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  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 03:17 Egypt Not Pleased With King Tut’s Travelling Replica Exhibition

    Egypt Not Pleased With King Tut’s Travelling Replica Exhibition

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    Egyptian authorities are not pleased with the King Tut travelling exhibitions. Egyptian museum director Mahmoud Halwagy, says replicating exhibitions of King Tut is a violation of Egypt's copyrights on its antiquities. CCTV's Adel EL Mahrouky reports.

  • 01:47 Nigeria Names General To Head New Multinational Task Force

    Nigeria Names General To Head New Multinational Task Force

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    Nigeria has appointed a general to lead the new multinational task force created to fight Boko Haram in the face of a surge of devastating attacks. The announcement came as Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari met with his Cameroonian counterpart in a bid

  • 02:08 South Africa Gold Companies Improve Offer To Unions

    South Africa Gold Companies Improve Offer To Unions

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    South Africa's biggest gold producers have proposed new wage offers to mining unions. AngloGold and Sibanye Gold proposed to raise monthly pay for entry-level workers by 79 dollars annually for the three years started July 1st, 2015. CCTV's Angelo Coppola

  • 00:56 Kenya Airways: Kenya's National Carrier Reports $ 293M Loss

    Kenya Airways: Kenya's National Carrier Reports $ 293M Loss

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    Kenya's flag carrier, Kenya Airways has reported a pretax loss of 293 million dollars for the year to March 2015. This was much wider than the 48 million dollar loss reported over the corresponding period last year. The airline attributed the deficit to a

  • 02:11 Museveni Announces Fifth Term Presidential Bid

    Museveni Announces Fifth Term Presidential Bid

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    Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has signaled the start of the presidential race by announcing his intention to run in 2016. Museveni has been in power for nearly 30 years. CCTV's Hillary Ayesiga reports.

  • 02:52 South Africa Paperless Classrooms For Poor Schools

    South Africa Paperless Classrooms For Poor Schools

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    In South Africa an innovative new program is being implemented in the Gauteng Province. Thousands of children are now attending school in paperless classrooms. CCTV's Julie Scheier reports.

  • 02:18 New Craze: Cape Town's Adult Colouring Books

    New Craze: Cape Town's Adult Colouring Books

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    An astonishing global trend has taken root in South Africa's Mother City. Book stores in Cape Town are stocking coloring books. That may not come as a surprise. But these books are for adults. CCTV's Travers Andrews reports.

  • 02:16 Zimbabwe Unions Issue Ultimatum On Labour Reform Sackings

    Zimbabwe Unions Issue Ultimatum On Labour Reform Sackings

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    Tensions between unions and employers in Zimbabwe are intensifying, following labour reforms that make it easier for companies to sack workers. More than 15,000 workers have lost their jobs since a supreme court ruling on July 17 and unions are predictabl

  • 01:01 Players Warm Up Ahead Of Africa's First NBA Game

    Players Warm Up Ahead Of Africa's First NBA Game

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    Basketball stars including Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers and Boris Diaw of the San Antonio Spurs warmed up Friday for the NBA's first ever game in Africa, as the sport looks to expand into the fast-developing continent. Basketball stars including

  • 01:42 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 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 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 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 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 45:53 Death Fog

    Death Fog

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    It resembles a terrifying Stephen King novel, but it's all too real. In a lakeside village in Cameroon, West Africa, 2,000 people mysteriously die in one night. Witnesses claim their neighbors were suffocated by a white fog as they slept. Without any othe

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 52:00 Albino Killings in Africa

    Albino Killings in Africa

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    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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 45:59 Bankrolling Mugabe

    Bankrolling Mugabe

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    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

  • 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

  • 01:42 SA’s Chamber Of Commerce Appoints A New Chief Executive

    SA’s Chamber Of Commerce Appoints A New Chief Executive

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    The South African Chamber of Commerce has appointed Alan Mukoki as its new chief executive. The organization represents close to 20,000 small, medium and large businesses across all industrial sectors. Angelo Coppola reports that the appointment signals a

  • 02:47 S.Sudan Vaccinates Livestock To Ensure Food Security

    S.Sudan Vaccinates Livestock To Ensure Food Security

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    In a bid to curb livestock diseases and provide food security, South Sudan has embarked on an ambitious campaign that has seen 450,000 head of cattle vaccinated against seasonal diseases in Unity State. The government is hoping the move will help protect

  • 01:07 NBA Players Hold Clinic In Johannesburg

    NBA Players Hold Clinic In Johannesburg

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    As Africa nears the first National Basketball Association game on the continent, several international professional basketball players hosted a clinic on Wednesday, for a group of South African boys and girls. The clinic was hosted at the American school

  • 02:43 Chimps Abandoned In Liberia After Decades Of Experiments

    Chimps Abandoned In Liberia After Decades Of Experiments

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    Chimps abandoned in Liberia after decades of experiments Battle to save the hugging chimps: Heartbreaking story of 66 apes and a baby 'abandoned' on island by medical firm after they finished experimenting on them The New York Blood Center set up virus-te

  • 01:34 Libyan Court Sentences Gaddafi Son To Death

    Libyan Court Sentences Gaddafi Son To Death

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    The war crimes trial of two sons of Libya's former dictator, Muammar Gaddafi, begins amid tight security in Tripoli on Monday, in a case causing sensation at home and controversy among rights groups. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi and his younger brother, Saadi, a