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Journalist Surrenders Sh400M Hidden In Her House To Avoid Arrest

A Zambian journalist has surrendered $4m (£3m, about Ksh400 million) found in her house last month as part of a corruption amnesty deal, officials...

Kenyan Journalist Who Declined Million-Shilling Bribe Seen As a Rare Breed

Mr Waihiga Mwaura, who covered the Rio Olympics for Royal Media Services (mainly Citizen TV), broke the financial scandal that remains the hallmark of the Rio games in Kenya, and testified in the corruption case in which the then Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario and National Olympics Committee of Kenya (NOCK) head Stephen Soi were sued for misappropriation of public funds.

Debarl Inea Joins KTN From Rival Station

Inea gained fame as the host of the morning show AM Live on NTV which featured regular round-table debates with leaders and other opinion leaders on the issues of the day. He later joined K24 in January 2021.

Sh110 Million Reward For Journalists Who Won Nobel Peace Prize

Ms Ressa and Muratov are known for investigations that have miffed their countries' rulers, and have faced significant threats.

Badi Muhsin Last Moments: Gravesite Visit, Lunch, Sleep – Phew!

Badi Muhsin was among a group of experienced – some retired – anchors recruited in June as KBC rebranded. Muhsin joined the legends category of presenters featuring retired anchors such as Catherine Kasavuli, Fayyaz Qureishi and Pauline Sheghu. Badi has been hosting the Saturday evening Kiswahili edition of legends with Pauline Sheghu.

The Star to Launch Paywall as Radio Africa Shakes Up Staff

The Star is Kenya's third-biggest newspaper by circulation after The Nation and Standard newspapers. Its website is also among Kenya's most visited websites, ranking 39th on Alexa as of October 5th.

Alex Chamwada Signs New Contract With NMG

Mr Alex Chamwada says 'Daring Abroad' has remained relevant over the years purely because of its content, which is entertaining and more informative.

Tusker vs Gor Mahia: StarTimes Set to Air FKF Super Cup

Tusker will be facing Gor Mahia by virtue of Tusker winning the FKF Premier League title last season while Gor Mahia clinched the Shield Cup trophy. The Brewers were crowned champions after topping the 18-team table with 65 points from 32 matches while K’Ogalo won the domestic cup after beating rivals AFC Leopards 4-1 on penalties in the final.

Netflix Picks Kenya to Pilot Free Mobile Plan

The move is part of Netflix's plan to ramp up growth and revenue internationally, with new sign-ups in its home market, the United States, slowing down against the backdrop of aggressive competition from the likes of Disney+ and HBO Max.

At MultiChoice, Local Content Is Taking The Lead

The year 2021 might be steadily coming to an end, but Multichoice says it management isn't slowing down in deliver amazing African entertainment. The...