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The Chai

The Chai Podcast

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The Chai
The Chai

The Chai

The Chai Podcast

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A new audio series that offers you unsolicited advice that you should probably write down. Join us for our bi-weekly catch-up and mental health check, as we talk about the burning questions of the week and shout out our favourite African creatives. Presented by new East African voices Arafa, Nuura and Teddy.Catch us every second Thursday on Soundcloud and Itunes Podcasts!

Latest Episodes

024: Vision 2020 with Rachi

It’s the finale of Season 2, and Nuura and Arafa are joined by the Chai Podcast’s sound engineer/ producer extraordinaire, Rachi! In this episode we discuss the ups and downs of being self- employed in the Tanzanian music industry, our disappointments with D&D and other mediocre white men, as well as reflect on the wins and lessons of 2019. Tune in after the main segment for reflections sent in from our wonderful listeners as well as a special message from Teddy from her overseas adventures! Thank you all so much for tuning in this season and can’t wait to come back next year!Princely GloriousStoryteller & Co-founder of Ona Stories Instagram: @thisisprincelyCheck out Punchline Comedy Club At Elements, Dar-es-Salaam instagram: tzpunchline www.punchline.or.tz/Check out Chiefy B.’s new EP ‘Avenge’ https://soundcloud.com/chiefyb/sets/avengeCheck out Turunesh’s album ‘Coastal Cider’ https://soundcloud.com/turunesh/sets/coastal-ciderIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

66 MIN1 w ago
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024: Vision 2020 with Rachi

023: Ngozi Ya Starehe (with A/L/L/Y)

What is comedy? What is funny? Who decides? Why is a rat trying to feature in our podcast? All of these questions and more will be answered on this epsiode with our guest A/L/L/Y and resident Mwandishi wa Furaha (Journalist of Joy) Ismat khan Wanderluster & photographerInstagram - @chaiandtravelMohamedPhotographerInstagram - @Mohamedthehumanbeing Joy Ritchu Visual asrtist Instagram - Joy_richu Valerie Asiimwe Amani Artist Instagram - @ardonaxelaIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachitheme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

68 MINOCT 17
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023: Ngozi Ya Starehe (with A/L/L/Y)

022: Things I Imagined

In this episode, Nuura, Teddy, Arafa and (drum roll please!) our sound producer and editor, Rachi, all come together to answer your burning questions on podcasting, relationships, trash and when Nuura will finally go back to the office. We also discuss Burna Boy’s eminent arrival in Dar-es-Salaam, our burgeoning big screen careers and introduce you to two of our favourite Tanzanian digital artists.VeeDesigner & IllustratorInstagram: @pink.avohttps://www.behance.net/veenillustrationsWinifred LuenaVisual Artist & PhotographerInstagram: @lu_iswonderinghttps://lu-iswondering.tumblr.comIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

56 MINSEP 26
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022: Things I Imagined

021: I'm An Influenza (with Jacqueline S. Terry)

Is Justin Timberlake a comedic genius? What is ethical influencing? How much of freelancing life is spent just being broke? Join us in tackling all this and more with our awesome guest Jacqueline S. Terry!Lyra AokoPhotographerInstagram: @lyraokoAlly BaharoonComedian & journalistInstagram: @venturallyTwitter: @venturallyCharles A. LupaliAnimator Instagram: charles_lupalistudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

67 MINSEP 12
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021: I'm An Influenza (with Jacqueline S. Terry)

020: Black is Right (with Mkuki Bgoya)

In episode 20, we are joined by Mkuki Bgoya, a publisher, designer and book seller based in Dar es Salaam. In our first segment, we looked at the Fried Chicken war on Twitter and how young creatives can create obstacles between the client and the audience. In the main segment, we discussed where Tanzania's literary community stands in the growing ecosystem as well as the barriers it faces in cultivating a reading culture.Petina GappahWriterTwitter: @VascoDaGappahZainab Alwi BaharoonWriterBuy her book here: https://www.mkukinanyota.com/product/mungu-hakopeshwi/ZamdazittaSingerTwitter: @ThereZeeGoesIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

57 MINAUG 29
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020: Black is Right (with Mkuki Bgoya)

019: To Be Hodest (with Princely Glorious)

We're back from our mini-break and joining us is storyteller and co-founder of OnaStories Princely Glorious. In this episode we discuss what makes up the modern African story, how we can continue to amplify African stories, Nura's hodest attire, conflict in the Twitterverse and TZ's up-and-coming music festival.Jim Chu ChuCreative, Renaissance ManTwitter: @jimchuchu Ongala Music FestivalMusic FestivalInstagram: @ongalamusicfest SlickartieMusicianInstagram: @slickartiestudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

54 MINAUG 15
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019: To Be Hodest (with Princely Glorious)

018: Romance Fatigue (RF)

Hello listeners! In this episode, we talk about solidarity through social media, why everyone hates on Mbudya Island these days and how to slide into the DMs. We also look at the dating market in Dar-es-Salaam and address the scientific phenomena of Romance Fatigue… a term coined by Nuura Abdi, PhDD.Read Nuura's article: http://bit.ly/romancefatigueChiefy B.Musician, Actor & WriterInstagram: @hmnstkidCheck out his debut EP, Humanist Kid Vol. 1 on Soundcloud:https://soundcloud.com/hmnstkid/sets/humanist-kid-vol-1Peter AssengaGraphic Designer & Art DirectorInstagram: @petersteapartyIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

54 MINJUN 27
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018: Romance Fatigue (RF)

017: Storytime, B! (with Aida Holly-Nambi)

We’re back! This time we discuss stories – who gets to tell them and how – before delving into an interview with reporter and producer of Afroqueer Podcast, Aida Holly-Nambi. We discuss how important it is to share stories about marginalised communities, as well as their most recent episode, “Criminalisation and Colonisation”. We also find out how Nuura felt about the GoT finale and shout out one of our most iconic musicians, as well as other great storytellers capturing our histories using contemporary media.Aida Holly-NambiReporter & Producer of Afroqueer PodcastFind Afroqueer Podcast on linktr.ee/afroqueerpodcastInstagram & Twitter: @afroqueerpodcastafroqueerpodcast.comAlso check out None On Record’s work at www.noneonrecord.comAmil ShivjiDirector, Writer & Founder of Kijiweni ProductionsInstagram: @kijiweniproductionswww.kijiweniproductions.comMasoud KipanyaPolitical Cartoonist, Animator and Radio/TV PresenterInstagram & Twitter: masoudkipanyaOna StoriesA storytelling hous...

73 MINJUN 13
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017: Storytime, B! (with Aida Holly-Nambi)

016: Girl, Get It Together (with Araika Zawadhafsa)

Hello listeners! In this episode we are joined by the wonderful cognitive psychologist, Araika Zawadhafsa to talk about Generalised Anxiety Disorder, how to recognise it in others and how to help deal with it. Join us as we get to know her and her work, discuss happy hour in Dar-es-Salaam and what motivated us through university. Tune in till the end to hear Araika’s recommendations for mental health care facilities in Dar!Araika-Zawadhafsa MkuloCognitive Psychologis and Entrepreneur Founder of Safe Space Co.Google WomenWill Leadinstagram: @findingaraika | @safespacecostudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

51 MINMAY 23
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016: Girl, Get It Together (with Araika Zawadhafsa)

015: Haven of Pieces

Hello listeners! In this episode we recount our horror stories trying to navigate Dar-es-Salaam during the rainy season, recap Game of Thrones (spoiler alert!) and explore our relationships with our bodies and the root of our insecurities.Tune in till the end to find out who our favourite creatives for this week are! Taabu MunyokiArtistInstagram: @e.t_taabuNicholas CalvinPhotographer & FilmmakerInstagram: @nicholasvalvTransition by Akwaeke Emezihttp://bit.ly/2JFthyAstudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

66 MINMAY 16
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015: Haven of Pieces

Latest Episodes

024: Vision 2020 with Rachi

It’s the finale of Season 2, and Nuura and Arafa are joined by the Chai Podcast’s sound engineer/ producer extraordinaire, Rachi! In this episode we discuss the ups and downs of being self- employed in the Tanzanian music industry, our disappointments with D&D and other mediocre white men, as well as reflect on the wins and lessons of 2019. Tune in after the main segment for reflections sent in from our wonderful listeners as well as a special message from Teddy from her overseas adventures! Thank you all so much for tuning in this season and can’t wait to come back next year!Princely GloriousStoryteller & Co-founder of Ona Stories Instagram: @thisisprincelyCheck out Punchline Comedy Club At Elements, Dar-es-Salaam instagram: tzpunchline www.punchline.or.tz/Check out Chiefy B.’s new EP ‘Avenge’ https://soundcloud.com/chiefyb/sets/avengeCheck out Turunesh’s album ‘Coastal Cider’ https://soundcloud.com/turunesh/sets/coastal-ciderIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

66 MIN1 w ago
Comments
024: Vision 2020 with Rachi

023: Ngozi Ya Starehe (with A/L/L/Y)

What is comedy? What is funny? Who decides? Why is a rat trying to feature in our podcast? All of these questions and more will be answered on this epsiode with our guest A/L/L/Y and resident Mwandishi wa Furaha (Journalist of Joy) Ismat khan Wanderluster & photographerInstagram - @chaiandtravelMohamedPhotographerInstagram - @Mohamedthehumanbeing Joy Ritchu Visual asrtist Instagram - Joy_richu Valerie Asiimwe Amani Artist Instagram - @ardonaxelaIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachitheme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

68 MINOCT 17
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023: Ngozi Ya Starehe (with A/L/L/Y)

022: Things I Imagined

In this episode, Nuura, Teddy, Arafa and (drum roll please!) our sound producer and editor, Rachi, all come together to answer your burning questions on podcasting, relationships, trash and when Nuura will finally go back to the office. We also discuss Burna Boy’s eminent arrival in Dar-es-Salaam, our burgeoning big screen careers and introduce you to two of our favourite Tanzanian digital artists.VeeDesigner & IllustratorInstagram: @pink.avohttps://www.behance.net/veenillustrationsWinifred LuenaVisual Artist & PhotographerInstagram: @lu_iswonderinghttps://lu-iswondering.tumblr.comIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

56 MINSEP 26
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022: Things I Imagined

021: I'm An Influenza (with Jacqueline S. Terry)

Is Justin Timberlake a comedic genius? What is ethical influencing? How much of freelancing life is spent just being broke? Join us in tackling all this and more with our awesome guest Jacqueline S. Terry!Lyra AokoPhotographerInstagram: @lyraokoAlly BaharoonComedian & journalistInstagram: @venturallyTwitter: @venturallyCharles A. LupaliAnimator Instagram: charles_lupalistudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

67 MINSEP 12
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021: I'm An Influenza (with Jacqueline S. Terry)

020: Black is Right (with Mkuki Bgoya)

In episode 20, we are joined by Mkuki Bgoya, a publisher, designer and book seller based in Dar es Salaam. In our first segment, we looked at the Fried Chicken war on Twitter and how young creatives can create obstacles between the client and the audience. In the main segment, we discussed where Tanzania's literary community stands in the growing ecosystem as well as the barriers it faces in cultivating a reading culture.Petina GappahWriterTwitter: @VascoDaGappahZainab Alwi BaharoonWriterBuy her book here: https://www.mkukinanyota.com/product/mungu-hakopeshwi/ZamdazittaSingerTwitter: @ThereZeeGoesIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

57 MINAUG 29
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020: Black is Right (with Mkuki Bgoya)

019: To Be Hodest (with Princely Glorious)

We're back from our mini-break and joining us is storyteller and co-founder of OnaStories Princely Glorious. In this episode we discuss what makes up the modern African story, how we can continue to amplify African stories, Nura's hodest attire, conflict in the Twitterverse and TZ's up-and-coming music festival.Jim Chu ChuCreative, Renaissance ManTwitter: @jimchuchu Ongala Music FestivalMusic FestivalInstagram: @ongalamusicfest SlickartieMusicianInstagram: @slickartiestudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomiFollow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

54 MINAUG 15
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019: To Be Hodest (with Princely Glorious)

018: Romance Fatigue (RF)

Hello listeners! In this episode, we talk about solidarity through social media, why everyone hates on Mbudya Island these days and how to slide into the DMs. We also look at the dating market in Dar-es-Salaam and address the scientific phenomena of Romance Fatigue… a term coined by Nuura Abdi, PhDD.Read Nuura's article: http://bit.ly/romancefatigueChiefy B.Musician, Actor & WriterInstagram: @hmnstkidCheck out his debut EP, Humanist Kid Vol. 1 on Soundcloud:https://soundcloud.com/hmnstkid/sets/humanist-kid-vol-1Peter AssengaGraphic Designer & Art DirectorInstagram: @petersteapartyIf you would like to advertise with the Chai Podcast, please email thechaipodcast@gmail.com for our rate card and episode schedule.studio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

54 MINJUN 27
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018: Romance Fatigue (RF)

017: Storytime, B! (with Aida Holly-Nambi)

We’re back! This time we discuss stories – who gets to tell them and how – before delving into an interview with reporter and producer of Afroqueer Podcast, Aida Holly-Nambi. We discuss how important it is to share stories about marginalised communities, as well as their most recent episode, “Criminalisation and Colonisation”. We also find out how Nuura felt about the GoT finale and shout out one of our most iconic musicians, as well as other great storytellers capturing our histories using contemporary media.Aida Holly-NambiReporter & Producer of Afroqueer PodcastFind Afroqueer Podcast on linktr.ee/afroqueerpodcastInstagram & Twitter: @afroqueerpodcastafroqueerpodcast.comAlso check out None On Record’s work at www.noneonrecord.comAmil ShivjiDirector, Writer & Founder of Kijiweni ProductionsInstagram: @kijiweniproductionswww.kijiweniproductions.comMasoud KipanyaPolitical Cartoonist, Animator and Radio/TV PresenterInstagram & Twitter: masoudkipanyaOna StoriesA storytelling hous...

73 MINJUN 13
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017: Storytime, B! (with Aida Holly-Nambi)

016: Girl, Get It Together (with Araika Zawadhafsa)

Hello listeners! In this episode we are joined by the wonderful cognitive psychologist, Araika Zawadhafsa to talk about Generalised Anxiety Disorder, how to recognise it in others and how to help deal with it. Join us as we get to know her and her work, discuss happy hour in Dar-es-Salaam and what motivated us through university. Tune in till the end to hear Araika’s recommendations for mental health care facilities in Dar!Araika-Zawadhafsa MkuloCognitive Psychologis and Entrepreneur Founder of Safe Space Co.Google WomenWill Leadinstagram: @findingaraika | @safespacecostudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

51 MINMAY 23
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016: Girl, Get It Together (with Araika Zawadhafsa)

015: Haven of Pieces

Hello listeners! In this episode we recount our horror stories trying to navigate Dar-es-Salaam during the rainy season, recap Game of Thrones (spoiler alert!) and explore our relationships with our bodies and the root of our insecurities.Tune in till the end to find out who our favourite creatives for this week are! Taabu MunyokiArtistInstagram: @e.t_taabuNicholas CalvinPhotographer & FilmmakerInstagram: @nicholasvalvTransition by Akwaeke Emezihttp://bit.ly/2JFthyAstudio & audio producer: @officialrachi theme composer: @prodbydomi Follow us @thechaipodcast on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! email: thechaipodcast@gmail.com

66 MINMAY 16
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015: Haven of Pieces
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