Aug 15: Naomi Yané – Emerging African Young Professionals

Aug 1: Dr. Annie Kinwa Muzinga – Gender issues in agriculture in DRC and Across Africa
August 1, 2015
Sept 11: Kiripi Katembo Siku – The Legacy of A Congolese Photographer
September 11, 2015

Aug 15: Naomi Yané – Emerging African Young Professionals

This episode looks into Naomi Yané’s career in journalism and her journey as a young professional and Congolese American in New York City. Naomi Yané is a TV personality on New York 1 TV Station.

Naomi Yané joined NY1 as a traffic reporter in July of 2010. She previously worked as a traffic producer with Metro Networks/Shadow Traffic at WCBS-TV. Prior to that, she interned as a reporter and writer at the United Nations English-language radio unit. Yané is a New York native with roots in The Democratic Republic of the Congo. She speaks four languages and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.