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  • 05:59 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Addresses South Africa's Skills International Team

    Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Addresses South Africa's Skills International Team

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    Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa addressing the South Africa's Skills International Team send off function, 24 July 2015.

  • 00:11 Xenophobic Attack In Downtown Johannesburg * Warning graphic violence!

    Xenophobic Attack In Downtown Johannesburg * Warning graphic violence!

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    A taxi driver attacks an Ethiopian national in Delvers Street in Central Johannesburg as tensions around rumoured xenophobic attacks mount. Amid fears of xenophobic violence breaking out in the city centre following bloodshed in KwaZulu-Natal, foreign sho

  • 03:12 Temple Of The Ancients At The Johannesburg Zoo

    Temple Of The Ancients At The Johannesburg Zoo

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    The Temple of the Ancients is a new exhibition at the Johannesburg Zoo. The temple is built in three sections, housing reptiles, arachnids and an aquarium. All the animal species originate from Central and South America. Joburg has brought the Amazon to A

  • 03:21 67 Blankets Knit In Honor Of Mandela

    67 Blankets Knit In Honor Of Mandela

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    A group of women in South Africa are knitting their way into the record books. Last year they vowed to create 67 blankets to mark Nelson Mandela's 67 years of struggle. Those blankets are not only a tribute to Madiba, but are also keeping others in the co

  • 00:42 Thousands Gather To Celebrate As King Zwelithini Turns 67

    Thousands Gather To Celebrate As King Zwelithini Turns 67

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    Thousands gathered on Saturday to celebrate the birthday of the eighth Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini. Zwelithini, who just turned 67, has been on the throne for 46 years, which is the longest time in Zulu history. According to the South African constitut

  • 01:56 Namibia Breweries Acquires 25% Of Sediberg Brewery In South Africa

    Namibia Breweries Acquires 25% Of Sediberg Brewery In South Africa

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    The Olthaver & List group of companies announced that Namibia Breweries will acquire 25 percent stake in the Sediberg brewery in South Africa. Restructuring activities in the beer market will allow Namibia Breweries to expand its business activity on a br

  • 02:02 SA Teachers Union Respond To Swaziland School Delay

    SA Teachers Union Respond To Swaziland School Delay

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    SA Teachers Union Respond To Swaziland School Delay

  • 01:18 Swaziland, Mozambique And South Africa To Share Resources To Mediate Water Shortages

    Swaziland, Mozambique And South Africa To Share Resources To Mediate Water Shortages

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    Sharing resources between Swaziland, Mozambique and South Africa will help mediate water shortages. All three countries face severe backlogs in water provision. A water management conference is discussing this in Mpumalanga.

  • 04:35 Unemployment In South Africa: Lumkile Mondi

    Unemployment In South Africa: Lumkile Mondi

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    The number of employed people in South Africa increased by 198 000 in the second quarter compared to the first one The Quarterly labour force survey shows that South Africa's working-age population was 36,0 million people - 15,7 million employed, 5,2 mill

  • 57:51 Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

    Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

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    Louis Theroux travels to Johannesburg, where the residents find themselves increasingly besieged by crime. Despairing of the capability of the police and the courts to protect them, many have turned to an industry of private security, offering protection

  • 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

  • 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

  • 02:11 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 02:52 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.

  • 03:10 Donell Jones On His Trip To South Africa

    Donell Jones On His Trip To South Africa

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    American R&B singer, songwriter and record producer Donell Jones who most notable for the hits "U Know What's Up", "Where I Wanna Be", and his cover of Stevie Wonder's "Knocks Me Off My Feet" was in South Africa recently and performed at the Sandton C

  • 02:21 South Africa's Malema Confronts Corruption Charges

    South Africa's Malema Confronts Corruption Charges

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    Opposition leader Julius Malema is facing corruption charges he and his supporters have dismissed as politically motivated. An outspoken critic of corruption, he is accused of receiving $400,000 from involvement in corrupt road construction projects.

  • 02:08 South Africa  Former Gang Leaders Unite To End Violence In Cape Town Notorious Gang Land

    South Africa Former Gang Leaders Unite To End Violence In Cape Town Notorious Gang Land

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    South Africa Former Gang Leaders Unite To End Violence In Cape Town Notorious Gang Land

  • 52:49 Creating a trading powerhouse through the East3Route

    Creating a trading powerhouse through the East3Route

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    Seychelles hosted this year's East3Route Investment Seminar on Mahe Island with the focus on creating a trading powerhouse. Those participating in the discussion are Michael Benstrong, Minister for Investment, Entrepreneurship Development & Business I

  • 04:42 SAA Strengthens West African Hub

    SAA Strengthens West African Hub

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    South Africa and Ghana established formal diplomatic relations on 25 May 1994. But the two countries share a history going back to the struggle years and the fight against apartheid. To find out more about these relations, on her trip to Accra, Ghana, Lea

  • 02:43 Reshaping Johannesburg's City

    Reshaping Johannesburg's City

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    South Africa's financial hub, Johannesburg is undergoing a multi-million dollar urban regeneration. Julie Scheier tells us more about how the public and private sector and the local community are rebuilding the city.

  • 02:16 African Designers Showcase Cutting-edge Collections

    African Designers Showcase Cutting-edge Collections

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    The Mercedes Benz Cape Town Fashion Week has just finished in the Mother City and as usual, it was a feast for the senses. CCTV's Susan Mwongeli reports.

  • 01:03 Julius Malema Cleared Off Corruption Charges

    Julius Malema Cleared Off Corruption Charges

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    South African politician Julius Malema has been cleared off corruption charges. A judge made the decision on Tuesday with the ruling hailed as a major victory by the vocal critic of President Jacob Zuma.

  • 01:32 South African Government Aims To Woo Back Chinese Visitors

    South African Government Aims To Woo Back Chinese Visitors

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    South Africa is keen to have more Chinese tourists visit. A sharp drop in tourist numbers from China has been attributed to strict new visa regulations from Pretoria - as well as xenophobic attacks and the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

  • 05:06 Operation Smile South Africa In Malawi

    Operation Smile South Africa In Malawi

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    Operation Smile South Africa is in Malawi on a mega mission to perform free facial reconstructive surgery on children. The mission follows their succesful trip, in the Democratic Republic of Congo where they performed 250 cleft lip and cleft palate surger

  • 23:59 Role Of Women In Africa's Economy

    Role Of Women In Africa's Economy

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    Last week South Africa's Minister of Women's Affairs, Susan Shabangu, officially launched Women's Month, saying that it is important that women's achievements - such as being judges, directors or publishers in companies and those in male dominated environ

  • 01:21 NBA AFRICA Court Dedication In SOWETO

    NBA AFRICA Court Dedication In SOWETO

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    U.S. Ambassador Patrick Gaspard Address NBA delegates and the children at the Boys and Girls Club Protea Glen Soweto.

  • 59:58 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,

  • 02:04 African Standby Force Would Be Of Great Assistance says Jacob Zuma

    African Standby Force Would Be Of Great Assistance says Jacob Zuma

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    President Zuma says there is need for Africa to come up with solutions to solve the continent's problems. He said an African standby force will help solve some of Africa's military problems. He did not commit to a specific date.

  • 12:51 Being A Woman In Cape Town part 3

    Being A Woman In Cape Town part 3

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  • 06:35 Being A Woman In Cape Town part 1

    Being A Woman In Cape Town part 1

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    Being A Woman In Cape Town part 1

  • 08:39 Being A Woman In Cape Town part 2

    Being A Woman In Cape Town part 2

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    Being A Woman In Cape Town part 2

  • 03:26 South African Government To Hold Emergency Talks Over Jobs Bloodbath

    South African Government To Hold Emergency Talks Over Jobs Bloodbath

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    The South African government is holding emergency talks with the mining industry with the aim of halting, what's turning into a jobs bloodbath.The emergency meeting was convened this week after global diversified miner Glencore announced that it was closi

  • 03:30 Zuma: Country Is Being Governed Irresponsibly

    Zuma: Country Is Being Governed Irresponsibly

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    South African President Jacob Zuma has defended his record against opposition claims that he was taking the country down. Zuma was on the spot as legislators from the Economic Freedom Fighters party threatened to move to court over his failure to pay back

  • 01:25 South African Man Among The Dead In Mali Attack

    South African Man Among The Dead In Mali Attack

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    Messages of condolences are being sent following the death of a South African man during an attack on a hotel in Mali. Thirty eight-year-old Roelof Janse van Rensburg is among the 12 people killed at the Byblos Hotel in the town of Sevare. Two other South

  • 03:18 Fears Of Strike Actions As Unions Reject Wage Hike Offer

    Fears Of Strike Actions As Unions Reject Wage Hike Offer

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    There is growing concern of possible strike action in South Africa’s Gold mining sector. The National Union of Mineworkers and two other unions today rejected the offer put forward by the Chamber of Mines. It comes just two days after the Associated Minew

  • 01:50 South African Man Reunited With Stolen Toyota Corolla After 22 Years

    South African Man Reunited With Stolen Toyota Corolla After 22 Years

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    The car theft rate in South Africa is one of the highest in the world. More than 11 000 cars were stolen in the country in 2013 alone. With a rather low recovery rate, Its no surprise that when owners lose their cars, they give up hope immediately of ever

  • 03:05 South Africa Marks National Women's Day

    South Africa Marks National Women's Day

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    South Africa is marking National Women's Day. Women are being honoured across the country, but the reality remains that millions are marginalised. Sumitra Nydoo spent the day with one brave and determined woman, who's faced her challenges head on and has

  • 02:36 South African Rand At Weakest Point Against Dollar In A Week

    South African Rand At Weakest Point Against Dollar In A Week

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    South Africa and other emerging market currencies fell sharply on Tuesday, after China moved to devalue its currency. China's move followed the release of weaker than expected trade data. The Rand has slumped to 12.80 against the dollar, its worst level i

  • 02:52 Balancing Sports And A Career

    Balancing Sports And A Career

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    The biggest challenge for athletes in what's known as the smaller sports is balancing a career and the sports itself. Often, the income from sports like boxing isn't enough to sustain a living. One South African athlete Liam Cleland has managed to find th

  • 03:35 South Africa's New Visa Rules Being Reviewed After 2 Months

    South Africa's New Visa Rules Being Reviewed After 2 Months

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    South Africa's new visa rules are being reviewed just two months after being implemented. The new regulations, spearheaded by the Department of Home Affairs are aimed at reducing child trafficking and illegal migration but the rules have become cumbersome

  • 02:55 South Africa’s National Bird Under Threat Due To Power Lines

    South Africa’s National Bird Under Threat Due To Power Lines

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    South Africa's national bird is under threat. The Blue Crane can only be found in South Africa, but kilometres of power lines are putting these majestic birds in peril. CCTV's Traver's Andrews reports

  • 02:21 Ntando Msibi: From Street Child To Surfer

    Ntando Msibi: From Street Child To Surfer

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    Surfing is one of Durban's most popular past times, but for a long time it was an exclusive sport dominated for a selected few. Today surfing is enjoyed by people from various backgrounds, religions and abilities, like Ntando Msibi who has overcome enormo

  • 02:47 S.A. Scientists Believe They've Found A Treatment For Malaria

    S.A. Scientists Believe They've Found A Treatment For Malaria

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    Drug companies are frequently claiming breakthroughs in the hunt for a cure but in Cape Town, South Africa, scientists think they've found a shortcut to a treatment that works. CCTV's Travers Andrews reports.

  • 02:06 'Hippo Roller' Gadget Providing Access To Clean Water

    'Hippo Roller' Gadget Providing Access To Clean Water

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    Every day, many people across the continent spend hours carrying water around. Back-breaking work that seems never-ending. One design from South Africa though has made a huge difference - not just in Africa, but on other continents too. CCTV's Julie Schei