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Analysis, background information and more about the stories making headlines - Mondays to Fridays on Africalink.

Analysis, background information and more about the stories making headlines - Mondays to Fridays on Africalink.
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Analysis, background information and more about the stories making headlines - Mondays to Fridays on Africalink.

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Episodes

Spotlight on Europe - 15 February 2019

2/15/2019
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Anti-Semitic attacks are on the rise here in Europe with the latest being reported in France+++Hungary reduces taxes for families with over 4 children to boost its declining population+++And a 75-year-old grandmother says exercise has given her a new lease of life.

Duration:00:29:56

AfricaLink on Air - 14 February 2019

2/14/2019
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Voters in northeastern Nigeria eager to vote despite the Boko Haram threat+++Cameroon's main opposition leader Kamto charged with rebellion+++ Ghanaian women leaders strive to flourish in a male dominated system++Prophet Bushiris’s supporters rally behind him following fraud and money laundering allegations.

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 13 February 2019

2/13/2019
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Nigeria’s top candidates pledge a peaceful election+++The family of a Kenyan activist who was found dead call for an autopsy fearing an abortion cover-up from the police+++Interracial couples continue to face obstacles in South Africa, 25 years after the end of Apartheid.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 12 February 2019

2/12/2019
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4 people killed as a hospital is torched down in Cameroon's anglophone west+++ Nigerian media steps up fight against fake news ahead of general elections +++ Project to empower refugees at Kenya’s Kakuma refugee camp is launched

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 11 February 2019

2/11/2019
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The Africa Union vows to support migrants and the displaced as summit comes to a close+++Stateless people in Kenya call on authorities to consider their plight and give them identity cards +++Nearly 100 children have died of Ebola virus in DRC since last year

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 08 February 2019

2/8/2019
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Security across the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa are beefed up as dignitaries and heads of states from across the continent gather for the annual AU summit+++Mali’s President Ibrahim Bubacar Keita hails Germany for continued support to the country +++South Africa’s “Please Call Me” movement mobilizes citizens to boycott Vodacom’s products.

Duration:00:29:55

Spotlight on Europe - 08 February 2019

2/8/2019
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At least 14 people have lost an eye in France yellow vest protests, after being shot by controversial police rubber bullets +++A Gamble With Death: that's the title of a book by Kelechi Goodluck, a Nigerian living in Spain. In it, he talks about his journey to Europe through the Sahara desert and across the Mediterranean sea +++Exorcism in Italy amid warnings from Pope Francis about the devil.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 07 February 2019

2/7/2019
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Reactions from Cameroon on the US government’s decision to cut aid over human rights concerns +++ Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio declares rape a national emergency+++ "A Gamble With Death" Nigerian author Kelechi Goodluck narrates his harrowing experiences of travelling to Europe illegally. He escaped death by a whisker.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 06 February 2019

2/6/2019
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World leaders pledge to eradicate female genital mutilation as world marks International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM+++ Countdown to the upcoming Nigeria elections features top contenders+++ Whistleblowers say Cameroon lost an estimated 2bn dollars due to corruption

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 05 February 2019

2/5/2019
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Central African government inks peace deal with militias+++Elephant tusk trade on the rise in Uganda+++Chadian youth builds robot

Duration:00:29:53

AfricaLink on Air - 04 February 2019

2/4/2019
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Ghost town strike rages on in Cameroon's anglophone regions+++Malawian presidential candidates present nomination papers as race to succeed Mutharika begins+++Kenya focuses on prevention on World Cancer Day+++ Ghanaians losing millions in shady Ponzi schemes

Duration:00:29:55

Spotlight on Europe - 01 February 2019

2/1/2019
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A damning report reveals that Germany military lacks both equipment and recruits +++A Dutch church ends a non-stop service that started in October, to protect a family from deportation+++The benefits of insects as food. Yes, I’m talking about insects!

Duration:00:29:56

AfricaLink on Air - 31 January 2019

1/31/2019
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UN Security Council is set to ease an arms embargo on the Central African Republic, five years after the country stood on the verge of genocide+++Lecturers at Uganda’s main university, Makerere, decry the dictatorial nature of its administration that has led to their suspension+++Artists in Uganda oppose government restrictions on their work.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 30 January 2019

1/30/2019
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Upswing in anti-government protests in Sudan+++Fears of man-made famine in Cameroon as farmers flee conflict areas+++More about how Senegal is trying to protect treasures under its waters

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 29 January 2019

1/29/2019
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Cameroon arrests opposition leader Maurice Kamto+++Controversy over the sacking of Nigeria's chief justice+++Senegal makes gains in fighting corruption

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air - 28 January 2019

1/29/2019
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Protestors in Cameroon take to the streets demanding the release of political prisoners+++Liberia’s President George Weah and his state of nation address; is he delivering on his promises?+++From boys to men, many in Uganda are taking some herbal products that increase sexual performance. But what exactly are they taking?

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air - 28 January 2019

1/28/2019
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Protestors in Cameroon take to the streets demanding the release of political prisoners+++Liberia’s President George Weah and his state of nation address; is he delivering on his promises?+++From boys to men, many in Uganda are taking some herbal products that increase sexual performance. But what exactly are they taking?

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 25 January 2019

1/25/2019
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Cameroon families struggle to host those fleeing a conflict+++Zimbabwean activist Evan Mawarire denied bail+++Foreign companies stealing Nigeria's oil

Duration:00:29:53

Spotlight on Europe - 25 January 2019

1/25/2019
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Italy's populist government finds a new culprit for the migrant crisis+++Also on the program, we will hear how Romanians are battling with measles after a deadly comeback+++ Contradictions and hypocrisies dominate the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 24 January 2019

1/24/2019
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DR Congo’s Felix Tshisekedi sworn in as president+++Nigeria’s top female candidate drops out of presidential race+++Zimbabwe’s Human Rights Commission condemns security authorities for violations towards unarmed civilians

Duration:00:29:55