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.
26
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** AU expresses concern over ongoing conflict in South Sudan... ** South Africa calls for increased infrastructure development in Africa...... ** In Economics: G7 Summit gets underway in Italy....... ** And In Sports: ICC on high betting alert ahead of Champions Trophy....
23
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** Africab Union seeks international help for forces fighting LRA rebels.... ** DRC refugees continue to cross into Angola...... ** In Economics: Concerns over jobs losses in South Africa ... ** And In Sports: Senegal beat Saudi Arabia at the under 20 FIFA World Cup...
22
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** SADC election observers arrive in Lesotho... ** UN report documents human rights abuses in South Sudan..... ** In Economics: Nigerian union suspends Exxon Mobil strike in Rivers state.. ** And In Sports: India clinches Cricket South Africa Women's quadrangular series ..
18
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** Boko Haram rebels continue to abduct villagers around Sambissa forest... ** Palestine gets special observer status at the Pan African Parliament.... ** In Economics: Mobile phone giant MTN fined for license breaches in Rwanda.... ** And In Sports: South Africa's star midfielder withdrawn from under 20 World Cup....
17
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** Ugandan troops face sexual abuse charges in Central African Republic... ** Lake Malawi dispute rages on between Malawi and Tanzania..... ** AU says presidential term extensions are threatening democracy in Africa.... ** In Economics: Ease of Doing Business Conference gets underway in Zambia.... ** And In Sports: South African team departs for Under 20 Rugby Championships in Georgia...
16
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** Concerns over worsening humanitarian situation in South Sudan.. ** South Africa's highest court reserves judgment in secret ballot case.... ** In Economics: Tourism Indaba kicks off in South Africa today..... ** And in Sports: South Africa ready for Women's Cricket World Cup...
15
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** Burundi marks second anniversary of failed coup.... ** Race for South Africa's ruling ANC presidency hots up..... ** In Economics: Mozambique receives Kroll audit into hidden debts... ** And..In Sports: South Africa wins World Rugby Sevens Series...
12
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** UN warns about increase in fighting in South Sudan.... ** Health of Nigeria's president stokes governance concerns.... ** London conference on Somalia tackles drought and security reforms... ** Economics: South African businesses encouraged to invest in Africa... ** And In Sports: South Africa's Under-20 team to play Costa Rica ahead of Fifa World Cup...
11
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** DRC opposition slam President Kabila's new transitional government.... ** South African President Jacob Zuma begins state visit to Tanzania... ** Leaders gather in London for a Conference on Somalia... ** Economics: South Africa and Tanzania set to boost relations.. ** And In Sports: Tough Rugby World Cup draw for South African Springboks....
10
MAY
TOP STORIES ON AFRICA RISE AND SHINE THIS HOUR... ** UN condems deadly attack on peacekeepers in Central African Republic... ** The Elders express concern over the political situation in South Africa.... ** In Economics: Old Mutual to scale back its global footprint... ** And...In Sports: FIFA vows to act on racism in soccer........