Tag: BBC Africa


Blow to KTN as Another Anchor Exits

Following the recent exit of Linda Oguttu who left KTN after her appointment as CEO of the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Caretaker Committee Secretariat, Wandera's move leaves KTN's broadcast news desk seemingly short-handed.

BBC Presenter’s Peculiar Truck House Attracts Adventurous Tourists [PHOTOS]

Available to rent on AirBnB, the house has caught the attention of several Kenyans looking for their next get-away spot. From its exterior, one wouldn't know what to expect of a house literally loaded onto the back of a truck.

Former KTN Anchor Takes Larry Madowo’s BBC Africa Job

During the one-year transition period, Mudibo, Peter Wakaba and Clare Muthengi led the Business team on rotation.

Fixing Ailing Kenyan Media Industry No Rocket Science

For the longest time, media firms in Kenya have concentrated efforts on what has come to be known as linear or efficiency innovations.

Larry Madowo Quits Big BBC Africa Job to Stay in the US

Madowo resigned his Africa Business Editor position to take up a new role as United States (US) correspondent for the broadcaster.

BBC Africa Presenter Tests Positive For COVID-19

The former KTN presenter broke the news on social media revealing that he had largely been asymptomatic except for the last week

The New Larry Madowo Got Swag, With a ‘Cool’ Accent

Besides enhanced grooming, thanks to his international assignment as BBC as Africa Business Editor, he is certainly acquiring a new accent.

Larry Madowo’s BBC Job Shared Among Three Kenyan Editors

It has taken over three months for BBC to find Madowo’s replacement from over 10 candidates, who included a few external applicants.

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