Black Power on the Rise in St. Pete! November 11th, 3 to 6 pm! 1245 18th Ave S! Join us to celebrate YOU – the community that helped DOUBLE Black Power 96.3 FM Radio’s coverage area by tuning in and contributing to raise the station’s broadcast tower to the height of 70 feet! Chairman Omali […]
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Black Power 96 Radio was part of an African People’s Education and Defense Fund booth at the latest University of South Florida-St. Petersburg “Get on Board Day,” where students learned about volunteer opportunities with the station. From helping produce shows, to outreach, fundraising and event planning, Black Power 96 Radio is a great place to […]
Thanks to contributions from supporters in St. Petersburg, FL and across the country, the work to extend Black Power 96 Radio’s broadcast tower from 45 feet to 70 feet high has begun. This week workers removed the top section of the tower in preparation for adding two new sections that will increase the height, enabling […]
This past Friday, volunteers Iquan, Anthony and Robert spread the word about Black Power 96 outside of Wang’s and Thangs. The restaurant located at 1100 16th St S, in St. Petersburg recently became an underwriter of the station. Volunteer with Black Power 96! Whatever your skills and interests, there is a way for you to […]
Katrina in North Carolina became a Supporting Member! Black Power 96 sends a big SHOUT OUT to all those who contributed during our July Member Fund Drive. Many listeners from St. Pete and around the world donated to show their support for black power radio. We were able to increase our base of monthly sustaining […]
Tune in Tuesday, July 31 from 2pm-3pm EDT for a very special edition of My People’s Keeper. Your host, Dia “The Joy Bringa” will be joined by other Black Power 96 Radio hosts including Iquan of #NoKlass, Elikya of Good Morning Afrika and Themba of Africa Live! They will discuss the significance of Black Power […]
Tune in Monday, July 30th from 6am-10am EDT for a special edition of Good Morning Afrika addressing the importance of black power media. Join hosts Akilé, Diakiesse and Elikya as they interview special guests including: Efia Nwangaza, Station Manager of WMXP 95.5 FM in Greenville, SC Charles Barron, New York State Assemblyman Mikaben, Haitian artists, […]
Come to Akwaaba Hall located at 1245 TyRon Lewis (18th Ave S) in St. Pete, FL or watch on Facebook LIVE. This week’s program: Make the Southside Black Again! Featured speakers include Iniko Kitemoma of the International People’s Democratic Uhuru Movement and Robin Wynn (pictured above). Robin is a courageous African woman employed in St. […]
Join host Norman “Otis” Richmond (aka Jalali) as he plays a dynamic mix of music and interviews this week’s special guests including Gerald Alston, lead singer of The Manhattans.
Tune in Sunday at 11am ET for #AfricaLive as we discuss the history of terrorism of the African community by the Chicago police. From Jon Burge to Homan Square Blacksite to now!