Podcast

DJ Juba’s ‘Assurance’ Podcast Focuses On Female DJs in the Global South

The new Assurance Podcast is a follow-up to Juba’s documentary, also titled Assurance. The 35-minute long documentary took an in-depth look at the experiences of three Lagos-based DJs: Sensei Lo, DJ Yin and DJ Ayizan. In her new podcast series, Juba directs this conversation to women DJs across the Global South.”Last year I released ‘Assurance’ a documentary that I made about the experiences of female DJs in Nigeria and the obstacles that they face both on and off the dancefloors of Lagos,” she tells OkayAfrica, “After its release, I realized that there were so many other stories to explore and I…

Bobi Wine’s Release Detailed in Latest Episode of ‘The Messenger’

The latest episode of The Messenger is something to behold.Created by Sudanese-American rapper Bas, The Messenger throws the spotlight on the thunderous circumstances many African countries face, with a close focus on Ugandan politician Bobi Wine. In his most recent traumatic experience, Wine and his wife Barbara Itungo Kyagulanyi were released from a nearly two-week military house arrest following the ruling of a Ugandan court. Keeping up with current events and circumstances that Wine finds himself in, the latest episode of the podcast recounts the traumatic events that led to Wine’s very public abuse and eventual house arrest.Upon his release, Wine…