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  • Swahili’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Program & Pin
  • Esther Githui-Ewart, a Swahili Service broadcaster, delivers welcoming speech.
  • Mwamoyo Hamza, Swahili Service Chief, greets the audience at the service’s 50th Anniversary celebration.
  • Gwen Dillard, Director of the Africa Division, delivers congratulatory remarks.
  • David Ensor, VOA Director, honors VOA Swahili service’s distinguished history.
  • David Ensor, VOA Director (R), shakes hands with Aleck Che Mponda, retired pioneer VOA Swahili broadcaster (L), joined by Gwen Dillard, Director of the Africa Division (Center).
  • Alan Heil (L) former Deputy Director of the Voice of America with Mwamoyo Hamza (R), Chief of Swahili Service.
  • Aleck Che Mponda, retired pioneer Swahili broadcaster (L) with Gwen Dillard, Director of the Africa Division (R)
  • Swahili Service employees serve food during Swahili Service 50th Anniversary Celebration.
  • Swahili Service 50th Anniversary Celebration Cake

VOA's Swahili Service Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Published 05.11.2012