Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent reports, interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture. Music and the popular sports segment, Sonny Side of Sports, round out the show.
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VOA's Sonny Young brings you the latest sports news and trends as well as questions and comments from sports fans around Africa and the world.
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Despite the availability of a rapid diagnostic test for malaria, many Nigerian health workers fail or refuse to use it. A new study says this can lead to misdiagnosis and a waste of expensive malaria drugs. VOA’s Joe De Capua reports.
About 13 million children across the Middle East and North Africa are not able to attend school due to ongoing violence and political upheaval. For example, UNICEF, the U.N. Children’s Fund, estimates nearly nine thousand schools in Libya, Syria, Iraq and Yemen are no longer in use.
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Africa News Tonight is a 60-minute news magazine program that airs twice each evening Monday through Friday, at 1600 and 1800 UTC/GMT.
Africa News Tonight brings you the latest news from our correspondents on the continent, as well as interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs, human rights activists and government officials.
The show also examines developments in science and technology, the environment, development issues, the African diaspora, business, lifestyle and culture.
Also tune in for the Sonny Side of Sports, bringing you the latest African and world sports from award-winning host, Sonny Young.
Listener comments and music round out the hour-long program.
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