#AfrobeatRadio is a public affairs program presenting African perspectives on global issues.

Through our radio programs, Internet platforms, discussion and community programs, we create interactive spaces for dialogue and debate, and critical inquiry, information sharing, civic consciousness and participation in the interest of peace and the advancement freedom, justice, and equality. AfrobeatRadio publishes @ www.AfrobeatRadio.Com.

#AfrobeatRadio airs live every Wednesdays on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC, Pacifica Radio from 10 PM EST. to Midnight. 

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AfrobeatRadio's goal is not to present opinions but verifiable facts and analysis supported by reports from the ground or by academic research, and is primarily committed to fundamental human rights, freedom of speech and journalism's ethical responsibility of balanced reporting.


  • Linking the Diaspora and the Continent in a global context
  • A team of professionals providing the best available Analysis from multiple perspectives
  • African voices on African and global issues


AfrobeatRadio airs on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC, Pacifica Radio every Saturday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM EST & streams live @

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