45 episodes

We're telling African stories. We spotlight myths, history and food from different cultures in Africa. See more on Oriire.com

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We're telling African stories. We spotlight myths, history and food from different cultures in Africa. See more on Oriire.com

    The Migration Story of the Mijikenda

    The Migration Story of the Mijikenda

    Embark on an extraordinary journey tracing the captivating migration story of the Mijikenda people. From their ancestral roots in the heart of East Africa to the coastal regions of Kenya, follow the footsteps of this culturally diverse and resilient community. Discover the traditions, legends, and the unique blend of nine distinct ethnic groups that form the Mijikenda.

    • 23 min
    An Overview of Ethiopia's History and Geopolitics

    An Overview of Ethiopia's History and Geopolitics

    Embark on an insightful journey through the rich tapestry of Ethiopia's history and its intricate geopolitics. From the ancient kingdoms of Axum and Lalibela's rock-hewn churches to the modern complexities of the Horn of Africa, this overview will unravel the nation's enduring legacy and its role in shaping regional dynamics. Join us in exploring "An Overview of Ethiopia's History and Geopolitics" to gain a deeper understanding of this remarkable country's past, present, and influence on the broader geopolitical landscape.

    • 26 min
    The Legend of Dahomey Amazons

    The Legend of Dahomey Amazons

    Prepare to be enthralled by the legendary tale of the Dahomey Amazons, an awe-inspiring all-female warrior regiment from West Africa. Step into the past to uncover their remarkable story of courage, strength, and empowerment. Explore the fierce battles they waged, the leadership they demonstrated, and the lasting legacy they left behind. Join us as we unravel "The Legend of Dahomey Amazons," a testament to the indomitable spirit of women in history.

    • 29 min
    Forced Dating in Ancient Ethiopia

    Forced Dating in Ancient Ethiopia

    Uncover a little-known chapter of history as we delve into the intriguing world of forced dating in ancient Ethiopia. This unconventional practice offers a unique glimpse into the customs and dynamics of courtship in a bygone era. Join us on a journey to understand the intriguing reasons behind this tradition.

    • 23 min
    African History: Ethnicity

    African History: Ethnicity

    Dive deep into the intricate tapestry of African history as we unravel the complex web of ethnicities that shape the continent's diverse identity, we'll journey through time to understand how these ethnic groups have contributed to the mosaic of Africa's past and present.

    • 23 min
    A Virtual Tour Around Africa and the Diaspora

    A Virtual Tour Around Africa and the Diaspora

    Embark on a captivating journey without leaving your seat! Join us on a virtual tour that spans the breathtaking landscapes and vibrant cultures of Africa and its diaspora. Get ready to be inspired by the shared heritage, history, and creativity that connect us all.

    • 26 min

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