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Dear Diaspora

Apr 12, 2020

Happy Sunday Dear Diaspora fam! Thanks for tuning in to episode 31 of the show. For today’s episode, I had the pleasure of interviewing Mazuba Kapambwe.

Mazuba Kapambwe is a Zambian freelance writer whose work has appeared in Paper Magazine, Okay Africa, CNN Travel and more. She has a travel podcast called Mwende Bwino which was listed as one of the top 5 Zambian podcasts of 2020 by Nkwazi Magazine. Mazuba holds a Bachelors in Africana Studies and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in the same field.

During the episode, she shares more about:

  • Her experience living and working in Zambia as a creative and freelancer
  • How her passion for travel inspired her to launch the Mwende Bwino podcast
  • What traveling with an African passport is really like
  • What makes Zambia a great first country to visit on the Continent
  • How we can encourage more intra-African travel and support African creatives


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