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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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AfricaLink on Air - 16 September 2019

9/16/2019
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Cameroonian lawyers begin a five-day strike to protest against violation of their rights+++South African President Cyril Ramaphosa sends envoys to African countries to calm xenophobia fears+++September is childhood cancer awareness month.

Duration:00:29:53

AfricaLink on Air - 13 September 2019

9/13/2019
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The Gambian government releases report detailing how ex-president Yahya Jammeh stole millions of money from public coffers+++Spiritual advisor and ally of the late Zimbabwean president, Father Mukonori defends his legacy+++Why thieves in Benin City in Nigeria are stealing women underwear

Duration:00:29:55

Africalink on Air - 11 September 2019

9/11/2019
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Nigerian tribunal rejects bid to overturn Buhari's election+++The ECOWAS Parliament convenes in Monrovia - Liberia to discuss among other things xenophobic violence in South Africa+++Ghanaians protest the presence of a timber processing factory.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 10 September 2019

9/10/2019
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500 refugees trapped in Libya to be evacuated to Rwanda +++Cameroon president set to make a rare speech +++ The banned Shiite group in Nigeria makes its annual Ashura procession +++ Nearly 300,000 flee jihadist violence in Burkina Faso

Duration:00:29:47

AfricaLink on Air – 09 September 2019

9/9/2019
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Nigerians in crisis-ridden Cameroon call for government's rescue +++ Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens from South Africa +++ Pope Francis visits Mauritius +++ Birth control in Uganda: When a man takes the responsibility

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 06 September 2019

9/6/2019
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Tribute and mixed reaction to the death of Zimbabwe ex-President Robert Mugabe+++ Cameroon opposition leader goes on trial in military court+++Thousands affected as Uganda restricts its open-door refugee policy

Duration:00:29:52

AfricaLink on Air – 05 September 2019

9/5/2019
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South Africa shuts down its embassies in Nigeria as it faces backlash due to xenophobic attacks+++Pope Francis urges Mozambique to keep peace and rebuild+++Tanzanian press freedom under threat+++Family of Wilfried Siewe a German engineer jailed in Cameroon calls for his release

Duration:00:29:45

AfricaLink on Air – 03 September 2019

9/3/2019
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Nigeria's "pressure cooker" security crisis +++ Africa's outrage over South Africa's xenophobic violence +++ Can Germany play a role in the new Sudan? +++ Grass straws instead of plastic in Uganda +++ World War II remembered

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air – 02 September 2019

9/2/2019
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New wave of xenophobic attacks in South Africa +++ Germany's far-right's election gains +++ Cameroon's back-to-school campaign amid Anglophone crisis +++ Ethnic division within the Ethiopian Orthodox Church +++ The negative impact of Cameroon's Anglophone crisis on health sector

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 30 August 2019

8/30/2019
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Japan seeks to counter China with a planned $20 billion investment in Africa+++ Listen to our exclusive interview with Zambian ambassador to Germany Anthony Mukwita+++ Plus why having a female as a best man has stirred a national outrage in Uganda

Duration:00:29:56

AfricaLink on Air – 29 August 2019

8/29/2019
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Nigeria accuses Iran of destabilizing the country by funding the Islamic Movement in the country+++ Ugandan government confirms the existence of safe houses but denies claims of torture+++ Zimbabwe’s government on the spot for silencing critical voices

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 28 August 2019

8/28/2019
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Seperatist leaders in English speaking Cameroon are challenging governments move to reopen primary schools+++The Gambia mourns its founding father and first president Dawda Jawara+++A South African taxi driver is on the fast lane to fame after his video singing opera went viral.

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 27 August 2019

8/27/2019
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Fleeing Anglophone Cameroon +++ A mysterious death linked to state corruption in South Africa +++ Boko Haram attacks intensify in Nigeria +++ Making music from garbage in DRC

Duration:00:29:53

AfricaLink on Air - 26 August 2019

8/26/2019
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What's new about the new DRC government? +++ A roundup of the G7 Summit +++ New charges in the economic sabotage case against the son of Liberia's ex-president +++ Is President Ali Bongo fit to rule Gabon? +++ A clinic on wheels in South Africa +++ The 2019-20 Bundesliga season is shaping up to be a thriller

Duration:00:29:48

AfricaLink on Air - 23 August 2019

8/23/2019
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Africans protesting at Mexican border +++ Amazon fires +++ A wasteland becomes a paradise in Kenya +++ Uganda cracks down on NGOs +++ East Africa's forgotten slave trade

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 22 August 2019

8/22/2019
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Uganda security accused of torturing its citizens in secret chambers +++ Ghana's president fires top official over corruption charges +++ South African president is under fire after failing to account for 60 million euros

Duration:00:29:54

AfricaLink on Air - 21 August 2019

8/21/2019
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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari unveils his list of cabinet portfolios +++ Rwanda's President Kagame and Uganda's President Museveni sign a peace pact to cease hostilities +++ Old religion, worshiping several gods still a lively practice in the Nigerian town of Osogbo

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 20 August 2019

8/20/2019
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Cameroon separatists leaders sentenced to life +++ Southern African regional body SADC adopts Kiswahili as its 4th official language +++ We meet a group making cheap but effective artificial breast prostheses for Kenyan breast cancer survivors

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air - 19 August 2019

8/19/2019
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Sudan gets a unitary transitional government. Who is the new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdouk? +++ No word about the missing two dozens foreign oil workers kidnapped in Cameroon on the Gulf of Guinea last week +++ WHO mulls extending world’s first malaria vaccine to Uganda as malaria cases surge

Duration:00:29:55

AfricaLink on Air – 16 August 2019

8/16/2019
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An anti-corruption chief in Nigeria has been apprehended for corruption+++English speaking Cameroonians seeking refuge in Nigeria say access to food and shelter is problematic+++The anti-doping agency in Kenya is fighting hard to prevent cheating in the sports.

Duration:00:29:53