Ismaila Alfa

Ismaila Alfa is the host of Toronto’s top-rated morning radio program, METRO MORNING. A CBC Radio broadcaster and journalist since 2008, Alfa's curiosity and warm personality makes Metro Morning the show to wake up to every day. 

Born in Nigeria to a Nigerian father and Canadian mother. Alfa was raised in Nigeria and Winnipeg, Manitoba, where he studied civil engineering at the University of Manitoba. In June 2013, Alfa took the helm as the host of Up to Speed, the afternoon news and current affairs program in Winnipeg. He took the show to #1 in the Winnipeg afternoon radio market.

Ismaila has always wanted to live in Toronto. He’s excited to explore the food and music scene as well as the many ravines and green spaces. Follow Ismaila's adventures as he explores the city on Instagram @cbcIsmaila and Twitter @cbcIsmaila.

Ismaila Alfa

Role

Host

Ismaila Alfa

Role

Host