VOA's English to Africa Service offers a wide variety of radio and television programs. Whether you want the latest news and sports, health information, music or lively discussion, you'll find it on the VOA. Here's a list of English to Africa programs:

Africa World Tonight

Daybreak Africa

Music Time In Africa

Rita Rochelle highlights the best in traditional and modern African music, as selected by VOA?s legendary ?Music Man,? Leo Sarkisian. Sundays 1730, 1930 UTC.

Nightline Africa

Become part of Ted Roberts? family on Saturday and Sunday nights, as he hosts

Reporters Roundtable

Every Sunday, this lively, half hour program brings you an analysis of major developments in Africa. Sundays 1700 UTC

Straight Talk Africa

This call-in program examines topics of special interest to Africans, including politics, health, social issues and conflict resolution. Shaka Ssali hosts this program, which is broadcast on radio, television and the Internet.

Join the show by calling us collect at 202-619-3111. Wednesday 1830 UTC.

World of Music

Join Rita Rochelle Monday through Friday for 30-minutes of the world?s best music and guest interviews, including artists from the African Diaspora. Monday through Friday 1930 UTC.


Chinedu Offor hosts a live 30-minute call-in health program that puts listeners directly in touch with medical professionals.

To participate in the program call us collect at 202-619-3111. Tuesdays 1900 UTC.

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