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  • 01:08 Fire At Furniture Factory In Egypt Kills 25 People

    Fire At Furniture Factory In Egypt Kills 25 People

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    Cairo: A powerful fire erupted in a factory near the Egyptian capital on Tuesday, killing 25 workers, the Health Ministry said. Twenty-four others sustained burns in the blaze in the town of Al Obur, in the city of Qaliubia north of Cairo, the ministry sa

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 02:30 People Gather At Mandela Museum To Commemorate First Anniversary Of His Passing

    People Gather At Mandela Museum To Commemorate First Anniversary Of His Passing

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    Residents of Qunu on Friday gathered at the Nelson Mandela museum to commemorate the first anniversary of his death. "It is a year that Tata (Nelson Mandela) has passed on. We have mixed feelings, because we are coming to the reality that he's no more," s

  • 00:42 Zimbabwe Court Postpones Cecil The Lion Trial

    Zimbabwe Court Postpones Cecil The Lion Trial

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    A Zimbabwean court on Wednesday postponed to Sept. 28 the trial of a local hunter accused of failing to stop American dentist Walter Palmer illegally killing the country's most prized lion last month. Theo Bronkhorst was arrested last week and charged wit

  • 50:48 Mozambique: Life after Death

    Mozambique: Life after Death

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    In Southern Africa, bordered by South Africa and Tanzania, and the channel that bears its name, we find Mozambique. The capital, Maputo, has a population of 1.3 million and it's its political, administrative and judicial center. As happens in the majority

  • 05:03 South Sudan Ambassador Speaks On Journalist's Death

    South Sudan Ambassador Speaks On Journalist's Death

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    A South Sudanese journalist has been shot dead in what a press freedom group described as a "very foreboding sign". Peter Julius Moi, who worked with the independent New Nation newspaper in Juba, was shot as he headed home after work, his colleagues at th

  • 00:42 Egypt Pledges Transparent Probe Into Mexican Deaths

    Egypt Pledges Transparent Probe Into Mexican Deaths

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    Egypt has caused for a rapid and transparent investigation into the accidental killing of eight Mexican tourists by security forces. This came as Mexico’s Foreign Secretary visited the country demanding answers. Sunday’s deadly airstrike has proved embarr

  • 01:59 Illegal Mining In South Africa Continues Unabated

    Illegal Mining In South Africa Continues Unabated

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    Despite a multitude of deaths, Illegal mining in South Africa continues unabated. Thousands risking their lives for scraps of fortune. Now - compounding the problem turf wars undergound run by syndicates and crime bosses. The Chamber of Mines says two bil

  • 02:03 Egyptian Authorities Ban Reporting Of Inquiry On Mexican Tourists  Attack

    Egyptian Authorities Ban Reporting Of Inquiry On Mexican Tourists Attack

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    At least 12 people were killed in Sunday's attack in Egypt- eight of them Mexicans. Mexico's foreign minister is calling for a full investigation. Egyptian authorities have now banned reporting of that enquiry. Adel El Mahrouky with an update

  • 01:36 Egyptian Death Toll In Hajj Stampede Rises To 146

    Egyptian Death Toll In Hajj Stampede Rises To 146

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    The families of the Egyptian pilgrims who died in the Hajj stampede have held a meeting in the capital Cairo to denounce what they called Saudis negligence and irresponsible behavior. Egypt says the death toll of the country from the incident has risen to

  • 01:40 South Africa Road Death Toll On The Rise

    South Africa Road Death Toll On The Rise

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    The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department says the road death toll, is proof that South African’s don’t take road safety seriously. It says the number of people killed so far in crashes this festive season, is up compared to last year.

  • 02:35 Nigeria's Capital Abuja Records Lassa Fever Death

    Nigeria's Capital Abuja Records Lassa Fever Death

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    Ebola also claimed victims in Nigeria...and the government there won plaudits for quickly containing the outbreak. Now though another virus is spreading - Lassa fever At least 43 people are dead so far. and it's reached the capital, Abuja. CCTV's Kelechi

  • 05:39 Cameroon Suicide Blast: Death Toll Rises To 12 In Mosque Bombing

    Cameroon Suicide Blast: Death Toll Rises To 12 In Mosque Bombing

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    To Cameroon, where more details have been emerging of the deadly suicide blast. The death toll now stands at twelve after a victim died of his wounds in hospital. A suicide bomber went inside a mosque in the town of Kolofata. While worshippers were prayin

  • 02:23 Zimbabwe Is Struggling To Secure The Services Of A Hangman

    Zimbabwe Is Struggling To Secure The Services Of A Hangman

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    Zimbabwe is struggling to secure the services of a hangman to carry out executions. The unusual challenge was highlighted in a constitutional court case where 14 death row inmates are appealing to have their death sentences overturned. They say their prol

  • 01:08 8 People Hacked To Death In Tanga

    8 People Hacked To Death In Tanga

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    Police in Tanzania say eight people have been hacked to death in one of the worst attacks the country has seen for years. It happened near the northern port city of Tanga, close to the Kenyan border. There there have been reports of gangs there operating

  • 07:05 Mogadishu Blasts Death Toll Rises To At Least 13

    Mogadishu Blasts Death Toll Rises To At Least 13

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    The death toll from twin blasts in Mogadishu has risen to at least 13. Seven UN guards are among the dead. Two car bombs went off near the airport earlier on Tuesday, one at a checkpoint leading to an African Union base. The second hit the airport's perim

  • 00:47 Death Toll From The Attack In Cameroon Still At 4, At Least 20 People Injured

    Death Toll From The Attack In Cameroon Still At 4, At Least 20 People Injured

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    In Cameroon, residents of Mora town are still in shock a day after a suicide attack. At least three civilians and a bomber were killed in the attack. Around 20 others are wounded. Mora town -- which is near the Nigerian border -- is the headquarters of th

  • 01:49 At Least 53 Killed In Cameroon Train Tragedy

    At Least 53 Killed In Cameroon Train Tragedy

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    Emergency response teams are still on the scene in Cameroon, after a passenger train derailed on Friday morning. According to local officials more than 50 people have so far been confirmed dead. The passenger train was traveling from the capital Yaounde t

  • 01:01 Demonstrations Over Death Of Morocco Fishmonger Enter Fourth Day

    Demonstrations Over Death Of Morocco Fishmonger Enter Fourth Day

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    Thousands continue to protest in the northern city of AL Hoceim over the death of a fishmonger. The man identified as Mouhcine Fikri was crushed in a garbage truck after a confrontation with police. The protests are the largest since 2011 when the Februar