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    Drivetime Tuesday 24 September 2013



    Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

    Kenyan military comb the West gate Nairobi shopping mall

    Katrina Manson East Africa Correspondent for The Financial Times

    Who are the Somali Islamist al-Shabab movement?

    Daveed Gartenstein-Ross is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and an adjunct assistant professor in Georgetown University's security studies program.

    Radio column from Olivia O'Leary

    Governments like silence but Democracy is noisy, says Olivia O'Leary in her column this week

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    Mairia Cahill - Exclusive Interview

    Labour's nominee for the Seanad, Mairia Cahill broke her silence on Thursday and spoke to Drivetime's Philip Boucher Hayes about her links with the dissident group, Republican Network for Unity.

    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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