VOA Ukrainian to Launch “Prime Time with Myroslava Gongadze”

WASHINGTON, D.C.—— On Thursday, September 10, 2015, VOA’s Ukrainian Service will launch the weekly interview program Prime Time with Myroslava Gongadze on First National TV – Ukraine’s highly respected public broadcaster.Hosted by veteran anchor Myroslava Gongadze, who also co-hosted Ukraine’s 2014 parliamentary election debates on First National TV, Prime Time will further VOA’s formidable impact in the Ukrainian television market. “This partnership with First National TV demonstrates VOA’s commitment to the development of credible news media in Ukraine,” says VOA Acting Director, Kelu Chao.

VOA hosts Malala at the Newseum

Four people sit on a stage.

Malala, the well-known activist for the empowerment of women and the youngest Nobel Prize winner, was in Washington Sunday to take part in an event hosted by the Voice of America’s Deewa Radio and Television Service in cooperation with the Newseum.