Zambia’s Untold Stories – November 23, 2013

Why aren’t there any good informational videos about Zambia showcasing the beautiful country to the international audience?Why do we need to take action and create quality videos of Zambian people and places?

Why not use modern technology to show who we are and what we are capable of?

Ngosa Chungu of Purple Tembo Media and Nambeye Katebe of The Best of Zambia join host Twaambo Kapilikisha this week on Diasporan Truth to discuss Zambia’s untold stories video kickstarter campaign.

Diasporan Truth airs at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 16 hrs CAT.

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Zambian Students in Russia

What is it like being a Zambian Student in Russia? This week on diasporan truth host Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to Jonathan Mulenga president of Zambian students in Belgorod City and Fanwell Chaya Zasuru president in Moscow. How are the students coping? What about the controversy surrounding allowances? We hear it from the students themselves.

Diasporan Truth airs at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 16 hrs CAT.

You can participate on the show by:

calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Aaron Mashano – November 2, 2013

This week on Diasporan Truth host Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to a driven African Australian entrepreneur about his international business venture – Leaders of Tomorrow. Aaron Mashano has been influential in assisting  African  professionals integrate into the Australian workforce and is committed to fostering relationships between African countries and Australia. Leaders of Tomorrow believes all immigrants deserve job satisfaction!

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Wilson Msiska – October 26, 2013

Zambia celebrates 49 years of Independence this year! A lot has changed and young Zambians are striving to leave a mark even bigger than before. Join host Twaambo Kapilikisha and Wilson Msiska , director and founder of Vundo Institute of Commerce and Engineering (VICE) in a discussion about how he is making headway as a young Zambian through this innovative institute.

Also we will be discussing what independence means to Mr Msiska and how young Zambians can use the freedom of independence to better the nation.

Diasporan Truth airs at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall

Rosemary Chileshe – October 5, 2013

How does a beauty queen tie her success to  her expertise and interest in media, fashion and charity? This week on Diasporan Truth host Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to beauty queen turned entrepreneur Rosemary Chileshe, founder of Swanilenga Group and recipient of BEFFTA EXCELLENCE AWARD for her brilliant contribution to entertainment, film, fashion, television and arts.

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Peter Sinkamba – September 28, 2013

Join Twaambo Kapilikisha as she talks to Peter Sinkamba, President of Citizens for a better environment who has thrown his hat into the Zambian Political ring! Sinkamba, a fighter for the protection of Zambia’s rich natural resources and environment has decided the country would benefit from his efforts even better if he executes his work from inside the political arena. Listen and join the conversation on Diasporan Truth!

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Social Good Summit – September 21, 2013

Mukuka Mayuka is back on Diasporan Truth!
How do we harness the power of innovative thinking and technology to solve our challenges? Where do big ideas meet new media to create innovative solutions? Social Good Summit 2013!
This conference which takes place during UN week from September 22 – 24 will bring together influential minds and activists to unlock the potential of new media and technology. The United Nations Development Programme Zambia has teamed with C1rca1964 to organise the Lusaka Social Good Summit. Host Twaambo Kapilikisha and Mukuka will be discussing what the social good summit is, how you can participate and the impact it hopes to make on Zambia.

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Kofi Hamilton – September 14, 2013

Are you living in the diaspora and desire to bring effective change to a particular issue in your home country? Are you part of an NGO that is interested in bringing effective change to your home country? This week on Diasporan Truth, Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to Kofi Hamilton of Diaspora Connect (an organisation he co founded with Teddy Chery ), an organisation  that allows people in the diaspora fund projects in their countries, with a focus on Africans helping Africans.

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Water Management – September 7, 2013

Surely in this day and age people in the rural areas of Zambia know about good water management and conservation?
Surprisingly not! This week on Diasporan Truth, host Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to Manena Ng’ambi and Natasha Mwale Conklin, about their work on educating the community on water safety and community responsibility to maintain water sites. The discussion will center around their organisation Water Empowerment and how Zambians in the diaspora can help. This discussion is part of the series of Zambians abroad making a difference at home.

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:
calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via Skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list

Robert Mwamba – August 31, 2013

A Zambian guitarist heralded as the next George Benson? Indeed! Join Diasporan Truth this week as host Twaambo Kapilikisha speaks to jazz guitarist Robert Mwamba about his musical career, his musical interests and his thoughts on the Zambian music scene.

Diasporan Truth will air at 6 a.m. PST, 9 a.m. EST, 14 hrs BST, 15 hrs CAT and 9 p.m. WST (Australia/Pacific).

You can participate on the show by:

calling 1-347-237-4270 (this number is also Skype ready)
sending a tweet to @zambiablogradio or @bookwormgiraffe
posting a message on our Facebook wall
You can also participate via skype by adding ZBTR Discuss to your contact list