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

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Germany in Cameroon: 'Army mission should have ended two years ago'

7/16/2019
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DW speaks to German opposition lawmaker Christoph Hoffmann (FDP) about the end of the Bundeswehr training mission in Cameroon. Hoffmann heads the parliamentary group for Central Africa.

Duration:00:06:03

AfricaLink on Air - 15 July 2019

7/15/2019
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Jacob Zuma testifies before a commission on his role in state corruption+++A pastor has been confirmed with Ebola as the disease spreads in DR Congo+++Ugandans are making profits from snail farming to supply the insatiable apetites of foreigners in the capital Kampala.

Duration:00:29:53

AfricaLink on Air - 11 July 2019

7/11/2019
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Why many people believe corruption is on the increase in Africa++++DW talks to the wife of missing journalist in Tanzania as the government now says it does not know if he is alive or dead +++Africa’s population expected to double by 2050 says the UN

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 10 July 2019

7/10/2019
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Kenya hosts UN regional conference on ending terrorism and extremist violence +++ Malawian women hold post-election rallies in the county’s major cities+++ Uganda debates the construction of a dam on one of the country’s major tourist attraction

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 09 July 2019

7/9/2019
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No pomp and color as South Sudan marks 8 years of independence+++ Nigerian writer Lesley Nneka Arimah wins the 2019 Caine prize+++ Controversy brews in northern Nigeria days after government suspended the RUGA settlement plan for Fulani herders

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 08 July 2019

7/8/2019
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African leaders launch a continental free-trade zone +++ICC finds former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda guilty of 18 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity +++Nigeria struggles to provide proper medical rehab clinics for those suffering from alcohol and drug abuse.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 05 July 2019

7/5/2019
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Celebration in Sudan as military and opposition agree power-sharing deal+++Fresh protests over disputed elections in Malawi+++ Internally displaced people in Cameroon due to the Anglophone crisis seek new means of livelihood

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 04 July 2019

7/4/2019
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President Buhari suspends the RUGA settlement program+++Members of Cameroon's President Biya's security team have received suspended prison sentences in Switzerland over an attack on a journalist+++The trauma of Rwanda’s post-genocide generation; many young people are still depressed and demand answers to what happened.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 03 July 2019

7/3/2019
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Airstrike kills 44 in a Libyan migrant detention centre +++ Nigeria to sign Africa’s free trade deal+++ Life sentence for accomplice of Kenya attack that killed 148

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 02 July 2019

7/2/2019
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The number of Congolese refugees fleeing to Uganda continues to rise as the situation in Eastern Congo worsens+++Diplomatic row between Rwanda and Uganda results in financial losses+++Cameroon embraces alternative education as conflict forces many schools to close.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 01 July 2019

7/1/2019
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At least seven killed in Sudan after mass protests in the country+++A new settlement for Fulani people draws controversy in Nigeria+++People living with HIV in Uganda are sharing anti retroviral drugs which further puts their health at risk.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 28 June 2019

6/28/2019
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ECOWAS mulls over adoption of a single currency in the region. Why is Nigeria dragging its feet? +++Tanzania passes controversial bill to tame free speech+++ Young Ghanaians launch a mobile app to curb rising number of road accidents in the country

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 27 June 2019

6/27/2019
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Sierra Leonean government taken to court over its ban on pregnant girls attending school+++Amnesty International says Eritrean government targets its critics living abroad+++President Salva Kiir orders a probe into South Sudan crude oil sales.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 26 June 2019

6/26/2019
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Opioid use booming as tramadol crisis emerges in Africa+++Malawi's constitutional court opens hearing into election case+++Kenya court blocks East Africa's first coal plant

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air - 24 June 2019

6/24/2019
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Alleged leader of Ethiopia's coup attempt killed by security forces+++Zimbabwe declares interim RTGS dollar its sole legal currency+++Women in northern Nigeria turn to herbalists to stop their men from infidelity

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink 21.06.19 - 16 UTC - MP3-Stereo

6/21/2019
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Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Egypt with the host Pharaohs taking on Zimbabwe but for Zimbabwean fans back home acute power cuts might spoil the fun+++The ruling Military Council in Sudan sacks the country's prosecutor general+++European Union leaders are concerned about the current tensions between Iran and the US.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 20 June 2019

6/20/2019
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The plight of refugees forced to pay bribes to get asylum in South Africa+++Refugees in Uganda lament lack of infrastructures+++ FIFA puts Samoura in job running African soccer amid scandal+++In South Sudan, parents watch their malnourished children in UN camps.

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 19 June 2019

6/19/2019
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The UNHCR says a record number of people are currently displaced worldwide+++Authorities trying to manage rising tensions between Ghanaians and Nigerians living in Ghana+++Salt miners in Uganda are using condoms to protect their reproductive organs from the harsh impact of salty waters.

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 18 June 2019

6/18/2019
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The US-Africa summit kicks off in Maputo with the focus on trade between Africa and the United States+++Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has been buried in the capital Cairo - a day after his sudden death+++Still no official explanation as businesses struggle, a week after Ethiopia shut down its internet.

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 17 June 2019

6/17/2019
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At least 30 people have been killed in a triple suicide bombing in Nigeria+++Kenyan patient declared free of Ebola, as Congo and Uganda fight the outbreak+++South Africa amplifies its campaign against HIV/AIDS by encouraging people with high risk of infection to go for testing and use PrEP, Aids preventative medicine.

Duration:00:29:54