Africa Now!
GenreTalk show, current affairs,
Running time60 minutes weekly (Wednesdays)
Country of originUnited States
Home stationPacifica Radio, WPFW(89.3)
Hosted byMwiza Munthali
Produced byJames Pope
Executive producer(s)Joia Jefferson Nuri
Recording studioWashington, D.C.
Original release1998 – present
Audio formatStereophonic sound

Africa Now! is a progressive weekly radio show that focuses on issues concerning the African world. It is based in Washington, D.C.[1] The program airs on WPFW(89.3) radio, part of the Pacifica Radio network, in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. It also airs nationally and internationally online. It is listener supported.[2]


Africa Now! was founded on Pacifica Radio station in Washington, D.C. It brings together scholars, activists, authors, NGOs, and politicians to engage in topics centered on the African world.


Notable guests, interviews and on-air debates


  1. ^ Wednesday (2011-09-28). "Justice for the African World – AFRICA NOW". TransAfrica. Archived from the original on 2012-08-30. Retrieved 2012-10-19.
  2. ^ "About Us | AFRICA NOW". 2007-02-26. Retrieved 2012-10-19.
  3. ^ "National Museum of African Art / Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole". 2012-11-18. Archived from the original on 2012-11-18. Retrieved 2021-07-13.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-11-18. Retrieved 2012-10-11.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)