Gov. Ashe Meets With Cape Verde Broadcasters

BBG Governor Victor Ashe met with a Voice of America stringer and the owner of affiliate “Radio Comercial da Praia” during a recent visit to Cape Verde.

Ashe, pictured at right, affiliate owner Carlos Goncalves, center, and journalist Eugenio Teixeira discussed the media and the challenges faced by Radio Comercial da Praia, which serves a population of 500,000 on the island nation located off the western coast of Africa.

Radio Comercial Da Praia has been a VOA affiliate since 2000.

Ashe made the trip at his own expense.