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

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AfricaLink on Air - 24 April 2019

4/24/2019
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Some activists are not happy with Egypt hosting the Africa human rights summit+++Dozens killed in floods in South Africa+++ United Nations Security Council adopts a watered-down resolution on sexual violence in conflict zones+++ Katsina State in Nigeria faces an acute water scarcity

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 23 April 2019

4/23/2019
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African leaders give Sudan's transitional military council three months to hand over power to civilians after emergency AU summit+++Mali president names former finance minister Boubou Cisse new prime minister+++A group of young men in The Gambia are turning tyres into street bins to keep their environment clean.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 22 April 2019

4/22/2019
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African Union intervenes the current crisis in Sudan after talks broke down between protesters and the military on a transitional government+++Ugandan lawmaker and musician Bobi Wine calls for a peaceful protest after police banned him from staging musical concerts+++Meet genocide hero Damas Gisimba who saved over 400 Tutsis who were being hunted down in the first days.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 19 April 2019

4/19/2019
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UN evacuates dozens of refugees from Libya as war rages+++Nigeria’s former chief justice appeals graft conviction+++South Sudan plans to form unity government face setback +++Why Uganda risks losing EU market for its agricultural products

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air - 18 April 2019

4/18/2019
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Uganda's top court upholds ruling to remove presidential age caps+++Global press freedom under threat+++Gambia takes stock of former ruler's alleged corruption and human rights abuses

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AfricaLink on Air - 17 April 2019

4/17/2019
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Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir moved to prison+++Questions on freedom of expression in Nigeria after activist IG Wala is jailed for 7 years for criminal defamation+++Zimbabwe white farmers sue S Africa

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 16 April 2019

4/16/2019
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Task force recommends law to recognize intersex people in Kenya+++Sudan protesters toughen stand demanding for civilian rule+++Shortage of CFA franc coins hits businesses in Cameroon+++Ghanaians react to IMF’s worlds fastest economy projection

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 15 April 2019

4/15/2019
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AU Security Council threatens to suspend Sudan if the military council does not hand over power to civilians++++Mozambique reels from cyclone Idai devastation a month after the disaster+++Why thousands of schools have remained closed five years after the abduction of the Chibok girls

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink 12.04.19 - 16 UTC

4/12/2019
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Protesters stay on the streets after Omar al-Bashir is ousted as Sudan's president +++ Suspected Al-Shabab militants abduct two Cuban doctors in Kenya +++ The Chibok girls - five years after the mass kidnapping +++ Rwanda commemorates its 1994 genocide +++ The upcoming Africa Cup of Nations draw

Duration:00:29:59

AfricaLink on Air – 09 April 2019

4/11/2019
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Omar al-Bashir is ousted as Sudan’s president +++ South Sudanese leaders conclude their ‘spiritual retreat’ in the Vatican +++ Nigeria’s military evacuates 10,000 people +++ Kenyans who lost relatives in the Ethiopian Airlines crash plan to sue aircraft maker Boeing +++ A Liberian boy builds miniature dream homes

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 10 April 2019

4/10/2019
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Ugandan opposition politician and musician Bobi Wine confirms to DW that he will run for presidency in the next elections+++Sudanese-British billionaire Mo Ibrahim speaks out on the ongoing protests in Sudan, calling on President Omar al-Bashir to step down+++Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari cuts short his trip to the UAE to chair the weekly cabinet meeting

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 09 April 2019

4/9/2019
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Chinese growing presence in Zambia sparks resentment among the locals+++Human right groups in Sudan accuse security forces of killing over 60 people since the protests began+++Young Tanzanian farmer launches project to fight hunger and malnutrition

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 08 April 2019

4/8/2019
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Defiant Sudan protesters seek army talks+++Rwandan president reiterates they will not condone external forces to destabilize the country+++ Cameroon repatriates Nigerians who had fled fearing election violence flare up

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AfricaLink on Air - 04 April 2019

4/4/2019
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The Committee to Protect Journalists-CPJ launches a campaign pushing the Tanzanian government to come clean on the disappearance of Journalist Azory Gwanda over one year ago+++ Who has won this year German Africa prize?+++ NATO ministers celebrate 70th anniversary amid rifts

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AfricaLink on Air - 03 April 2019

4/3/2019
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Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika finally resigns after 20 years in office+++A 2019 debt report states that the global debt crisis is escalating+++Nigeria's police force ranked as the most corrupt institution in the country by the NGO SERAP+++Ghana debates on how best to disband political vigilante groups

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 02 April 2019

4/2/2019
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Senegalese President Macky Sall sworn is sworn in for second term+++ South Africa’s president son Andile Ramaphosa on the spotlight for allegedly being involved in a corrupt business deal+++ Germany takes over the presidency of UN Security Council

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AfricaLink on Air - 01 April 2019

4/1/2019
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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa condemns attacks on foreign-owned shops that have left three people dead+++Armed separatists in Cameroon's English speaking regions free a former government minister after close to two weeks of captivity+++Nigerian military personnel are reported to have gone beyond rules of engagement

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 29 March 2019

3/29/2019
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Double tragedy for Mozambique, as cholera cases rise following a powerful storm +++ Liberians react to reports that more than half of the country's teachers are unqualified+++ In Cameroon, military accused of extorting money from taxi drivers in check points in restive Anglophone regions+++ A third sex in Kenya?

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 28 March 2019

3/28/2019
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Five arrested after Maltese military seizes a ship hijacked by migrants but was it an act of piracy or desperation?+++ South Africa sends sniffer dogs and helicopters to cyclone hit Chimanimani district in Zimbabwe to help search more than 300 people who may have been buried alive in mudslides+++ British Prime minister Theresa May seeks a third vote in Brexit crisis

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 27 March 2019

3/27/2019
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United Nation’s security council is expected to renew Monusco’s mandate in the DR Congo+++Germany’s federal cabinet launches new Germany Africa policy guidelines+++ A group of young Nigerian launches a campaign to stop begging.

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