Most of the suicide bombers in Somalia’s capital target the Maka Al-Mukarrama road which links the presidential palace to the busy K4 Junction, home to many businesses and offices. It’s here where the jihadists can cause greatest casualties and damage in order to display their power to the public, the government and the international community. But as Mohamed Sheikh Nor reports, the business owners insist on rebuilding and hoping the situation will turn around.
In the episode of Straight Talk Africa host Shaka Ssali talks to Saulos Chilima Vice President of Malawi, who is also a presidential candidate representing the opposition group, the United Transformation Movement, and is challenging incumbent President, Arthur Peter Mutharika. Shaka is joined by political analyst Alex Chanthunya to talk about the Malawian elections in May.