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DW AfricaLink is packed with news, politics, culture and more — every weekday. From combating health issues and freedom of expression to finances, tolerance and environmental protection, we have it covered.

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DW AfricaLink is packed with news, politics, culture and more — every weekday. From combating health issues and freedom of expression to finances, tolerance and environmental protection, we have it covered.

    AfricaLink News: 19 June 2024

    AfricaLink News: 19 June 2024

    South Africa inaugurates President Cyril Ramaphosa +++ Fire at Chad's military facility kills several

    • 3 min
    Will victims of Ethiopia's Tigray war get justice?

    Will victims of Ethiopia's Tigray war get justice?

    An extensive new report says that during the war in Tigray, there were serious breaches of international law. The UN has made a similar finding as Ethiopia's transitional justice process wobbles on. DWs Eddy Micah talks to Dr Azeem Ibrahim, the head of the US-based New Lines Institute think tank, DWs Yohannes Egiziabher Tarake and conflict photojournalist Ximena Borrazás.

    • 26 min
    How sanctioning Russian diamonds affects Africa

    How sanctioning Russian diamonds affects Africa

    Three diamond-rich African countries are pushing back at a plan by G7 countries to sanction diamond-producer Russia. The plan that aims to keep Russian gems off the market requires Botswana, Angola and Namibia to send their diamonds to Europe for certification. DWs Eddy Micah talks to the head of the African Diamond Council (ADC) M'Zee Fula Ngenge and DW's Ineke Mules.

    • 26 min
    AfricaLink News: 17 June 2024

    AfricaLink News: 17 June 2024

    South Africa's former President Zuma's MK party to join opposition +++ Israel's premier Netanyahu dissolves war cabinet

    • 3 min
    Do climate talks achieve anything?

    Do climate talks achieve anything?

    The UN Bonn Climate Conference failed to yield a global agreement in the run-up to COP29. Wealthy countries want to renegotiate the current $100 billion a year agreement meant to support developing nations already counting the cost of flooding, droughts, cyclones and desertification. AfricaLink speaks to climate activists Iskander Erzini, Patricia Nyinguro and Abigael Kima to hear what they plan.

    • 26 min
    AfricaLink News: 14 June 2024

    AfricaLink News: 14 June 2024

    South Africa reaches deal on unity government +++ NATO to take up military deliveries to Ukraine

    • 3 min

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Although an American with no apparent connection to African politics & culture..this DW podcast presents a window into the African continent. Now retired & living in the Philippines..I’m sitting on my front porch surrounded by jungle..and my friends from Africa keep me close to their challenges & dreams. We share a human heartbeat. Subscribe to this podcast & learn.

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