30 Best Africa News Podcasts

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Africa News Podcasts

Here are 30 Best Africa News Podcasts worth listening to in 2024

1. Focus on Africa

Focus on Africa Three essential stories to round off your working day. Explaining the big topics and news from Africa, the people behind them, plus an African perspective on global stories. Hosted by Audrey Brown. Five days a week, ready by late afternoon, Monday to Friday.
Podcast bbc.co.uk
Host Audrey Brown
Apple Rating 4.5 / 5Facebook Followers 6MTwitter Followers 2.3MInstagram Followers 5.4M Frequency 1 episode / day Avg Length 32 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact Get Influential Podcasters ContactsGet access to 100k active Podcasters, Influencers in 1500 niche categories.Get targeted media contact list in your niche at your fingertips so you can focus on running your campaign.Email us the categories of Podcasters you want to reach out for your marketing campaign at anuj@feedspot.com Copy email. We'll share active Podcasters list with verified email contacts in an Excel or CSV format.

2. Nightline Africa - Voice of America

Nightline Africa - Voice of America Nightline Africa is a 60-minute news magazine program highlighting the latest issues and developments on the continent. Correspondents from Washington and across Africa offer in-depth interviews, analysis, and features on African arts and culture, sports, and music
Podcast voaafrica.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 21.8KTwitter Followers 379.6KInstagram Followers 18.2K Frequency 2 episodes / week Avg Length 55 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

3. Africa News Tonight

Africa News Tonight Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine featuring VOA correspondent reports, and interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs, and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, and the African diaspora.
Podcast voaafrica.com
Apple Rating 4.3 / 5Facebook Followers 23KTwitter Followers 379.6KInstagram Followers 18.2K Frequency 4 episodes / week Avg Length 24 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

4. Africa Today

Africa Today A weekly news program providing information and analysis about Africa and the African Diaspora, hosted by Walter Turner.
Podcast kpfa.org
Apple Rating 4.9 / 5Facebook Followers 19.1KInstagram Followers 4K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 60 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

5. Africa Science Focus

Africa Science Focus Africa Science Focus offers weekly insight into the impact that science is having on health, technology and agriculture in Africa. Produced by SciDev.Net, the world's leading source of news, views and analysis about science and technology for global development.
Podcast buzzsprout.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 70.2KTwitter Followers 27.2KInstagram Followers 699 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 31 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

6. Polity.org.za | Podcasts

Polity.org.za | Podcasts Polity.org.za posts daily news reports covering the major issues of the day on our website, as well as weekly video interviews with some of South Africa's most respected thinkers in the political and economic environment.
Podcast polity.org.za
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 2.4KTwitter Followers 8.6KInstagram Followers 2.7K Frequency 1 episode / day Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

7. Ufahamu Africa

Ufahamu Africa Ufahamu Africa is a podcast about life and politics on the African continent, co-hosted by Kim Yi Dionne, and Rachel Beatty Riedl. Each Saturday, a new episode highlights what is happening in the news, followed by an interview with a diverse thinker or innovator who is deeply ingrained in the life, culture, and politics of the continent.
Podcast ufahamuafrica.com
Apple Rating 4.6 / 5Facebook Followers 56Twitter Followers 2.6KInstagram Followers 410 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 45 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

8. BizNews Radio

BizNews Radio Welcome to BizNews Radio where we interview top thought leaders and business people from South Africa and across the globe.
Podcast biznews.com
Facebook Followers 24.7KTwitter Followers 16.6K Frequency 6 episodes / week Avg Length 22 min Get Email Contact

9. Podcasts from the Edge

Podcasts from the Edge Peter Bruce, veteran South African newspaper editor and commentator, interviews the country's social and political leaders and experts in a weekly effort to explain what is actually going on in this complicated country. Bruce's interviews are about making events easy to understand for people with little time to listen.
Podcast iono.fm/c/5913
Apple Rating 5 / 5 Frequency 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 33 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

10. Africa Straight Talk

Africa Straight Talk Emmanuel Nado and Edwin Okong'o, two award-winning African journalists and radio personalities, offer their unique, bold and unapologetic perspectives on African life, news, and culture. They go beyond the simplistic and lazy explanations of colonialism, slavery, and 'brain drain' to argue that unless we Africans become brave enough to point fingers at ourselves, we'll always be at mercy of foreigners. This podcast discusses some of the ways we can start talking straight about the flaws that make us an attractive target for those looking for a continent to loot.
Podcast africastraighttalk.com
Apple Rating 4.9 / 5Facebook Followers 574Twitter Followers 43 Frequency 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 46 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

11. Good Things with Brent Lindeque

Good Things with Brent Lindeque A weekly good news show dedicated to telling good news stories from South Africa to the world. We always believe there is a bit of good and we're here to tell you all about it.
Podcast podcasts.apple.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 154.2KTwitter Followers 58.9KInstagram Followers 22.2K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 17 min Get Email Contact

12. Africa Business News

Africa Business News Daily news insights and analysis of the Africa Business Landscape, covering from emerging startups to macroeconomics from across the 55 Africa Union member states com.
Podcast spreaker.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5 Frequency 17 episodes / week Avg Length 2 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

13. The Taxpayer Podcast

The Taxpayer Podcast Editors of The Taxpayer Peter Dachs and Trevor Emslie have recently teamed up to produce podcasts on the subject of South African tax law, both for their own and the listeners' enjoyment and edification. They aim to release relaxed and easy-to-follow podcasts regularly. Peter and Trevor hope that their discussions will be lighthearted and informative, and communicate an infectious enthusiasm for the subject.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Facebook Followers 134Twitter Followers 3.5K Frequency 1 episode / month Avg Length 33 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

14. The John Perlman Show

The John Perlman Show The day's news stories are delivered by one of South Africa's most respected news presenters from 3 pm to 6 pm on weekdays.
Podcast omny.fm
Facebook Followers 305.3K Frequency 4 episodes / day Avg Length 10 min Get Email Contact

15. Angler News South Africa Podcast

Angler News South Africa Podcast ANSA is South Africa's fishing podcast series that focuses on the latest fishing reports, whether they hot or not! We deliver true and accurate content from the country's most prominent anglers on a weekly basis on various facets of angling.
Podcast ansapodcast.buzzsprout.com
Facebook Followers 4.8K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 20 min Listen on Spotify Get Email Contact

16. The COSAFA Show

The COSAFA Show With football news, views and analysis from around Southern Africa, The COSAFA Show offers a unique window into what is happening on and off the pitch in the region.
Podcast rss.com
Facebook Followers 101.8KTwitter Followers 25.1KInstagram Followers 19.1K Frequency 1 episode / month Avg Length 23 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

17. Railways Africa

Railways Africa Railways Africa Magazine discusses the activities of African railway operators and the supporting railway industry. Railways Africa has been providing railway news and rail-related business intelligence - focused specifically on the African continent since the early '50s. Our platforms consist of - Railways Africa Coffee with the Editor, the immersive experience, and our weekly and monthly publication.
Podcast podcasts.bcast.fm
Facebook Followers 3.6KTwitter Followers 5.2KInstagram Followers 1K Frequency 2 episodes / week Avg Length 13 min Since Jul 2020 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

18. The Weekly Wrap

The Weekly Wrap This Pod is all about entertainment, catchy news and everything trendy in the Pearl of Africa.We also talk about environmental conservation and are passionate about the rights of women and girls.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 11 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

19. The Weekly Beat by Mansa

The Weekly Beat by Mansa Welcome to The Weekly Beat by Mansa with your hosts Arnold Segawa, Maggie Mutesi, and Dumi Jere. Every Monday morning, we will be bringing you all the info on Africa's big finance and economic stories.
Podcast mansamedia.africa
Instagram Followers 1.2K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 18 min Get Email Contact

20. South African Crime News Podcast

South African Crime News Podcast A South African focused crime news podcast that will keep you informed on the latest crime trends in the country. Daily crime news are sourced from a variety of credible sources including the South African Police Service.
Podcast podcasts.apple.com
Apple Rating 4.5 / 5 Get Email Contact

21. The Crane: An Africa-China Podcast

The Crane: An Africa-China Podcast A bi-monthly podcast giving you a fresh look at the news, events, and debates around China-Africa relations from the perspective of two young(ish) Africans.
Podcast thecrane.podbean.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Twitter Followers 21KInstagram Followers 7.8K Frequency 5 episodes / year Avg Length 35 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

22. Podcasts and News brought to you by South Africa's best read!

Podcasts and News brought to you by South Africa's best read! Africa's Best Read.
Podcast podcasts.apple.com
Apple Rating 1 / 5Facebook Followers 490.2KTwitter Followers 1.2MInstagram Followers 38.9K Frequency 6 episodes / year Avg Length 49 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

23. Techbytes

Techbytes Welcome to Techbytes with Technext. Here we bring to you a brief round-up of everything exciting about the tech space across Africa. From startup announcements to new inventions and the latest gbas gbos on the social space. We'll be sharing industry important highlights and exploring the news within the news. We'll also be bringing experts to share opinions about major news for the week.
Podcast rss.com
Frequency 11 episodes / year Avg Length 40 min Get Email Contact

24. Tide News Network Podcast

Tide News Network Podcast This is about analyzing and presenting news about events and activities on the African continent. Expect to hear real news from a cross-section of the people including those underrepresented within their various societies.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
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25. Wake UP AFRICA with Dr. Mumbi Seraki

Wake UP AFRICA with Dr. Mumbi Seraki Our Bondage has come from being cloned into a foreign narrative that was designed to degrade us, disenfranchise us, and Lower us from our majestic Royal Priesthood to a barbaric collective of tribes. They bait and switched our narrative to be their narrative and whitewashed our Kings & Queens, Priests & Prophets all in an attempt to colonize and control our narrative. On this podcast, we shed light on the methods used to steal our narrative and the key steps we need to take as a people to get it back.
Podcast buzzsprout.com
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26. Africa Online News

Africa Online News Afrocentric News and Information Service.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
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Africa News Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Africa News. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes Twitter Handle Twitter Followers
Audrey Brown bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02nrtyw/episodes/player 156 @bbc_audreyb 8.4K
Primedia Broadcasting omny.fm/shows/afternoon-drive-702 758
VOA Africa voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 176 @voaafrica 379.6K
SciDev.Net buzzsprout.com/1257893 71 @scidevnet 27.2K
KPFA kpfa.org/program/africa-today 32
VOA voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 32 @voaafrica 379.6K
Vinesh Soogreem ansapodcast.buzzsprout.com 30
Railways Africa podcasts.bcast.fm/railwaysafrica 28 @railwaysafrica 5.2K
Peter Bruce iono.fm/c/5913 18
Mohamed Elshinnawi voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 16 @voaafrica 379.6K
Abiodun Abidoye podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/abiodun-abidoye 16
The Taxpayer podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/the-taxpayer 15 @thetaxpayersa 3.5K
Brent Lindeque podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/good-things-with-brent-lindeque/id1607058761 12 @brentlindeque 58.9K
Mark Gleeson and Nick Said rss.com/podcasts/thecosafashow 11 @cosafamedia 25.1K
Technext rss.com/podcasts/techbytes 10
Carol Van Dam Falk voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 9 @voaafrica 379.6K
Khaboshi africastraighttalk.com 8 @AfricansTalk
Forever Media Africa podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/forever-media-africa 7
TideNews podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tidenews 7
Darren Taylor voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 4 @voaafrica 379.6K
Dongsheng Collective thecrane.podbean.com 3 @dongshengnews 21K
Lisa Schlein voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 2 @voaafrica 379.6K
Yeheyes Wuhib voaafrica.com/africa-news-tonight/episodes 2 @voaafrica 379.6K
Peter Clottey voaafrica.com/nightline-africa/episodes 2 @voaafrica 379.6K
Mansa News mansamedia.africa/podcasts 2
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