Voice of America today marked the first anniversary of Boko Haram’s abduction of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls who are still missing and thought to be captives of the terrorist group in the forests of northern Nigeria.
Voice of America Director David Ensor today announced his resignation after nearly four years leading the nation’s international state broadcaster.
Voice of America has named Clara Dominguez as Managing Editor of the VOA News Center, the main source of news-gathering and production for a weekly audience of more than 172 million people in nearly 50 languages.
Voice of America will provide unprecedented coverage of Nigeria’s presidential election, being held Saturday.
Voice of America gave millions of Afghans a front row view of their new leaders visiting Washington.
Nigerian military sources told VOA that soldiers from South Africa and other countries are in Nigeria fighting Boko Haram.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan says fighters from Boko Haram, the extremist group that controls large areas of northeastern Nigeria, have traveled to the Middle East for training with Islamic State militants.
Voice of America launched a new FM transmitter in Dakar, Senegal, bringing VOA’s French-language programming to that city and its suburbs.
Voice of America (VOA) has released the first English-language episode of a documentary series on the Soviet dissidents and human rights activists who played a crucial role in ending the Cold War.
With Boko Haram militants waging increasingly audacious attacks and political tensions skyrocketing ahead of the March 28 elections, Nigeria could see a repeat of the devastating 2011 election riots ..."
A new agreement between Voice of America and a South Africa-based company, Tuluntulu, paves the way for Africans to watch VOA English-language television on their mobile devices regardless of the network that they use.
Ilir Ikonomi, team leader of VOA’s Albanian Service, has received the “Lifetime Achievement Award” from the Union of Albanian Journalists, Albania’s most important journalistic organization.
A riveting multimedia report tells how the diamond trade fueled a cycle of poverty and violence in the Central African Republic.
It has been a record-breaking time for the digital platform of VOA’s Hausa Service, which broadcasts to Nigeria and other Hausa-speaking areas of West Africa.
At a celebration at VOA headquarters in Washington honoring the launch, on December 12, 1949, of VOA's first broadcast in Ukrainian that nation's ambassador announced that a journalist in the Ukrainian Service will receive a prestigious honor from Kyiv.
Voice of America’s Tibetan Service today broadcast an exclusive 80-minute interview with the Dalai Lama, the spiritual and historical leader of Tibet.
At the invitation of the Norwegian Nobel Institute, a VOA journalist performed at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony today in Oslo.
The BBC World Service and Voice of America (VOA) have entered into a ground-breaking partnership to pool resources and content about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, so as many people as possible receive factual information about the disease.
Voice of America is expanding its coverage in West Africa, with a focus on news and information related to Ebola.
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