The first episode of the Journal Gbayé is online. An offshot of the rapped news journal from Senegal: ‘Journal Rappé’ finally found its way to Abidjan. Gunman Xuman who introduced this format in Senegal had the opportunity to bring it in form of a workshop to Côte d’Ivoire where it found a second home now. Being the presenter of a HipHop radio show in Dakar for years Xuman had the idea to change the role with the news presenter a few years back. Since then after premiering on TV the format has established a huge fanbase online on its Youtube Channel with more than 15.000 followers.
Enjoy the first episode of the new Journal Gbayé from Abidjan. With Côte d’Ivoire’s 1st lady of HipHop Nash
and Smile of the Nouchi rap crew Lekiptip taking you through topics like the recent kidnapping of kids in South Sudan, recyclying of bottles in Abidjan, the crisis in Congo DRC aswell as the success of the ivorian soccer team Les Elephants winning the African Cup of Nations 2015.