Tag: Radio Citizen


Radio 47: Kenya’s Newest Radio Station Rocking The Airwaves

Radio 47, the newest kid on the block, is literally shaking Kenya’s airwaves. The management, led by Mount Kenya University (MKU) chairman and founder, Prof Simon Gicharu, is putting final touches to launch plans, set for this month. 

New Radio Station Set To Hit The Airwaves

After a lull in the broadcast market, a new radio station is set to be launched with an eye on the national audience. BusinessToday...

Jeff Koinange And Group Smiling All The Way To The Bank

The Royal Media Services pay cut was effected in March 2020 when workers were subjected to a compulsory pay cut of between 20% and 30% to survive the Covid-19 pandèmic period, which was characterised by lockdowns that affected media revenues.

A Shorter Moonlighting Leash For Popular Citizen TV Anchors and Radio Presenters

In a surprise move that’s likely to hit celebrity incomes, RMS management on 12th May released a communication that requires staff to get approval before taking up such private assignments as moderating conferences and seminars, master of ceremony, and featuring in adverts and other promotions. While acknowledging the individual brands within its radio and TV platforms, the management argues that the use and deployments of specific talents, whether in personal or corporate activities, greatly affects and influences the overall brand of the company and thus needs regulation.

Royal Media Shakes Up Radio Team With New Appointments

Royal Media Services runs 13 of radio stations majority of them vernacular. Its radio stable includes Radio Citizen, which is top radio station in Kenya and Hot96. The vernacular stations targeting different ethnic groups are Inooro, Ramogi (Dholuo), Egesa (Gusii), Mulembe (Luhya), Musyi (Kamba), Chamgei (Kalenjin), Muuga (Meru), Sulwe (Bukusu), Wimwaro (Embu), Bahari (Coast), and Vuuka (Maragoli).

Radio Citizen Mourns Loss of Robin Njogu to Covid-19

The celebrated journalist passed away at the Aga Khan Hospital, succumbing to Covid-19. He was well respected and loved in media circles, known for his ability to break the biggest news first.

Radio: How Comedians, Influencers Kicked Journalists Off the Airwaves

Radio entertains and educates Kenyans across the country every day. For many listeners who religiously keep up with their favorite shows and segments such as Radio Jambo's Patanisho, the love for radio is a way of life.

Top Radio Stations in Tight Battle for Nairobi Listeners

Radio Citizen and Radio Maisha are the most popular stations nationally, followed by Radio Jambo, while Classic 105 leads in Nairobi.

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