Straight Talk Africa - Voice of America
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Shaka Ssali hosts this call-in program that examines topics of special interest to Africans.
|1||VideoStraight Talk Africa Wed., April 22, 2015 - April 22, 2015||Host Shaka Ssali brings you in-depth interviews with two West Africa leaders who's nation was most affected by the Ebola epidemic to assess the progress and talk about recovery efforts with U.S President Barack Obama. Pre-Taped Interviews: Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia and Darius Mans, Ph.D. President of Africare.||4/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoStraight Talk Africa Wed., April 15, 2015 - April 15, 2015||Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Shaka Ssali and his guests discuss the ability of African governments to stop terror groups across the continent. VOA Reporters: Gabe Joeslow, VOA East Africa Correspondent and Anne Look, VOA West Africa Correspondent Washington Studio Guests: Raymond Gilpin, Ph.D., Africa Center for Strategic Studies Academic Dean at National Defense University and Omolola Adele-Oso, Co-Founder of Act 4 Accountability||4/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoStraight Talk Africa Wed., April 8, 2015 - April 08, 2015||Host Shaka Ssali and his guests discuss the significance of Muhammadu Buhari’s historic election win and its impact on governance beyond Nigeria’s borders on the African continent. One on One with Newsmaker: Prof. Attahiru Jega, Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission Washington Studio Guests: Amb. Johnnie Carson, former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and Dr. Christopher Fomunyoh, National Democratic Institute||4/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoStraight Talk Africa Wed., April 1, 2015 - April 01, 2015||Host Shaka Ssali and his guests share post-election analysis of Nigeria’s presidential election. VOA Reporters: Peter Clottey, Host, Nightline Africa via remote, Abuja, Nigeria and Chris Stein, VOA Nigeria Correspondent via Phone: Kano, Nigeria Washington Studio Guests: Ejike R. Nwankwo, Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Johnathan Global Campaign Team for 2015; Eki Oyegun-Ighile, Chief Liaison Officer, USA Movement 4 Buhari-Osinbanjo; and John Campbell, former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria||4/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoStraight Talk Africa: Nigeria Decides 2015 Special Sat., March 28, 2015 - March 28, 2015||Shaka Ssali and his guests take part of Special edition of "Straight Talk Africa" as part of VOA's “Nigeria Decides 2015” Election Day coverage. Featuring Peter Clottey, Host of VOA's “Nightline Africa” and Chris Stein, VOA Nigeria Correspondent Guests: Kayode Idowu, Chief Press Secretary to INEC Chairman. Dr. Okenwa Nwosu, Goodluck Johnathan Global Campaign Team for 2015, Sylvester Okere, USA Movement 4 Buhari-Osibanjo and Dr. Iyabo Obasanjo, African Presidential Center Fellow||3/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|