory in the re-run polls held last month. The court had previously nullified the August results, citing irregularities by the electoral commission. The ruling clears the way for the 55-year-

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    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

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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

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  • 47:48 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