Somalia hosted its first technology and innovation conference this month, with much talk about the industry's potential. Somalia's security threats and poor governance make attracting investment a huge challenge. But as Mohamed Sheikh Nor reports from Mogadishu, a company has set up the capital city's first co-working space to help foster Somalia's digital economy.
On the this Straight Talk Africa, an in-depth look at who really won in the Cameroon presidential election on October 7th, where incumbent President Paul Biya was declared the winner with 71% of the vote. Guest-host Vincent Makori is joined by Cameroon Minister of Communication Issa Tchiroma Bakary, analyst Eric Chinje, Managing editor of VOA’s French to Africa Bagassi Koura and CEO of The Immigrant Magazine Charles Anchang.