Flight From Africa : The podcast

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By: Ayomide Fajimi & Wonsehlea Teah

Description page“The flight from Africa” is a self-acceptance podcast about recognizing our difference, loving it, and then using it. Wonsehlea and Ayomide are two African women who discuss their Identity by sharing their stories on Faith, culture, self-love, relationships, career and to life in general.Why flight from Africa? Because to them, their difference of being Immigrants was their first connection join us: Flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com https://www.instagram.com/flightfromafricapodcast/ ---

Do you need it , Or you just want it ? : An immigrant's approach to Wants vs Needs
#32
Last Wednesday at 7:00 AM

Whats up tribe?

Again, we have missed you all within the span of a week .

Welcome to a new episode. In this episode, we bring to you the Want Vs NEED life , How to approach this as an African and how to navigate it in totality.

We believe questioning things we have been programmed to do as people is a route to understanding life and hence , possible happiness

Please tune in to get a detailed gist of what we truly mean .

Don't forget to tell a friend to tell...


He's hot but does he know his HIV status ?
#31
05/11/2022

Hello our people,

As usual we have missed you all even within the span of a week .

Welcome to a new episode , In this episode we bring you the HIV enlightenment and education through gist.

We discuss the stigma surrounding this virus and ways we can protect ourselves.

Moreso, we share the details as to why this virus does not deserve to be a stigma

We hope you enjoy this episode.

Don't forget to tell a friend to tell a friend about FFA podcast !

Please...


Be A Go Getter, But Let God be the Key
#30
05/04/2022

We shared with you the journey to being a go-getter in this episode. We discuss our journey of how we got to where we are, and we get tips on how you can journey to be where you want to be.

This episode is a mixture of our advice, motivation, guidance, and faith that got us to the next place we needed to be.

We hope you enjoy this episode.

Don't forget to tell a friend to tell a friend about FFA podcast !

Please send any perspective and opinions you have...


If I broke na our business- Smart. Money. Moves ft Sando Karneh
#29
04/27/2022

On this episode , we are graced to be joined by the financially knowledged Sando Karneh.

Sando Karneh is a naturalized US citizen of Liberian descent; a philanthropist, and financial services professional

On today's episode , he shares with us the importance of being financially literate, especially as africans and immigrants

He breaks down where it is right to begin this journey of financial literacy and all it entails

He speaks on budgeting , to investment and many more regarding financial wellness.

Don't forget to tell a friend to tell a friend...


Sex On First Date: The First Date Etiquette
#28
04/20/2022

In this episode, we had so much fun talking about our favorite first date and what we think to do on the first date. We do hope you all enjoy this!

Love, Ayo & Wonsehlea


Single African Girls
#27
04/13/2022

Hello our people,

We have missed you so very much but we bring you a banger in this week's episode. We talked about the struggle of African girls out here in the diaspora and back home in Africa.

We share our list of what we want in this future man as well as our non-negotiable

We shared some gems on how to live a successful dating life as well

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast...


Protect Black Women : The Will Smith's scenario
#26
04/06/2022

Hello FFA babes and guys ,

In this episode , we share our personal and general thought on what it means to protect black women

We question the Will smith's reaction and wondered if it should be considered assault or protection

We furthermore gave our personal perspective on what we would do if we were put in the same situation

So , we ask you , Should Will Smith's action be justified ?

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on inter webs. follow...


Young, Famous & African : The Review
#25
03/30/2022

So, Sincerely , I laughed so hard at the beginning and end of this episode. Teah is a mood and we cannot deny it. I hope you enjoy this episode as much as Wonsehlea had while recording it.

This episode is just as stated in the title, We reviewed the first show of its kind , out of Africa about the bling lives of young Africans ! Coz who knew Africans lived rich lives too. We thought they were just poor and uneducated people ( sarcasm intended)

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast...


Empowered women empower women ft Olivia West
#24
03/23/2022

In this week's episode , we are joined by the beautiful and full of wisdom Olivia. In this episode, she shares all the importance of being a woman and the role that gender plays in life. She highlighted the importance of celebrating women's months and the significance that celebration holds. She shares her personal journey as well as she makes her mark in the world by making impact as a woman.

There is so much to this episode a description cannot hold. Please download to listen.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us...


Let this coochie breathe : A women's month special
#23
03/16/2022

This week's episode is all about female wellness.

We speak about the women's vagina and all the various way to care for it. we gave our personal perspective on how we care for our V's . We brought up conversations on all the various harsh things a woman's vagina has had to take without choice.

We concluded the pod with giving you our one and twos on how you should care for your V.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on inter webs...


The sexless life of two immigrant women
#22
03/09/2022

*A women's month special*

In this episode we discuss the sexless lives outside of marriage we are journeying into. We discuss the lines in between for young women who are raised in conservative communities but decide to have sex- where do they get the guide to safe sex ?

For the non -married women who actually are /not from a conservative community but are moved by societal sex exaggerations , where do they get their guidance from?

Also, we share the beauty in abstinence and why it is not something to disgrade

We...


Is love worth falling for
#21
03/02/2022

In this episode, we discuss our perspective on the difference between standing in love and falling in love

We break it down from an outward perspective, a dictionary perspective and then to individual perspective.

We argued a lot but ended up agreeing to disagree

With Love

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Division : Africans & African Americans ft Makeda Barnes
#20
02/23/2022

In this episode , We break down the reasoning behind the social distance between Africans and African Americans. We talk Identity, the stereotypes that divide us and all the similarities that makes us one at the end of it all.

On this episode, we brought a guest who was not relentless in engaging in this impactful and intellectual conversation. We hope you all enjoy this time crafted episode . Enjoy !

-With Love

#AD : Come Study Abroad(CSA)

Contacts:

Phone/WhatsApp: +995 593 304153

Email: info@c-studyabroad.com

Web: www.c-studyabroad...


Call Her Daddy : The ageism in dating episode
#19
02/16/2022

Hey Podcast Family,

In this episode , call her daddy or aunty if she's in her mid twenties explores ageism in dating/ relationships . The different ways ageism shows itself, and its different impact that we might not even notice ourslelves.

We talk dating older and younger people. The gender difference and how society has been the propagator to begin with.

We had so much fun recording this, like we did the others so we hope you enjoy it much more than we did recording it. .

-With Love

#AD : Come Study...


LOVE NO DEY LIE
#18
02/09/2022

Hey Family,

In this episode, we give you an update on how our life currently is.

We share the effort it takes to tell the truth and how necessary it is. We give you the gist on the times we've been lied to and our growth through it

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love

#AD : Come Study Abroad(CSA)

Contacts:

Phone/WhatsApp: +995 593 304153

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The Valentine is a scam episode
#17
02/02/2022

Happy New Month FFA family !

In this episode , we rejoice about the season that is now upon us.

We discuss our excitement about the valentine's season that has come upon us and our expectations for it

We argue and discuss the idea of Valentine's day being a possible scam or not. We furthermore shared our ideal valentine's day date and gave you our piece of nuggets on how to find love this season.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on...


Surviving or Thriving? What It Takes for Immigrants to Succeed in America: The Documentation Episode
#16
01/26/2022

In this episode, we discuss the struggles of what it takes to get legal documentation. We approach this topic from international student and relationship perspectives and how hard it is.


You Wana Chill With The Big Boys: The Vulnerability Episode
#15
01/19/2022

In this episode, we share light on vulnerability. We also discuss why vulnerability is essential in a relationship and how it can help build long-lasting intimacy. In addition to this, we also discuss how vulnerability has been seen as a weakness for a long time instead of it being seen as something positive.


The hot mess and the cool power in resolutions ft DJ Femzo
#14
01/12/2022

Happy new Year !!!

Guess what FFA babes and guys !!! We have our first guest on this episode !

In this episode, we brought you all the update on how the new year is treating us thus far

Also, DJ Femzo joins us to share his journey to the double life as both an electrical engineer and a DJ. He shares his journey to becoming a person of impact in the diaspora .

Also, DJ Femzo joins us to talk new year resolution, its power and all the fake it could as well be <...


We are sorry there is no episode this week
01/05/2022

There would be no episode this Wednesday.

We know you are ready for us to be back this year but Wonsehlea and Ayo decided to take the first week of this year off in order to come back better and sweeter!

Also, Wonsehlea is sick and trying to get better.

We truly are sorry for the inconvenience. We will catch up with you all next week, next episode.


OUR YEAR IN A WRAP- ALL THE LIT 2021 WAS/NOT
#13
12/15/2021

In this episode, we bring you in on the gist of how this last weeks in 2021 is going

We shared how we have been in 2021 spiritually, how we are at the moment and who we wish to continue to be

We shared our year in a wrap physically as well. We gave you some gist other episodes never held. We concluded on the note of what we could have done better in 2021.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea & @ayomidefajimi on inter webs. follow...


How Diasporians Detty December
#12
12/08/2021

In this episode , we give you the African Immigrant approach to December and Christmas. We compare the difference and similarity between Christmas back in our individual countries in Africa compared to countries in north America.

We share our individual Christmas stories and the traditions our families uphold. we ended by giving you our advice and perspective on how to detty December your own way

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love


How Diasporians Detty December
#12
12/08/2021

In this episode , we give you the African Immigrant approach to December and Christmas. We compare the difference and similarity between Christmas back in our individual countries in Africa compared to countries in north America.

We share our individual Christmas stories and the traditions our families uphold. we ended by giving you our advice and perspective on how to detty December your own way

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love


The importance of making a will
#11
12/01/2021

In this episode, we discuss the importance of having a will. First, we define what a will is. Next, we answer why wills are essential. In addition to this, we also examine why the idea of having a will seems to be foreign or not a good idea for most African households.


Age and Marriage - The thanksgiving episode
#10
11/24/2021

In this episode , we share our own thanksgiving stories. We share what it is we are truly grateful for this season

Furthermore , we discuss the possible pressures that arises for young immigrants to marry before 30. we share our perspective on allowing young adults to marry young. We also give tips on ways to flee pressure as young adults.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love


The personal life of Ayo & Wonsehlea
#9
11/17/2021

In this episode, we dive into our personal relationships. We share the reasons we are dating and why we remain in the single world.

We give personal life advice to each other and give guidance on best ways to live our youthful lives.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love


To grow or to let go - The quest for friendship
#8
11/10/2021

In this episode, we bring you our 4 self- chosen approach to friendship. We spoke about what friendship really means and the importance she brings.

We discussed the root of all friendship and most common ignition that creates the bond. We furthermore explained the four approaches we have by sharing our perspective on the truth of each approach and the various ways to maintain them

"If it doesn't better you, let it go !"

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast...


Spooky Immigrants - The Halloween episode
#7
11/03/2021

In this episode, we share why spooky might not really be spooky to us. We talked about the average immigrants' s perspective on halloween and where that reasoning might come from.

We furthermore spoke about the importance of understanding other's perspective in what they practise and do, and how that contributes to a better world.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us at flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. follow @wonsehlea on inter webs. follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With Love


Culture shocked - The foreign babies episode
#6
10/27/2021

In this episode, as part of our 'immigrantly 'series, we share the various ways America has culturally shocked us. We talk about the America we are learning to know and the American life we have fully transitioned into. We share our culture shock in America regarding language, public transportation, food and culture. We also added tips on the various ways

We are curious about your journey as well, the places and times you have been culturally shocked and the ways you overcame it.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us on flightfromafricapodcast...


Sugar daddies and ghosters
#5
10/20/2021

In this episode, we share the truth about the season we are finding ourselves and where our head is currently at. We touched on meeting older men and the sugar they might have

We discussed what ghosting means in dating and other forms of relationships. We also gave you our perspective and answers on the top most asked questions on ghosting.

Please send any perspective and opinions you have to us on flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com. Follow @wonsehlea on interwebs. Follow @flightfromafricapodcast on all social platforms

-With love


Surviving trauma : The wounds we can't ignore
#4
10/13/2021

In this episode, we share our perspective on the sexual assault/harassment culture in our community. . We share personal stories and experiences on assault and its effect on the other gender. Also, we discuss how normalised harassment is becoming and the effect of not surviving such traumas and our journey on healing from the traumas of sexual assault/harassment

We also give you the juice on our past week, its lessons, and all the gratitude we have for it.


Fresh off the plane - The JJC episode
#3
10/06/2021

In this episode, we share our coming to America story. We share our journey as young girls in a new world, our lessons, and the joy of migrating at a young age.

We shared childhood memories on favorite childhood trips and ended by giving advice to future migrants on precautions, steps, and goals to achieve before moving.


Unapologetically different
#2
09/29/2021

In this episode, We discuss our journey to ever feeling different by sharing the first time we felt different. We share what 'different' means to us and the power we now realize it holds.

We stress how unapologetic we are about what sets us apart and urge you to do the same. We also permit you to use cuss words to describe how unapologetic you feel about your difference ( kidding! kind of ) and to live it wholly.

Follow @Wonsehlea on interwebs. Follow @Flightfromafricapodacst on all social platforms and please send your questions/feedback to flightfromafricapodcast...


Somebody's delicious son
#1
09/22/2021

In this episode, we discuss how delicious our African men can be! ( Kidding)

Here, we spoke about what it means and takes to date within or outside one's specific culture. Is it possible to find True love outside of your culture? or Race?


Welcome to Flight from Africa! - Birth of a story
09/21/2021

Flight from Africa Podcast ( FFA Podcast ) is a self-acceptance podcast hosted by Wonsehlea Teah (https://www.instagram.com/wonsehlea/) and Ayomide Fajimi, two African in the diaspora women who share their truth through their stories on faith, acceptance, culture, and all that relates to an immigrant.

In this episode, our first episode ever! we give you the gist of where we come from, how we met, and why we have decided to bring this podcast to you.

join us: Flightfromafricapodcast@gmail.com https://www.instagram.com/flightfromafricapodcast/