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September 02, 2014

African Music Mix

On African Music Mix from N’dombolo to Benga to African Hip Hop, you’ll find the best mix of pan-African music by artists from East, West, North, South, and Central Africa, as well as the islands, drawing from VOA’s archive of over 15,000 African songs.


September 02, 2014

African Beat

African Beat showcases the latest and the greatest of contemporary African music and conversation. From Benga to Juju, Hip Life to Bongo Flava, Bubu to Soukous and more, host David Vandy has his finger on the pulse of the hottest African music and related issues today.


September 02, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


September 02, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


September 02, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


September 01, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


September 01, 2014

Daybreak Africa

Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments.


September 01, 2014

Q&A Alonzo / Sharma / Teach A Woman To Fish

The Cycle Of Poverty Is Often Difficult To Break, Especially For Women. Author Ritu Sharma Witnessed The Difficulties First Hand In Travels Through Four Countries Including Ski Lanka. She Shares Her Experience In Her Book Teach A Woman To Fish. Sharma Explains To Daybreak Asia's Frances Alonzo Ways She Sees Women Can Challenge And Break Free From Oppressive Systems That Keep Them Poor.


September 01, 2014

Daybreak Asia

Join VOA's Daybreak Asia team for an informative 30-minute English morning program, filled with unique stories from across Asia and the world. With the English language becoming more widely used in influential circles, Daybreak Asia gives you a new way to learn about issues of interest in your home and across the largest and most populous continent in the world. For news beyond the headlines, listening to Daybreak Asia is not only time well spent, it’s a great way to start your day.


September 01, 2014

Roots & Branches

Join host Katherine Cole for an hour of  the best of rootsy rock, Country, bluegrass, 'newgrass,' and folk music, with some blues and a few singer-songwriters thrown in to complete the mix.


September 01, 2014

Q&A Beattie / Lo / Macau Politics

As Beijing Ruled Out The Popular Election Of Hong Kong's Chief Executive, A Committee Of 400 Pro-Beijing Loyalists Quietly Re-Elected Macau's Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sunday Overwhelmingly With 95% Of Their Votes.He Ran Unopposed. Last Week, In A Run-Up To The Election, Activists Managed To Organize An Unofficial Referendum About Direct Election Of The Chief Executive In 2019. Daybreak Asia's Victor Beattie Spoke With Sonny Lo.


September 01, 2014

Q&A Mellman / Kugelman / Pakistan Protests

Pakistani Security Forces Have Cleared Hundreds Of Anti-Government Protesters From The State Television Studio After They Seized The Building And Briefly Took The Channel Off The Air. The Protesters Are Demanding The Resignation Of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. They Stormed Into Pakistani Television, Which Carried Live Coverage Of The Demonstrators In Its Offices In The Capital, Islamabad. Daybreak Asia's Ira Mellman Spoke With Michael Kugelman.


September 01, 2014

Q&A Beattie / US / Iraq

Iraqi Officials Say Iraqi Troops, Kurdish Fighters And Shi'ite Militiaman Entered The Town Of Sulaiman Bek, South Of Kirkuk, On Monday, Ending Three Months Of Control By Islamic State Militants. Iraqi Forces Entered The Town A Day After They Broke A Two Month Islamic State Siege Of The Nearby Town Of Amirli. VOA's Victor Beattie Reports Two US Lawmakers Have Warned That Islamic State Militants Must Be Confronted Now To Avoid Attacks On Western Targets Later.


September 01, 2014

African Music Mix

On African Music Mix from N’dombolo to Benga to African Hip Hop, you’ll find the best mix of pan-African music by artists from East, West, North, South, and Central Africa, as well as the islands, drawing from VOA’s archive of over 15,000 African songs.


September 01, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


September 01, 2014

Africa News Tonight

Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent reports, interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture. Music and the popular sports segment, Sonny Side of Sports, round out the show.


September 01, 2014

Let's Talk

Let's Talk is an interactive discussion program about lifestyle issues. The show’s host Sunday Shomari examines everything from African cuisine to cellphones, from online dating to arranged marriages, and more. Sunday collects audience questions and comments via social media, and speaks with a variety of guests on the programs who share their experiences and opinions.


September 01, 2014

International Edition

International Edition gives you 30 minutes of in-depth world news reported by VOA’s worldwide corps of correspondents - on the events people are talking about. Updated 10 times a day.


September 01, 2014

Sonny Side of Sports

VOA's Sonny Young brings you the latest sports news and trends as well as questions and comments from sports fans around Africa and the world.


September 01, 2014

South Sudan In Focus

South Sudan in Focus is a 30-minute weekday English-language broadcast/internet program covering rapidly changing developments in the new nation of South Sudan and the region.

Feature Story

Video Experts: Rise of Islamic State Significant Development

Many analysts contend the group - which grew out of al-Qaida in Iraq - has been rebuilding for years More