Top 10 Dominant Podcasts In Kenya

Over the years, the digital landscape has been advancing with podcasts catching the waves, especially in Kenya.

This advancement has seen streaming platforms such as Spotify run initiatives with the goal of supporting podcasters and further amplifying their stories.

WoK looks at top Kenyan podcasts that you can listen to.

Iko Nini

Iko Nini is a podcast running on YouTube hosted by rapper Mwafreeka, DJ Zaq, Ian and media personality Rapcha The Sayantist.

Their episodes which are published randomly features the three discussing various topics, especially those trending on social media.

They also host guests and celebrities whom they interview and discuss various topics.

The Messy Inbetween (TMI)

The Messy Inbetween is hosted by media personality Murugi Munyi, alias Yummy Mummy and brand influencer Lydia KM.

The duo discuss topics about love, work, money, relationship and friendships among many others. Their episodes fly every Wednesday.

The Mics Are Open

The Mics Are Open is a comedy podcast hosted by Homeboyz Radio presenters G-Money and Andy Young alongside Neville and Ashley.

The four hosts share their opinions on different topics on the episodes that go live every Friday. The podcast is produced by The Good Co.

Surviving Nairobi

Surviving Nairobi is a popular podcast hosted by Hafare and DJ Ivy.

The hosts discuss how to navigate through life in Nairobi among other topics such as mental health, relationships, business and music.

They also invite guests to their podcast.

The Joyride

The Joyride, hosted by gospel singer Ben Cyco and his fiancé, Wanjiru Njiru is one of the most popular podcasts in Kenya.

The duo say the podcast is a platform seeking to educate and entertain by sharing on life and its journey.

In the podcast, Ben and Njiru talk about their relationship journey and other aspects of life that they have experienced.

Legally Clueless

Legally Clueless is hosted by former Kiss FM radio presenter Adelle Onyango.

In the podcast, the media personality talks about random things that happened in her life. She also invites guests who also share their stories.

Episodes are shared weekly.

The Sandwich

The Sandwich is a comic podcast hosted by four creatives namely Joan, Kibz, Nyamita and Owen.

The topics discussed in the weekly podcast are inspired by the hosts’ life experiences. They also feature guests.

It is delivered in a mix of English, Swahili and Sheng’.


This podcast highlights the need for conversations led by men on issues such as toxic masculinity, fatherhood, feminism, dating and self care. is hosted by content creators Eli Mwenda and Oscar Koome.

Nipe Story

Nipe Story which loosely translates to ‘tell me a story, is a biweekly podcast hosted by Kevin Mwachiro.

The podcast mainly tells Africa-based stories and uplifts the queer community.

Straight From Turkana

The podcast is hosted by two young men from Turkana, Allen Sevai and Agrey Malik Elimlim.

The hosts are using their platform to demystify the stereotypes about Turkana, while at the same time having fun discussing topics such as relationships and money.

They also invite guests to discuss various topics.