July 29, 2020

COVID-19: Are we taking COVID-19 seriously?

And they are back! After 2months on a hiatus, Osagie Alonge and Ajibola Lawal return (and meet in person for the first time since the podcast launched) to discuss the reason for the break, the new travelling experience in Nigeria and why Africans do not s

May 05, 2020

COVID-19: Easing Lockdowns in Africa

What happens when lockdown in certain cities in Africa are eased? Will there be an increase in cases? Will people adhere to using face masks? Jibola and Osagie discuss in episode 5. They are also joined by Chris Newsom who works as a Program Advisor at th

April 28, 2020

COVID-19: Discussing Conspiracy Theories

Osagie and Jibola jump into the most popular conspiracy theories associated with Coronavirus. Stay safe guys! Sign up to our Newsletter: https://bit.ly/2UZarI2 E-mail us your COVID-19 Story: fanmail@covid19inafrica.info

April 18, 2020

COVID-19: Civil Unrest During Lockdown

On this episode, Osagie and Jibola along with guest David Hundeyin discuss in context the severity of 24-hour lockdown in certain regions in Africa, the decisions behind the Government's approach and any other options of flattening the curve. Sign up to

April 14, 2020

COVID-19: The Rate of Spread

On this episode, we dive into the rate of spread of COVID-19 in Africa compared to Western countries and what the impact is if more people are not tested quickly. We also look back at what some African countries should have done and what the way forward

April 07, 2020

COVID-19: An Introduction

On the first episode of the podcast, host Osagie Alonge and guest Jibola Lawal - both based in Lagos, Nigeria discuss what Coronavirus is, the spread of the disease and symptoms. They also discuss Nigeria's approach to stopping the spread. Sign up to our

April 03, 2020


We at Visual Audio Times are launching our #EducateEveryone campaign with the launch of this new podcast. Our goal is to inform and educate Africans about COVID-19 and how we can kick the virus out of Africa! Sign up to our Newsletter: https://bit.ly/2UZ