Listen to the most inspiring stories from AfricaLink in 2012 – a Rwandan self-made millionaire farmer who plays music to his animals, a Ugandan with space ambitions and a Nigerian urine-powered generator.
Africalink revisits some of the positive, inspiring and thought provoking stories from the continent aired over the past year.
Robert Mugabe was re-elected as president of Zimbabwe one year ago. Since then, he has done very little: his party is dominated by a power struggle over who will succeed him.
'Ebola is real. Ebola is contagious. And Ebola kills,' said Liberian President Johnson Sirleaf. As West Africa grapples with the virus, global health officials call for a measured response.
In Liberia, local media were reporting that bodies were floating in rivers and lying abandoned in houses as the authorities struggled to cope with an Ebola outbreak that has killed hundreds across West Africa.
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