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VOICE OF AMERICA's weekday news program takes a closer look at the stories Africans are talking about from the Continent and from around the globe, highlighting what’s trending in news, health, sports and lifestyle.
Africa Everywhere explores the African/Caribbean immigrant influence in the United States.
Africa on a Plate is a series that incorporates cooking with travel and culture hosted by up and coming young chef, Lentswe Bhengu.
With in-depth access to some of the world’s most collectable artists, African Masters presents a unique and insightful view of contemporary African art.
The adventures of Akili continue as she makes her way through Lala Land, a magical place filled with talking animals in this colorful and entertaining preschool language show.
Untold stories in a fresh contemporary style. With journalists across Africa and a brand new BBC investigations unit we will generate high-impact TV documentaries that expose true stories viewers won’t want to miss. Plus, additional investigative content made for digital and social platforms to engage new younger audiences.
Life Clinic is a weekly factual entertainment show. BBC presenters from across Africa analyze African health, food and lifestyle trends. The latest medical and scientific research provides practical solutions and advice. Additional content for digital platforms brings to life insights around medicine and food while busting myths around health fads.
Smart Money is a weekly TV show that offers practical and inspirational advice through the stories of African entrepreneurs.
BBC Sport Africa brings the issues, the personalities, the buzz, the key moments and the trends in sport from across the continent featuring everyone from the most famous sports stars to rising stars and the fans themselves and viewers can share their own thoughts weekly on social media.
The She Word will explore the life experiences of women in today’s Africa and ask questions like: what is special about being an African woman? Is an African woman understated? How do we break down gender stereotypes? Can we celebrate the successes of female entrepreneurs in a way that will inspire others? Audiences will see stories told in person, through films or via live broadcasts with one aim - to spark debate and discussion.
A lively factual TV show for 10-16 year-olds. Snappy, creative and informative, this weekly show covers everything from news, sport, technology, current affairs and life hacks: all the things today’s kids care about. The program shares experiences and offers examples of inspirational young people making their mark on the world. In keeping with the tech savvy demographic, content for digital platforms will accompany the show.
CARE FOR COLOR is about self-love, self-care and self-knowledge through the lens of the African diaspora. While alluding to African origins, this docu-series tackles both trendy and age-old health, wellness and beauty secrets for people of all shades and colors.
Siba Mtongana is a South African celebrity chef known for her spunky style and creative cooking. In Cooking with Siba, she shares her best kept secrets and offers invaluable tips on how to create healthier takes on favorite recipes.
Based on true South African criminal investigations, the series takes us through crime scenes using interviews, dramatizations and archive footage to uncover the mysteries and expose the facts behind these tragic crimes.
Date My Family is a reality show where singles looking for love are sent on dates with the families of three potential dating partners. The singles must decide who to date based solely on the impressions they get from the potential families.
Pilani Bubu hosts Design For You, sharing creative inspiration for your home décor & design dreams.
This original series takes you around Africa to look at the businesses, people and places that shape the lives of the continent's vibrant citizens and businesses that defy Western expectations of Africa.
America was founded on the idea that all men are endowed with inalienable rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, yet the country had nearly four million slaves. This is a story of slavery and a 250 year journey down Emancipation Road.
Beamed live from its stunning Cape Town studios on the west coast of Africa, the Expresso morning show serves up a fresh blend of international culture and lifestyle on a daily basis.
World Television Premiere – Three successful black siblings from Harlem discover their heritage while searching for clues about their long-lost grandfather, Samuel Lowe.
Our reality series that captures the exciting adventures and fun-filled experiences of first-time travelers to Africa.
Twenty years after the horrific genocide in Rwanda, an extraordinary program is underway that brings perpetrators and victims together for the first time, leading to inspirational stories of confession, hope, reconciliation, and forgiveness.
A brand new factual information series about ecological & environmental challenges as well as inspirational stories about Kenyan innovators presenting exciting new solutions, and practical advice on how each of us can do our part to mitigate climate change.
Happy Family is about love and happiness. It features 4 married couples, from different backgrounds, each with their own unique set of circumstances and challenges that test the very essence of their respective relationships.
This Newsroom drama follows the twists and turns of print journalists working at The Bulletin. Crime reporter Benny Jacobs has taken over the editorship, wrenching the paper back to its fierce investigative roots after many years as a struggling tabloid.
In the sexy world of high stakes gambling, High Rollers features an inter-generational family drama set against the backdrop of the glamorous and backstabbing world of gambling.
This series follow Matthew Rugamba, a young Rwandan fashion designer, as he builds his start-up fashion line in his homeland.
This action-packed local crime series features two cops, Shoes and Chilli. One infiltrates an infamous crime family while the other is being coerced into withholding evidence. When their two cases collide, their bond of brotherhood is put to the test.
The earliest arrivals of the Chinese in South Africa found themselves forced into isolation and fighting side by side with other minority groups against the Apartheid system. Tales of hardship and triumph reveal the richness of their surviving legacy.
A look at foreign and domestic businesses making a difference around the continent investing in Africa and her people.
Join the adventures of heroic 9-year-old Jabu who explores the jungle helping animals in need – but watch out for naughty Van the Vulture! Set to a vibrant afro pop soundtrack, Jabu introduces families to Africa’s colorful animals and exotic locations.
Set in modern-day Johannesburg – the New York of Africa – Jongo Season 1 tells the origin story of a young man, Eli King, who acquires an array of supernatural abilities after an alien crystal is found in a cave at the Cradle of Humankind. Jongo is the world’s first mainstream African-based superhero TV show.
Raising children is hard, especially when you're born in Nigeria living in London. The Adebanjo’s just want to instill old fashioned African values on their British-born kids, but it’s not easy in an English household shared by extended family members.
African fusion meets Lifestyles of the Hip and Fabulous in this stylish, modern cooking show hosted by Nigerian food blogger Minjiba Cookey.
Director Jon Brewer (B.B. King: The Life of Riley) defragments the history of blues music and the plight of the people in America's deep south, bringing the story of blues to life with interviews, musical performances and sweeping landscapes featuring Morgan Freeman, Chuck Berry, Bill Wyman, B.B. King and Carlos Santana.
This weekly series puts a spotlight on the best films African Cinema has to offer by screening a variety of top quality movies from Africa and the Diaspora.
An up close and personal look at the inspirations that drive the music of talented artists from Africa and the diaspora.
Get an insider's perspective of Africa’s most fascinating areas, exploring towns and cities from the inside out with people who have personal ties, showing us their world – the way they know it.
Join travel, fashion and seafood enthusiast Stephanie Harris-Uyidi as she explores exotic locations where she creates unique pescatarian meals using local seafood and ingredients. Stephanie also offers fashion advice as she shops along the way.
The Africa Channel partnered with Vanichi Magazine for a 10-part, fashion forward series that celebrates African designers and asks the question, “What If Movie Icons Wore African Fashion?”
Exploring new beginnings in every shade.
The epic story of Africa’s Zulu warrior whose military innovations helped build a nation he ruled. The series follows the rise of Shaka to the king of the Zulus during the early 19th century when the British were beginning to gain control of Africa.
Shuga, featuring award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o, is the story of fun-loving, hard working, dream-chasing, heartbreaking and well-meaning youth living in the modern world of Nairobi, Kenya.
Hosted by Dr. Shaka Ssali, this weekly VOICE OF AMERICA call-in series examines issues of importance for citizens from every corner of the African continent with a changing panel of guests. From politics to health to social issues, the conversation is always unpredictable and real.
THE GETAWAY is a sassy, glamorous, witty, drama series about five couples heading to a working getaway at the plush, exotic hotel Paradise. Five couples arrive and after a week of drama, deceit and revenge, five very different couples check out.
The Hostess is a new cooking and lifestyle series for food and entertainment connoisseurs alike. Presented by Lorna Maseko, The Hostess is a deliciously decadent celebration of dining and creative entertaining.
Two sisters learn the village Chief needs help. One sister takes a short cut, the other takes the proper way and helps. In the end, respect and obedience carry great reward. Pula discovers the Magic Cellar and the wonders of stories read from books.
The Man Cave hosts show us a good time in different cities around the world while giving female viewers an inside look into the sort of things that men discuss in The Man Cave.
The Wild is a soap opera that features a five-star game lodge. Here three families struggle to co-exist as locals, staff and guests, all who like to indulge in fine dining, expensive champagne, game drives and unbelievable drama.
This isn’t your typical better or best list! These are great things we thought were worth doing, tasting, and seeing in exotic locations throughout Africa and the Caribbean.
Filled with music and games, Ubongo Kids follows the problem-solving adventures of five friends exploring the fun of math & science with the help of Mama Ndege and the forest animals in this educational cartoon from Tanzania.
The Amazing Race meets Hell’s Kitchen in Africa’s toughest barbecue cooking competition show pitting 15 teams of two contestants each against ruthless judges and each other as they embark on an epic culinary road trip to claim huge prizes and the crowning title; The Ultimate Braai Master.
Celebrity "experts" are called upon to rate weddings. The dress should be to die for, the food world class, the décor divine and the entertainment a blast. Couples from all backgrounds allow their special day to be judged by The Wedding Bashers.
A fast-paced plunge into the world's most fascinating destinations seen through the eyes of two diverse and intrinsically competitive best buddies from South Africa with no plan, no itinerary and only 48 hours to see, taste and experience the adventure.
An adrenaline-charged journey, XOA follows thrill-seeking presenters Michelle Morgan and Benni Langa on exhilarating adventures across Africa as they explore and partake in extreme sports and outdoor activities by land, air and sea.