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  • 02:04 Iran, Zimbabwe Hold Talks On Bilateral Cooperation

    Iran, Zimbabwe Hold Talks On Bilateral Cooperation

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    An Iranian delegation headed by Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei has arrived in Zimbabwe’s capital to attend the 8th Tehran-Harare Joint Permanent Commission and the 2015 World SME Expo. The Iranian team will meet with senior

  • 01:55 Tourist Suspected In Killing Of Cecil The Lion

    Tourist Suspected In Killing Of Cecil The Lion

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    Officials in Zimbabwe say a foreign hunter paid $55000 for the privilege to kill a lion near a national park.

  • 02:23 Zimbabwe Hunts Killer Of Cecil The Lion

    Zimbabwe Hunts Killer Of Cecil The Lion

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    Authorities in Zimbabwe are searching for the killer of one of Africa's most famous lions. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

  • 03:12 Aids And HIV Decrease In Zimbabwe But Women's Life Expectancy Remains Low

    Aids And HIV Decrease In Zimbabwe But Women's Life Expectancy Remains Low

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    The average person living in Zimbabwe is not expected to reach the age of forty. Zimbabwe women have an average life expectancy of thirty four years, and men on average do not live past thirty seven, according to the World Health Organisation''s annual re

  • 03:33 Government Auctions Controversy-plagued Diamonds

    Government Auctions Controversy-plagued Diamonds

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    Zimbabwe began selling hundreds of thousands of carats of rough diamonds on Wednesday that were mined from an area where human rights groups say soldiers killed 200 people, raped women and forced children into hard labour. Some 900-thousand carats were pu

  • 00:58 Officials Say Report Of Boeing 767 Accident Was False, Just A Training Drill

    Officials Say Report Of Boeing 767 Accident Was False, Just A Training Drill

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    Zimbabwean aviation officials misinformed news organisations on Thursday that a Boeing 767, arriving from London, was involved in an accident at Harare's airport, then told journalists rushing to the scene it was only a drill. David Chawota, head of the Z

  • 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

  • 46:48 Nubia: The Forgotten Kingdom

    Nubia: The Forgotten Kingdom

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    Once a powerful, sprawling presence in Northern Africa, the ancient kingdom of Nubia now lies buried beneath mounds of red brick rubble in the Sudan. Forgotten by history and largely neglected by archaeology, its cities have lain buried for centuries, har

  • 51:13 Apartheid Did Not Die

    Apartheid Did Not Die

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    Apartheid based on race is outlawed now, but the system always went far deeper than that. The cruelty and injustice were underwritten by an economic apartheid, which regarded people as no more than cheap expendable labor. It was backed by great business c

  • 48:00 Warlords Next Door

    Warlords Next Door

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    Dispatches reveals how key politicians at the heart of the vicious fighting in Somalia - described as the world's worst humanitarian crisis - enjoy incredibly close links to Britain. They have British or EU passports, their families live here and they com

  • 45:01 MI6 and the death of Patrice Lumumba

    MI6 and the death of Patrice Lumumba

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    Congo's first elected prime minister was Patrice Lumumba who was immediately faced with a breakdown of order. There was an army revolt while secessionist groups from the mineral-rich province of Katanga made their move and Belgian paratroopers returned, s

  • 59:03 Roy Bennett and the Hard Road to Democracy in Zimbabwe

    Roy Bennett and the Hard Road to Democracy in Zimbabwe

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    Roy Bennett, deputy minister of agriculture and treasurer of Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), the opposition party headed by Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, was a special guest of WorldCanvass Studio on October 3, 2011. Bennett is a whit

  • 59:58 Popular Louis Theroux's African Hunting Holiday

    Louis Theroux's African Hunting Holiday

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    Louis Theroux journeys to the centre of the controversial South African hunting industry. It's big business, attracting thousands of holiday hunters annually. Keeping wild animals fenced in on farms has made it cheaper and easier to hunt than ever before,

  • 57:30 The World's Worst Place to Be Gay?

    The World's Worst Place to Be Gay?

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    How do you get more people to watch your documentary? Give it a teasing title, clearly intended to grab floating viewers by piquing their interest. Gosh, where could it be, the world's worst place to be gay? Afghanistan? China? North Korea? Tunbridge Well

  • 59:15 The Chinese are Coming

    The Chinese are Coming

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    Traveling across three continents, Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower. In the first of two films, he embarks on a

  • 58:27 Stealing Africa

    Stealing Africa

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    Zambia's copper resources have not made the country rich. Virtually all Zambia's copper mines are owned by corporations. In the last ten years, they've extracted copper worth $29 billion but Zambia is still ranked one of the twenty poorest countries in th

  • 58:37 Namibia: Genocide and the Second Reich

    Namibia: Genocide and the Second Reich

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    A hundred years ago, three quarters of the Herero people of the German colony of Namibia were killed, many in concentration camps. Today, the descendants of the survivors are seeking reparations from the German government. This film tells for the first ti

  • 44:35 Kenya: White Terror

    Kenya: White Terror

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    A deep, inspiring video documenting former Mau Mau detainees from the Kenyan Emergency in the 1950's. This BBC documentary is based on the research of Harvard Professor, Caroline Elkins. This documentary has been part of the evidence supporting the Mau Ma

  • 26:25 Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering the Truth

    Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering the Truth

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    Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering The Truth explores the role that the United States allies, Rwanda and Uganda, have played in triggering the greatest humanitarian crisis at the dawn of the 21st century. Millions of Congolese have lost their lives in a conf

  • 52:00 Albino Killings in Africa

    Albino Killings in Africa

    by Headlines Africa Added 826 Views / 0 Likes

    Once, albinos only had to fear the burning sun and constantly seek the shade. But now they also fear what is hiding in the shadows. Many of Tanzania’s 170,000 albinos have gone into hiding. They are being hunted because witchdoctors are spreading th

  • 26:24 The Life and Death of Steven Biko

    The Life and Death of Steven Biko

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    Stephen (Steve) Bantu Biko was not alone in forging the Black Consciousness Movement (BCM); he was nevertheless its most prominent leader, who with others guided the movement of student discontent into a political force unprecedented in the history of Sou

  • Horn of Africa Crisis

    Horn of Africa Crisis

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    Have US counter-terrorism policies contributed to the deadly crisis in the Horn of Africa? The worst drought in 60 years has thrown some 13 million people across the Horn of Africa into crisis. In Somalia, ravaged by two decades of conflict, the consequen

  • 50:48 Blood Coltan

    Blood Coltan

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    The West’s demand for Coltan, used in mobile phones and computers, is funding the killings in Congo. Under the close watch of rebel militias, children as young as ten work the mines hunting for this black gold. ‘Blood Coltan’ exposes the

  • 47:57 Zimbabwe: State of Denial

    Zimbabwe: State of Denial

    by Headlines Africa Added 1,296 Views / 0 Likes

    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

  • 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

  • 58:59 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

  • 58:33 Racism: A History (1/3)

    Racism: A History (1/3)

    by Headlines Africa Added 1,546 Views / 0 Likes

    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

  • 58:37 Law and Disorder in Lagos

    Law and Disorder in Lagos

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    On the streets of Lagos, it is not the police who wield power but gangs of fight-hardened young men known as Area Boys. Louis spends time with several outfits, joining them as they patrol their turf, clash with local rivals and keep the peace in a brutal

  • 45:59 Bankrolling Mugabe

    Bankrolling Mugabe

    by Headlines Africa Added 950 Views / 0 Likes

    Dispatches investigates how Robert Mugabe and politicians in his ZANU-PF party are still clinging on to power in Zimbabwe, focusing on the businessmen who are benefiting from or supporting his campaign of political violence. According to opposition politi

  • 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