Nigeria’s Big Election Gets Big VOA Coverage

Washington, DC – Voice of America will provide unprecedented coverage of Nigeria’s presidential election, being held Saturday. It’s an election that has already been postponed once, taking place under the shadow of terrorism. With reporters fanned out throughout Africa’s most populous country — including the dangerous states in Nigeria’s northeast — and in neighboring countries, VOA is well positioned to cover one of the continent’s most important events of the year on radio, television and mobile.

Relations with US Are Back on Track, Afghan Leaders Tell VOA

Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah each gave interviews to VOA emphasizing their desire to strengthen ties between the two countries that became badly frayed in the final months of former President Hamid Karzai’s term.