Africa Rise and Shine

Channel Africa  |  Podcast, ±59 min episodes every 2 days
It's an early morning show that begins at 05h00 and ends at 09h00. The content is strictly current affairs and includes news bulletins. It focuses on politics, human interest, education, science and technology, environment, economics and sports stories. Most stories are usually hard-core politics.
21
JUL
* South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar refuses to renounce violence * Kenya's history of election violence threatens to repeat itself * Key milestone reached in the fight against HIV * In Economics: Nigerian court orders seizure of former oil ministers multi million dollar property * And In Sports: South African sprinter has sub-43 second barrier in sight for 400metre
20
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** Concerns over violence against children in Central African Republic... *** Calls for South African President Jacob Zuma to step down intensify... *** Zimbabwean opposition party slams the country's electoral commission.... *** In Economics: South Africa's power utility Eskom to release its financial results today.. *** And In Sports: England beat South Africa to reach ICC Women's World Cup final...
19
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR: * Concerns over violence against children in Central African Republic * Calls for South African President Jacob Zuma to step down intensify * Zimbabwean opposition party slams the country's electoral commission * In Economics: South Africa's power utility Eskom to release its financial results today * And In Sports: England beat South Africa to reach ICC Women's World Cup final
18
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** Nelson Mandela day celebrations get underway across the world.... *** UN launches progress report on Sustainable Development Goals... *** In Economics: Japanese car maker Mazda extends defective airbag recall... *** And In Sports: Former Namibian sprinter Frankie Fredericks suspended.......
17
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** Conflict displaces millions of people in Nigeria.... *** Concerns over rising hunger across East Africa.... *** South African Communist Party to contest elections independently... *** In Economics: Lesotho Trade unions demand minimum wage..... *** And In Sports: England need a world record 474 to beat South Africa in the second Test...…
14
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** UN pays tribute to Botswana's late president Sir Ketumile Masire.... *** Religious leaders find common ground to prevent future atrocities... *** In Economics: Barclays Africa challenges findings on apartheid-era bailout... ** And In Sports: Sudan re-admitted to international football…
13
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** Ugandan women demand full access to justice....... *** UN Envoy briefs Security Council on the situation in Yemen.... *** South African Communist Party leaders elected unopposed... *** In Economics: DRC to double the size of INGA 3 hydro-electric plant.. *** And In Sports: South African sprinter wins 100 metre gold at the World under 18 Championships....
11
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... **** Security experts call for a national emergency following a series of break-ins at investigating and prosecuting authorities in South Africa... **** Kenya's president and chief justice clash as elections approach **** And today Today marks World Population Day In Economic news........Gupta-owned Oakbay Resources to be de-listing from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange And in Sport.....The International Olympic Committee discuss the 2024 bids ahead of their LA and Paris visits…
10
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversary..... *** South Africa lauds adoption of a treaty banning nuclear weapons... *** Kenya's interior minister dies in hospital.... *** In Economics: Algeria's Tassili Airlines signs a deal with US planemaker Boeing.. *** And In Sports: Zimbabwe beat Zambia to win Cosafa Castle Cup......
07
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... *** Peacekeepers in the CAR face sexual abuse allegations... *** UN refuses to comment on ICC ruling against South Africa.... *** World leaders gather in Germany for the G20 summit..... *** In Economics: South Africa faces critical questions from potential investors..... *** And In Sports: Supersport United on the verge of qualifying for Confederations Cup quarterfinals...
06
JUL
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** ICC to rule on South Africa's failure to arrest Sudanese President... ** South Africa's ruling ANC policy conference ends.... ** Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka reappointed as head of UN Women...... ** In Economics: Rwandan traders urged to leverage new customs reforms..... ** And In Sports: England beat South Africa at the Women's Cricket World Cup...