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Local Hot Girl Summer

Afi and Marjorie join Kess to talk about the trending Twitter issue with regards to December in Ghana, festivities and foreign girls versus ‘local girls’. We also give our take on Hot Girl Summer - what it means to each of us and how we’re getting our #HotGirlSummer on.

Get in touch Let us know how your hot girl summer is going!

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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Positive Vibes Only

Social media influencer, Cerwaa joins Thandie and Kess in this episode. We get to know each other a bit better through a round of Q&As and a game of Would You Rather.

The roomies give their opinions on the trending topics on social media - 2019 Miss Ghana pageant winner and runners up, and Miss South Africa ‘plus size’ finalist. This gets us discussing beauty standards and where they come from, self-confidence issues, standing up for yourself and making a difference in your own small way.

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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It Takes Two

Good friends to the pod Cyril and Donald join Kess and Thandie in a game of 21 questions! Listen as Cyril describes Donald’s idea of a perfect life... Aww!

The roomies have a discussion on hair and it’s importance to a woman’s identity whiles also sharing opinions and past experiences regarding female students being required to keep their hair short for high school.

For Twitter Feelings, we ask, 'how much are you willing to sacrifice for a partner in a relationship'?

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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You’re What You Eat

Our guest Rosina joins Thandie and Kess to talk healthy living. She’s gives an insight on her products, and their benefits. She gives some useful tips on ways to eat healthy and make right choices, especially as women. Rosina advises we have a healthy relationship with food, to sustain healthy living.

We also discuss the recent rape allegation towards a Nigerian Pastor and reasons why the women are always attacked. Would you give up your allocated seat on an airplane for anyone? Even Wole Soyinka? Listen to what we have to say concerning that.

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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Don't Touch My Hair

This episode begins with an interesting game of Shag, Marry, Kill. Maayaa joins Kess and Thandie to discuss recent kidnappings, domestic abuse and cheating male partners. To stay or to leave?

Ever had someone touch your hair without asking? Give you unsolicited advice? We talk through invasion of personal space, our experiences and how to deal with such trying situations.

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Song Credit

Special thanks to Maayaa for use of her song, 'See' as the intro and outro. Find more of her work here

Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her songs. Find more of her work here

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Mi Wura

Is it unacceptable if a woman can’t cook? Kess is joined by two guests, Comoo and Boyd, to give their male perspectives on the stereotypes in relationships, dealbreakers and more. We also react to a mom giving birth to her fourth child in a moving car with her family. How freaked out would you be in such a situation?!

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Boyd Larmie for use of his song, Awula. Find more of his work here

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What Men Want (for Women)

Jessica joins Kess and Thandie in a revolving door discussion of trending topics; from the impact of the new abortion laws in America to the social stigma associated with Ghanaian women who wear anklets🤷🏾‍♀️.

Is a woman who wants attention from a man who isn’t her partner insecure? Desperate? Listen to our take on Ayesha Curry’s interview on the Red Table Talk and the backlash she received. The roommies take a stab at a tough question -- should women without children get Mother’s Day wishes?

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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Triple Threat

Ohemaa joins Kess and Thandie this week to talk about her return to Ghana, life’s choices, and public proposals.

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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A Creative Spark

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Our good friend Donald joins Kess and our guest Kafui in this interesting episode. We discuss the recent kidnappings in Ghana, and the good news of the girls being found. We also talk about the lack of support and encouragement of innovation in our schools and society as a whole. Is it a systemic problem, or our attitude to things?

Kafui gives us a glimpse into his life as a creative director. We talk creative arts in Ghana and how easy it is as creatives/artists to make themselves known in the industry. We also discuss the differences between the sexes as creatives, societal expectations and acceptance.


Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

Closing song is the new single from King George VIII titled Silence, (Things Fall Apart). Listen to the song here

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The Work-Life Balance

Kess and Thandie (Cardi 1) are joined by Benewaa (Cardi 2) in this fun episode.

We discuss the firing of some Ghanaian fire women who got pregnant and fought back for their rights. Also in the news is the inspiring story of a Kenyan woman who helped her drug addict friend through the recovery process.

In this modern day world, is it possible for a Ghanaian woman to effectively balance her professional and personal life? Find out if and how possible it is, and the steps we take to reduce stress in our lives.

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Song Credit : Special thanks to Ria Boss for use of her song, Crown Funk. Find more of her work here

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