Big news: After 23 years, @nnamdikid will be stepping away from his daily duties as host of The Kojo Nnamdi Show in early April. (1/6)
“Radio stations such as ours and a talk show such as mine can at the very least get people talking who would not normally be talking with one another.”

Read more about Kojo's long career in journalism, the show and what’s next. (2/6)
In the meantime, we'll continue bringing you stories and conversations vital to our region. Kojo and his producers are putting together a slate of on-air shows and live events — “Kojo Connects.”

So stay tuned. (3/6)
The good news: @nnamdikid and @tomsherwood will continue with The Politics Hour every Friday. So you'll still get your weekly dose of local political news. (4/6)
And Kojo will continue to lead live townhall events across the region in a revamped Kojo In Our Community series. (5/6)
What topics do you want us to cover in upcoming shows or in a future townhall event? Send us a DM or email us at

We're here and we're listening. (6/6)

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