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Seun Kuti: "Africa is a western creation"

Nigerian musician Seun Kuti is not one to shy away from difficult topics or controversial opinions. DW caught up with him at a festival in Germany to talk about politics and following in his father's footsteps. 

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My City

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My City Monrovia

My City: Nairobi

My City: Cape Town

My City: Harare

My City: Dakar

My City: Dar Es Salaam

My City: Lagos

My City: Accra

The 77 Percent Report

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The man who saves the elephants

Captain Leah and the family in the sky

Guinea: A blogger's fight for more freedom of expression

Welcome to Addiswood

Bleach yourself beautiful?

Khumbula – Dandyness with a political message

Going hungry for mobile data in South Africa

Ethiopia: Heroines fighting for gender equality

77 percent of Africans are younger than 35. Those 77 percent can shape the continent’s future. We join African youths as they share their stories, their dreams and their challenges. Are you part of the 77 percent? Come and join the debate on Facebook!

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Sexual assault rampant in schools

Lady Cee:becoming one of Mozambique's 'illest' female DJs

Smoking Shisha: harmless hobby or dangerous drug?

My opinion: What leads to a job - connections or qualifications?

My Opinion: Female genital mutilation

My Opinion: Skin bleaching

My Opinion: Is farming sexy?


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The minister isn't taking any chances

The Minister empowers the youth

The Minister gets social

The Minister caught on camera

The Minister looks after his own

The Minister says: Welcome to Africa!

The Minister’s sense of humor

What Else?

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What Else? Episode 9 - Fashion

What Else? Episode 5 - New Year expectations

What Else? Episode 6 - Is farming sexy for young people?

What Else? Episode 7 - Sex education

What Else? Episode 8 - How does hair define your identity?

What Else Episode 10: Women's rights

What Else Episode 11: Beauty ideals

What Else Episode 12: Traditional Food

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