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  • 06:17 EFF Pleased With Motion Of No Confidence Results: Malema

    EFF Pleased With Motion Of No Confidence Results: Malema

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    The motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma has failed. According to the results, votes were 177, 198 no votes and nine abstentions. MPs used a secret ballot to vote. ANC members pledged to back Zuma aiming to thwart opposition efforts to force hi

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  • 02:07 Tunisia Mediating For Solution To End The Libya Crisis

    Tunisia Mediating For Solution To End The Libya Crisis

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    Tunisia is mediating between all Libyan parties, political factions and tribal leaders to find a peaceful settlement in the war ravaged country. Top Libyan leaders are holding meetings with Tunisian President, in order to turn the page on 6 years of insta

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  • 01:20 Communities Join Forces To Protect Niger's Last Giraffes

    Communities Join Forces To Protect Niger's Last Giraffes

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    West Africa's last giraffes can be found in Niger, about 50 kilometres from Niamey in the Kour¨¦ area. Only about 5-hundred remain -- and are carefully guarded by conservationists. International donors, NGOs and even community members have been roped in t

  • 00:59 Uganda Beefs Up Security Along DRC Border After UN Report

    Uganda Beefs Up Security Along DRC Border After UN Report

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    Uganda says it is continuing to tighten security along its border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. This follows a new United Nations report that revealed 250 people were killed in the DRC between March and June this year. Hillary Ayesiga has more fr

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  • 05:52 Zuma Has Now Survived Eight Votes Of No Confidence

    Zuma Has Now Survived Eight Votes Of No Confidence

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    In South Africa, President Jacob Zuma has survived yet ANOTHER vote of no confidence. It's the eighth time he's survived such a motion. Parliamentary speaker Baleka Mbete has just announced the results in Parliament. 198 MPs voted against the motion of no

  • 05:51 Vote-counting Under Way In Most Parts Of Kenya

    Vote-counting Under Way In Most Parts Of Kenya

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    Official results are due to be announced within seven days. But the electoral body says it may release them sooner. We are now joined by our reporters Jane Kiyo here in Nairobi and Alexandria Majallah in Kisumu.

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  • 05:10 Vote-counting Under Way Across Most Parts Of Kenya

    Vote-counting Under Way Across Most Parts Of Kenya

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    Polls have closed in Kenya and vote-counting has begun in a tight election to choose a president and parliament. Voting centres closed at 5pm local time on Tuesday. Results are not expected before Wednesday, and the electoral body has seven days to declar

  • 01:36 Trade Route Along Ugandan Border Grinds To A Halt

    Trade Route Along Ugandan Border Grinds To A Halt

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    As Kenyans went to the polls, however, there's anxiety across the border. In Uganda, many importers have temporarily suspended business along the Kenyan route. Some transport operators have refused to move passengers across the border altogether. CGTN's I

  • 02:02 Declining Trade With South Africa Boosts Local Production

    Declining Trade With South Africa Boosts Local Production

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    The decline in trade between Zimbabwe and its biggest economic partner, South Africa has been attributed to import restrictions introduced last year which have stimulated an increase in local production. Farai Mwakutuya has more.

  • 00:17 Iran: Rouhani And Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hold Private Bilateral Meeting In Tehran

    Iran: Rouhani And Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hold Private Bilateral Meeting In Tehran

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    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani received his Zimbabwean counterpart 93-year-old Robert Mugabe in Tehran on Monday. The pair held a closed-door meeting at mid-morning local time to discuss bilateral relations and promote mutual cooperation between the two

  • 01:21 Beat The Pot Protest March - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

    Beat The Pot Protest March - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

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    MDC-T Women’s Assembly Beat The Pot protest march in Bulawayo demonstrate against poverty in Zimbabwe on 16 July 2017 These pots are empty & we are starving because we no longer have anything to cook. - Thokozani Khupe, MDC vice president said while addre

  • 24:56 Leihlo La Sechaba - Women Killings

    Leihlo La Sechaba - Women Killings

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    The story is about women who were brutally killed by their partners. The women on this programme: two are from the Vaal, South of Johannesburg and there other one is from Soweto. We spoke to their families, Police and Brothers For Life organisation.

  • 02:39 Skills Gap Contributing Factor To SA's Jobless Numbers

    Skills Gap Contributing Factor To SA's Jobless Numbers

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    The skills gap in the South African workforce has been cited as a contributing factor to South Africa's jobless numbers. While there may be work opportunities available, the necessary skills needed to fill those vacancies, are lacking. The first day of th

  • 01:50 Legendary Jazz Musician Johnny Mekoa Laid To Rest

    Legendary Jazz Musician Johnny Mekoa Laid To Rest

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    Legendary Jazz musician Johnny Mekoa has been laid to rest in Benoni, east of Johannesburg. The funeral was attended by other living legends including Caiphus Semenya and Jonas Gwangwa. He died last week after a short illness.

  • 05:08 Kenya Declares Dusk-to-dawn Curfew In Response To Al Shabaab Attacks

    Kenya Declares Dusk-to-dawn Curfew In Response To Al Shabaab Attacks

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    Kenya's acting Interior minister Dr. Fred Matiangi has declared a dusk-to-dawn curfew in response to a barrage Al Shabaab attacks in parts of Lamu, Garissa and Tana River counties.

  • 00:47 Hamas Leader Offers Sympathy Over Egypt Deaths

    Hamas Leader Offers Sympathy Over Egypt Deaths

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    Hamas leader, Ismail Haniyeh has offered his condolences over the deaths of Egyptian soldiers killed in an attack on a remote army outpost in the Sinai Peninsula.

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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