Published October 03, 2013
Smart talk about issues and ideas that matter.
Everybody’s talking on HashtagVOA.
From hard issues to hot topics, HashtagVOA explores what people are talking about on social media. And it’s a program in which you, the viewer, can join the worldwide conversation through Facebook and Twitter. Host Cal Perry engages top experts to provide answers to your questions. The program airs each Tuesday at 1730 UTC on www.voanews.com and continues daily @HashtagVOA on Twitter and www.facebook.com/hashtagvoa.
This Week's Program:
President Barack Obama is set to make his fourth trip as the nation's leader to Africa, where he will visit his father's homeland of Kenya, attend a global entrepreneurship summit in Nairobi, and meet with regional leaders at the African Union in Ethiopia. On this week’s HashtagVOA, Cal Perry talks with Kenyan media and entrepreneurs about the importance of the visit.
Kamakei Sangiriaki: YALI Fellow, Williamsburg, VA
Joy Doreen Biira: Anchor, Kenya Television Network, Nairobi
Salim Amin: Host - The Scoop, A24 Media, Nairobi