VOA Straight Talk Africa | “Trump/Africa Relations” — Host Dr. Shaka Ssali
U.S. President Donald Trump made his first phone calls to African heads of state, speaking with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President Jacob Zuma. Nigeria and South Africa said the calls were made at the request of the president, who until now has said little about Africa or African issues since assuming office last month.
Join us for our live, one-hour television and radio call-in simulcast of “Straight Talk Africa” when host Shaka Ssali and his guests have an in-depth discussion on the expectations of President Donald Trump’s engagement with Africa.
Question of the Week:
What are your expectations from U.S. President Donald Trump towards Africa?
Ayen Bior, VOA Social Media Reporter
Twitter: @VOA Shaka
Washington Studio Guests:
Vice President for Research and Regional Initiatives & Director of the Africa Center
Associate Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies
Chair, Believe in Africa
Straight Talk Africa is broadcast live every Wednesday from 1830-1930 UTC/GMT simultaneously on radio, television and the Internet. US Eastern Time is 1:30pm
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