African Perspectives

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Celebrating 25 years of broadcasts on WUGA, African Perspectives examines current issues in Africa and celebrates African music and culture. The series also focuses on Africans living in Georgia and the Southeast and provides information about African-related activities on the University of Georgia campus. Host Akinloye Ojo is a native of Nigeria and a Ph.D.  in linguistics.

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African Perspectives for February 28, 2021

Mar 1, 2021

This final episode in February rounds up our month-long commemoration of Black History month (BHM), the celebration of the achievements and survival of Africans in America.

The episode focuses on the commemoration of sixty years of desegregation of the University of Georgia, including highlighting the website dedicated to the anniversary, www.desegregation.uga.edu.

African Perspectives for February 21, 2021

Feb 23, 2021

The penultimate show in February continues our month-long commemoration of Black History month (BHM), the celebration of the achievements and survival of Africans in America.

The episode presents the return of a feature on the show, African Ethnic Journey now as a quarterly special. On these quarterly specials, we will be discussing specific African ethnic group either on the continent or in the diaspora. The return of this feature for the first quarter on this episode focuses on African Americans in North America.

African Perspectives for February 7, 2021

Feb 8, 2021

This first episode in February begins our month-long commemoration of Black History month (BHM), the celebration of the achievements and survival of Africans in America.

African Perspectives for January 31, 2021

Feb 3, 2021

This final episode of our show in the month of January 2021 focuses on results of recent presidential elections in Uganda, Niger and here in the United States. In addition to news of the re-election of President Yuweri Museveni in Uganda and discussing the February 20 scheduled Presidential run-off elections in Niger; the episode celebrates the historic presidential elections here in the United States.

African Perspectives for January 24, 2021

Jan 25, 2021

Please enjoy this encore presentation from 2018.

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