Best African podcasts we could find (Updated February 2019)
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It's the horrible things variety hour with two South Africans who you've never heard of. From murder, to abuse, to horrifying mishaps and scary movies we've got it all. If it's dark, and it is stuff, then you can guarantee we'll talk about it.
 
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Truly Enchanted
Monthly
 
Truly Enchanting is a show to inspire, motivate and propel personal and business growth. The show covers hustling, career growth, finances, love and the intersection of things that affect young Africans.
 
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Tribal Talk
Weekly
 
The Africanist (@ItsEarthKwak ,@DrFemdizzle, @YAWontheMOON, @kingmiddy) Different Perspective On Life's Trials And Tribulations And The Struggle of Africans In America All Compacted Into A Podcast. Enjoy Tribal Talk
 
A passionate and straight shooting podcast focused on English Football with hosts @padster2000, @Dibsmichael, @jazzasouthern, @Dan_Hazz and @ConallTayler who can claim follow-the-sun coverage by spanning 3 continents with 2 Australians, 2 South Africans and 1 Texan bringing you a truly diverse and humorous viewpoint.
 
On The Thread, books are just the beginning. Host Kerri Miller talks with comedians, scientists and other big thinkers about how books and reading have shaped their lives.
 
The dogma lives loudly at the Stephen Herreid Show. Subscribe today!
 
The highlights from John Maytham's weekday show
 
Meaningful dialogue from a different perspective.
 
The mission of CatholicVote.org is to educate and inspire Americans of all faiths to prioritize the issues of life, faith, and family.
 
Each episode of TriPod: New Orleans at 300 is devoted to a single story or subjects from New Orleans’ rich history.
 
Each episode of TriPod: New Orleans at 300 is devoted to a single story or subjects from New Orleans’ rich history.
 
This podcast tracks the audio archives for the “Jaws of Justice Radio” show. Jaws of Justice Radio covers issues of law enforcement, courts, incarceration, homelessness, economic injustice, foster care, death penalty, constitutional rights and more.
 
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Afrolit Podcast
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Listen every week to Ekua (@Ekuapm) break down and examine all the experiences she goes through as a multifaceted black girl, spanning between New York City, Kenya and the World. Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/afrolit/support
 
Hosted by Uzo, Jessica and Junior, Abstract Culture is a cheerful yet controversial discussion on a wide range of topics ranging from pop culture to the college life. Wrapped up through the lens of our melanin. We discuss our realities and experiences and we hope you can relate. Tune in!
 
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The Goddess Suite
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Welcome to the Goddess Suite, we invite you all to sit back,relax and have yourself a cup of conscious tea. In the suite we will discuss an array of topics dealing with metaphysics, holistic healing, herbal nutrition, relationships, crystals, chakra system, sexual health and spiritual phenomena. Please join us for love, laughter and conversation here at The Goddess Suite!
 
Blue is the expression of spirit. Blue Clique is comprised of a group of individuals sharing ideas, and discoveries, of Spirit, through, open, honest, authentic talk. Here we are exploring the many facets of consciousness, Chakras, enlightenment, spirituality, soul, family, relationships, parenthood, mediation, growth, kundalini, metaphysics and more, on our journey to discover our authentic self.
 
The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
 
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Metal For Brains
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A Rock/Metal podcast hosted by an all black cast. Your hosts are Corey, Brian: @ProfessorBLove and Paul: @Deus_Ex_Human. Email us at metal4brainspodcast@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter @Metal4BrainsPod. You can also find the show on Google Play, Stitcher, and iOS' Podcasts app!
 
Sample download of the full version of The Laura Ingraham Show Podcast audio that is available on LauraIngraham.com. Please visit http://www.LauraIngraham.com/podcasthelp if you are having problems with the download of this item.
 
50 stories, 5 continents, 1 theme: showcasing passionate people and innovative projects from around the world aimed at combating climate change.
 
The #1 Live Free internet Radio Station online Crs Radio Station The Knowledge Station brings you daily/weekly Reggae shows, live interviews with Reggae, Calypso, Samba, gospel, Hip Hop, Dancehall Artist, News, Sports and commentary from around the world. Caribbean Radio Show Station Network Listen to our web radio station daily from 24/7 features an eclectic array of Caribbean Island, African ethnic music from Africa ,St Vincent, Grenada, Guyana ,Brazil, Trinidad ,Cuba, Bahamas, Anguilla, H ...
 
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Melted Podcast
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A podcast about South African music that will melt your face right off. We chat to local bands about the trials and tribulations of being musicians in South Africa.
 
Interviews with people who were there at key moments in black and civil rights history
 
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The Real Story
Weekly
 
Global experts and decision makers discuss, debate and analyse a key news story.
 
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Voice of America
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Voice of America is an international news and broadcast organization serving Central and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Central Asia, Russia, the Middle East and Balkan countries
 
Making it in the art business from creating to marketing your art. We look at how to grow your creative life, make a living and the journey each artist has to follow. Learning from each other and experts in the world of art.
 
BHL's DJ Jesse J brings you The Beat, a weekly music news podcast! Each episode DJ Jesse J and co discuss the latest headlines and trends in Hip Hop, R&B, rap, etc. They dive deep to expose you to songs and artists you should definitely be checking out. Plus, the show features live raw performances and interviews with some of the most talented musical artists and performers in entertainment.
 
The BAN Radio Literary Program aims to support the African American community and to show people, through the radio show, that African American writers are more than just a niche. We bring wonderful stories to the minds and imaginations of everyone! We have stories to tell, using our voice and our experiences, that cross all races and cultures. Join us on Monday and Wednesday Nights, 8-10 pm EST. BECOME A GUEST ON THE SHOW. Go here to sign up today: http://www.edc-creations.com/banradiopromo.htm
 
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Loud & Clear
Daily
 
Tune in to Loud and Clear with Brian Becker for the latest news, commentary and searing political analysis. We bring you independent experts, activists and political writers.
 
Welcome to Reading While Black Podcast where we dissect and discuss African American literature. We select a novel to read and sit down with authors and friends to discuss the writing process, purpose of the novel and celebrate Black literary art. We promote reading as a self help tool for better mental health. Each month we select a book by us with us in mind. We also provide a safe space where individuals can speak about their experiences in this world while Black and tell their stories. B ...
 
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This Anthro Life
Monthly
 
This Anthro Life is an experimental narrative podcast that takes a unique cross cultural and time spanning perspective on what makes us human, from the designed world, future hopes, and myths of how things came to be. Join anthropologists Adam Gamwell and Ryan Collins as they venture into the countless possibilities encountered in everyday global life. From Missing Link Studios in Boston, MA. Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/this-anthro-life/support
 
A daily podcast where space is held for the repairing of the black spirit, body, and pocketbook. Because healing is prerequisite for our success.
 
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Complex
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Complex
 
Jack Dappa Blues Public Media provides intellectual conversations, historical facts, and vital coverage of the African American experience that’s been shaped by our community as we work toward a more diverse media outlet, using broadcast journalism, film, and multimedia production to produce exciting, meaningful and historically accurate content that raises cultural and ethnic awareness of African American Traditional music as it pertains to the Black Experience in America. Become a supporte ...
 
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Audio Nightcap
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Welcome to Audio Nightcap, South African based show hosted by Jan-Hendrik Hannekom, Janco Nel and Cobus Bekker. New Episodes every week
 
Frederick Douglass was born into slavery on a Maryland plantation. He faced hardship as a child, but later encountered owners who were relatively liberal and allowed him to learn to read, write and be in contact with freed slaves. At the age of 20, he escaped from the plantation and made his way to New York. Though he remained a fugitive, he married and changed his name to avoid being caught. He continued his education and became involved in the Abolitionist Movement. He began touring the co ...
 
We will discuss topics about spirituality, holistic health, energy, relationships, nutrition, aromatherapy, peace, harmony, prosperity, & Divine Love.
 
From books to barbecue, and current events to Colonial history, historian and author Walter Edgar delves into the arts, culture, and history of South Carolina and the American South. Produced by South Carolina Public Radio.
 
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Metro Book Chat
Monthly+
 
Welcome to the Metro Book Chat podcast, brought to you by the Metro Newspaper. Here, we bring to life the books pages from the paper, chat book news with bloggers and authors and interview other interesting guests from the world of books. Make sure you follow us on: Facebook.com/metrobookchat Twitter: @metrobookchat and Youtube!
 
WXXI's Evan Dawson talks about what matters to Rochester and the Finger Lakes on Connections, Every weekday from Noon-2 p.m. on WXXI-AM 1370, WRUR FM 88.5, and online at WXXINews.org.
 
The Routes podcast offers insight on route development and aviation, featuring some of the most pivotal people from the global industry. We’ll explore the major issues facing airlines, airports and destinations now and into the future. This podcast is created by Routes, the world’s leading air service development conference and networking event business.
 
Simple news casts for learners of English. Read the news article at https://breakingnewsenglish.com/ . You can also try some vocabulary exercises.
 
We want to make you film-literate. A by-product of that goal is that we might also become film literate...We're a podcast that focuses on AFI's (The American Film Institute) Top 100 Film List and its impact on American culture today. We try to bring a healthy amount of wit and snark to the discussion of the cultural relevance of these films today in order to better understand our lives through the lens of media. However, you should be warned: There Will Be Spoilers!
 
Welcome to Everyday Black History! Where we highlight the contributions of Black Men and Women both Past and present. Here we celebrate Afro Appreciation, where Black American, Africans and Afro Latino people and institutions. Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/EverydayBlackHistory/support
 
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Forth And Ten
Weekly
 
Forth and Ten is a “sportsish” podcast hosted by three of Atlanta’s funniest comics: David Perude, Damon Sumner, and Nate Ownes #SportsComedy
 
First published in 1863, Five Weeks in a Balloon depicts an insightful journey undertaken by a group of intrepid explorers into the partly uncharted African continent, as they aim to explore its exotic wonders. Apart from concentrating on themes including exploration, loyalty, friendship, determination, and honor, the novel also offers an endearing set of jovial characters and vivid imagery. Furthermore, the novel is the first book in Verne’s distinguished Voyages Extraordinaires series. The ...
 
BLACK EMPOWERMENT, ADVANCEMENT , AND LIBERATION THROUGH SOCIAL, CULTURAL, ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL MEANS
 
Your Blackest Hour is the BLACKEST HOUR on the Net. Join us your host KP, Ash, and Mr. Brown for our thoughts on everything going on in the world today!
 
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Ufahamu Africa
Weekly
 
Ufahamu Africa is a podcast hosted by Kim Yi Dionne and Rachel Beatty Riedl, professors of African politics at UC Riverside and Northwestern University, respectively. Each episode features an in-depth conversation with a thinker, maker, or innovator. New episodes are released every Saturday.
 
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February 16, 2019. The airplane maker Airbus has announced plans to cease production of its A380 aircraft.
 
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Jacqueline Luqman, the co-editor-in-chief of Luqman Nation, which livestreams every Thursday night at 9:00 p.m. on Facebook, and Sputnik News analyst and producer Walter Smolarek.Friday is Loud & Clear’s weekly hour-long segment The Week in Review, about the week i ...…
 
Judd Devermont, Director of the Africa Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and Bronwyn Bruton, Deputy Director of the Africa Center at the Atlantic Council, join host Carol Castiel to discuss what’s at stake in Nigeria’s nationwide elections--- for Nigeria, the region and the United States.…
 
In honor of Black History Month, Professor Justin Hansford, Associate Professor of Law and Executive Director of the Thurgood Marshall Civil Rights Center at Howard University, talks with host Carol Castiel and senior VOA TV correspondent, Chris Simkins, about the state of race relations in America.
 
U.S. lawmakers are set to vote on a border wall funding deal in hopes of averting another partial government shutdown. Join the discussion of this and other top news stories with Paul Brandus of West Wing Reports, along Philippe Gelie of Le Figaro, and Dan Raviv of Israeli-based i24News, on Issues in the News.…
 
The Detroit rapper originally dropped "Ice Me Out" back in August.By Brian Josephs.
 
Inspectah Deck is teaming up with his Wu-Tang Clan bandmate Ghostface Killah once again.By Joe Price.
 
DMV rapper Adé has just shared his debut EP, 'Always Something.'By Joe Price.
 
Fif took to Instagram to question the designer's integrity: "You are a black man first Dap, come on."By Joshua Espinoza.
 
Sara Molina, the mother of Tekashi 6ix9ine's child, provided her interpretation of the rapper's guilty plea.By Joshua Espinoza.
 
Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about: How to approach revelations of racist actions or statements, with former Rochester Mayor Bill Johnson; Challenges faced by women in politics; If retail will return to downtown Roche ...…
 
SUNY Geneseo has an ambitious plan to create a Center for Local Municipal History. Professor Michael Oberg says there is an acute need, because "In many places we've lost sight of our local history." There are hundreds of historians in the state of New York, most unpaid and appointed by local municipalities. As a consequence, most are white. Ob ...…
 
The local real estate market remains massively tilted in favor of sellers, and agents see no signs of that changing this spring. That means that home buyers often have to make offers sight unseen, while waiving an inspection -- something agents routinely advise against. There is tremendous pressure on buyers. We discuss what might change that, ...…
 
Wau residents mourn the deaths of two people killed during Valentine’s Day celebrations; a new U.N. report says sexual violence against women is on the rise in South Sudan; and the South Sudan government plans to use the salaries of civil servants to fund the implementation of the revitalized peace agreement.…
 
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.…
 
Quick, informative, fun. VOA’s International Edition brings the world together with U.S. perspectives. Experts, analysts, social media views and newsmakers themselves help tell today’s stories everyone wants to hear. Brighten your day with VOA’s International Edition - on air, online, mobile.​
 
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.
 
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.…
 
An Indian minister vows to cut Pakistan off from the world as India mourns dozens of troops killed in Kashmir. Also: Spanish PM sets snap election for April and China closes Everest base camp to tourists.
 
An Indian minister vows to cut Pakistan off from the world as India mourns dozens of troops killed in Kashmir. Also: Spanish PM sets snap election for April and China closes Everest base camp to tourists.
 
Guest: Suzanne Ackerman-Berman Director of Transformation at Pick n Pay
 
Guest: Xanthea Limberg, Mayco Member for Informal Settlements, Water and Waste Services; Energy at City Of Cape Town
 
Guest:Graham Lindhorst, Bishop Lavis CPF head
 
African Beat showcases the latest and the greatest of contemporary African music and conversation. From Benga to Juju, Hip Life to Bongo Flava, Bubu to Soukous and more, host David Vandy has his finger on the pulse of the hottest African music and related issues today.
 
This week was another bad one for the environment, with a major scientific review predicting a mass extinction of insects within a century if current trends continue. Meanwhile, the news on climate change gets more alarming by the day. But when we talk about causes and solutions, do we often miss the big picture? Is the capitalist system underp ...…
 
Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.
 
Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.
 
Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.
 
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends.
 
Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.
 
President Trump hopes to avert a shutdown, but faces a legal challenge over his plans to invoke rarely used emergency powers to bypass the political process. Also, the British government has suffered another damaging parliamentary defeat on its Brexit plans, and a huge car bomb in Indian administered Kashmir kills at least forty police officers.…
 
President Trump hopes to avert a shutdown, but faces a legal challenge over his plans to invoke rarely used emergency powers to bypass the political process. Also, the British government has suffered another damaging parliamentary defeat on its Brexit plans, and a huge car bomb in Indian administered Kashmir kills at least forty police officers.…
 
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Dr. Piers Robinson, the chairman of the politics, society, and political journalism department at the University of Sheffield and the author of “Routledge Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security.”Following an in-depth investigation by James Harkin published in The ...…
 
A new study suggests the Himalayan glaciers are melting much faster than previously thought, and that's bad news for much of Asia; freedom of the press under siege; and introducing Americans to a very old food: insects.
 
Does historic preservation need a new approach? According to a recent piece in City Lab, the preservation landscape is changing, and the preservation process is facing big challenges. We sit down with local preservationists to discuss what changes might be needed in related to standards, financing, sustainability, perceptions, and more. In stud ...…
 
Forth & Ten is a sports talk podcast hosted by three of the funniest comedian/sports fans in Atlanta: Nate Owens(@iam_owens), David Perdue(@DueOrDie), and Damon Sumner(@DamonJr). On this episode Forth And Ten, its Super Bowl week so the guys talk about the Big Game, NBA Trades, and what Nate should poll dance too.... Full Show Run Down: 1. AAF ...…
 
In the past week, it appears that national Democrats might make a plan to curb meat consumption part of their platform. It started with a leaked FAQ page from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and her Green New Deal plan. The FAQ included language about the path to ending the consumption of cows. Meanwhile, Senator Cory Booker, who is vegan, has s ...…
 
A new report exposes the level of corruption in South Sudan; foreigners in Juba say they've been fined for allegedly carrying expired documents; and NGOs call on the U.N. to renew the mandate of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan.
 
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 sp ...…
 
On Reporters' Roundtable join host and journalist Douglas Mpuga, along with a lively panel of journalists, who analyze the week’s major developments in Africa.
 
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends
 
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