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Cyril Ibe

Fellows Fall 1999

Cyril Ibe is the host and executive producer of "Afriscope" a weekly radio program on Africa broadcast on three Chicago public radio stations and contributes essays and commentaries to WBEZ-FM. Born in Nigeria, the naturalized U.S. citizen was the cofounder and editor-in-chief of African Newbreed magazine from 1990 to 1995. Previously he was a staff writer for the Pioneer Press newspapers in Chicago and held internships at the Cincinnati Enquirer and the Pittsburgh Press. He has a bachelor's degree in communications from Central State University in Wilberforce,Ohio and a master's in Journalism degree from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio.


  • The Journalist’s View on Angola

    December 6, 1999 -- Worldview is an international news analysis program that airs weekdays from noon to 1 p.m. on WBEZ, 91.5 FM. Worldview features in-depth conversations with policy makers, activists, journalists and diplomats. The...

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