Tag: CNN

Jeff Koinange And Crew Face Uncertain Future At Citizen TV

Like Donald Trump took on CNN and its journalists after his election, Mr Ruto directly took a swipe at some of the Citizen TV journalists who had openly supported his opponent.

CNN President Sets Tall-Order Precedence For Kenyan Media

CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker has announced his resignation from the network, effective immediately. In his resignation note seen by Business Today, Zucker said that his unexpected exit was as a result of a relationship with a colleague whom he did not name. However, it...

Larry Madowo: How Kenya’s Most Successful Journalist Did It

A large number of Kenyans remember his as the cat-video loving host of NTV's The Trend, which was started by James Smart but became the most watched Friday night show on TV with Madowo at the helm.

Steamy E-mails That Got Jeff Koinange Smoked Out Of CNN

In May 2008, CNN's star Africa reporter Jeff Koinange left the network in a huff or rather was smoked out after several allegations spanning from sexual abuse to bribery. According to former confidante Marianne Briner, a Swiss businesswoman, Koinange faced several scandalous affairs at...

BBC Finds a Permanent Replacement For Larry Madowo

BBC, the global broadcaster, has finally found a permanent replacement for Larry Madowo, who left the company to join its rival CNN. Last week, BBC officially appointed Zawadi Mudibo as Business Editor Africa on permanent terms. Mr Mudibo, who was among three Kenyans billed to...

MISLEADING: 64-Year-Old Woman Who Gave Birth To Twins Not From Kisii

The picture above of a senior couple with two new-borns has been circulating online over the past few weeks, with a caption indicating that the woman had given birth to the twins at a Kisii hospital.  “A 64-year-old woman, Patricia Kemunto, gave birth to twins...