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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 5 - Fit Girls & Jelly Shoes

It's a thickums convention at Podak Purple headquarters with Helen (@FlavaFlavswife, IG: ordinaryfitgirll) and Mame (@mamestastes). We discuss creative outlets, being an intentional asshole and going vegan.Helen loves her 9-5 and definitely ISN'T tweeting her way through her way through her breakup with Idris Elba during working hours. Mame shares her discoveries about the linkage between food and her body in a passionate speech about nkontomire. There are a lot of gems in between the laughing fits so give it a listen.

1hr 3mins

21 Feb 2018

Rank #1

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 12 - Get Closer

In this less scandalous episode, the -ianas pull a Wendy Williams giving their opinions on the hot topics of the week. Everything comes up, from the 60-second skincare rule to getting slapped in strip clubs. Pokuaa taps into her inner African uncle and Helen & Mame tell us about the exciting events they have coming up in June and July. Enjoy!

1hr 11mins

3 Jun 2019

Rank #2

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Podak Purple: S2 Ep. 3 - The Bold And The Exes

It's a two-man affair as Helen and Pokuaa hold down the fort while Mame is MIA. They take on making money stretch in Accra, dating taboos, hymen inspections and not-so-funny online comedians on this very fun episode.

1hr 10mins

13 Nov 2019

Rank #3

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Podak Purple: S2 EP. 10 -Sacking Cucumbers

It's always a good day when we have a fan in the studio. The girls are joined by Abena on this episode and she was not spared. They talk about the Rona and necessary precautions, the Trump phenomenon, and eating your vegetables. They also try to understand why friends snitch to parents and get some quick make-up tips from our guest.Listen and enjoy!

1hr 11mins

17 Mar 2020

Rank #4

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 9 - Collaborate For Cash

A year has gone by already and PP alumni, Sergeant Thickums (Helen) and the Kid(Mame), come back to update us on life a year later. In this episode, we find that we're a little less optimistic about love, but more so about other experiences in life, including Kidi and future creative projects. We also chime in on Caster Semenya, John Dumelo, Jussie Smollett and other discussions currently going on.

1hr 8mins

28 Feb 2019

Rank #5

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What's Your Flavor: Season 1 Ep. 2 - Bring Back Our Childhood

Welcome to the second episode of the What's Your Flava Podcast with Mame's Tastes and OmitheHomie titled "Bring Back Our Childhood". In this episode Mame and Omi talk about how the restaurant scene here needs to up their game when it comes to entertaining their clients, conspiracy theories about the meat that fast food joints use and they take a look back at all the cool ice cream options that Fan Milk had when we were kids and how better Fan Milk can serve us being the biggest ice cream producer in the country.


4 Apr 2019

Rank #6

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The State Of Accra Address

After a million years, the gang gets back together and we talk about the world cup, new spots in Accra, the floods and many more. Stay Tuned and yessss WE'RE BACK...

1hr 7mins

5 Jul 2018

Rank #7

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Podak Purple Sexpisode 2: Stranger Things

We're still talking about sex in this episode and we talk first times, getting over the shame and "watching". We have a wonderful guest in the person of Nana Darkoa a.k.a. Sexiana, founder of Adventures from the Bedroom of African Women and Director of Communications & Media of Association for Women's Rights in Development, who reminds us to embrace our sexy, in spite of our internalized insecurities. Follow Nana Darkoa's work:Twitter- https://twitter.com/nas009 & https://twitter.com/adventurefromAdventures- https://adventuresfrom.comAWID- https://awid.orgMusic: Dumb - Kuvie ft. Ria Boss as Hajia Kitty, Baba Sana, BBgB, Jasmine Mack, Naadu (Prod. by Kuvie)https://soundcloud.com/kuvie/dumb

1hr 15mins

4 Apr 2019

Rank #8

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What’s Your Flavor : Season 2 Ep. 2 - The Cool Scoop Episode

Omi & Mame are back with the 2nd episode of the second season of What’s Your Flavor. In this episode Mame and Omi talk about Omi leaving for India on his holiday, what he's going to do and what he's looking forward to. They were then joined by Dede Buckman, proprietor of Cool Scoop, a made-in-Ghana gelato company. It's relatively new, and Dede guided Mame and Omi on how the company operates, the flavours they have and what they have in store for the future. Get listening to the episode and as always share your feedback with us.


5 Nov 2019

Rank #9

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Podak Purple: S2 EP. 5 - 31st Night

The girls wrap up the year with one final episode.

1hr 12mins

23 Dec 2019

Rank #10

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 4 - Vals Day Massacre

Podak Purple is back, and this time she brought some friends with her to Rush City, Nima. Taylor, Cyril, Donald (of @GoldCoastReport) and Abankwa join us to relive the best and worst of Valentine’s Day in Ghana and define African romance. Turns out Donald is a baby boy with high standards and Abankwa wants to fight capitalism on the beach with a special someone. Taylor doesn’t rate the traditional flowers and chocolate anymore and Cyril officially puts himself on the market…. So… Ladies… *wink wink*.P.S. If you’d like to know where to pick up a Tupac sex doll, keep listening


14 Feb 2018

Rank #11

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 13 - Penis Fingers

It's a Podcast-off! The claws come out as Donald and Comoo of the Gold Coast Report are lured into the ultimate podcast challenge of all time. Four segments of dysfunctional games lead to revelations about cousins and bank balances. This is a wild ride and you'd probably want to stay strapped in throughout.

1hr 24mins

14 Jun 2019

Rank #12

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 16 - Killer B3 Wu Last Show

We wrap up Season 1 of the Podak Purple podcast with our favourite thing: dysfunction. Helen gets a lesson on Ghanaian cinema culture and wine is the special guest on this episode. Remember: get tested.

1hr 1min

13 Aug 2019

Rank #13

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Podak Purple Sexpisode 1: Back Hoe

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1hr 9mins

22 Mar 2019

Rank #14

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Podak Purple: S2 EP.8 - Cover Your Glory

Two-time published author, Okornore, joins the cast in our first Helen-led episode. We talk waxing, Tyler Perry and the creative process. We also get into her new book Aya available on pre-release now: https://www.amazon.com/dp/998889046XEnjoy!

1hr 1min

15 Feb 2020

Rank #15

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Podak Purple: S2 EP. 9 - Attieke Passport

Thank God it's Sidechick Monday!Mame is bald again, Pokuaa has a near-death experience and blue is the colour of tearchaineousness. We talk Valentine's Day dysfunction with online vendors, getting duped and poorly executed online marketing. We also get our Inspector Bediako on and uncover a Tilapia Syndicate in Accra. Enjoy!

1hr 1min

2 Mar 2020

Rank #16

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Podak Purple : S2 Ep. 2 - Kiss My Labi-Yaa

On this week’s episode of Podak Purple, the -ianas are joined by a special guest, friend of the podcast and birthday babe, Nana Yaa. We give little life updates, talk about a few higher-highers & lower-lowers, living luxuriously in Accra (or at least trying), the anti-konkonsa tax and zodiac signs. Plus, Helen has a little surprise for us at the end.Have fun listening & give us feedback on all our socials:https://twitter.com/PodakPurple https://twitter.com/AccraWeDeyRadio


28 Oct 2019

Rank #17

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 8 - Adulthood and Psychedelic Tiles

Podak Purple explores the scam that is adulthood in the Ghanaian context with return guests Nana Adwoa (@nadwoasey) and Anita(@anivick101) of Hacking Adulthood (@HackingAdulthood).


17 Sep 2018

Rank #18

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Podak Purple: S1 Ep. 3 - A Girl Walks into a Bar

A girl walks into a bar; in this episode, we discuss how normal everyday activities can become a nightmare for women, the need for a change in how we view sex workers and power struggles with law enforcement. Josie explains how androgyny does nothing to prevent sexual harassment and Rita tells us when she realized that a little cleavage pushes her below bar food on the social hierarchy of Accra nightlife


17 Oct 2017

Rank #19

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What's Your Flavor: Season 2 Ep. 3 - SRL Buddies

Omi & Mame are back with another episode of What’s Your Flavor. In this episode, Mame & Omi do a little catching up, talking about their days. They were then joined by Dylan & Ernest, the Head Honchos of Serallio & Buddies Sports Bar, respectively. They give us a little insight on what it’s like to run businesses in Accra, what it takes to maintain longevity & have a loyal customer base. Have fun listening & give us feedback on all our socials.


3 Dec 2019

Rank #20