…By Peter Aowa.. Kenyan celebrated football commentator Geoffrey Mwamburi has hinted his journey in sports journalism. Mwamburi, otherwise known as ‘Beki wa kupanda na kushuka‘, ‘Overlapping midfielder’ on Tuesday 28, in an exclusive discussion with ‘Journalists beyond borders’ – a WhatsApp group comprising of young journalists across the East Africa described his journey as tough. …” Kusema ukweli ni Safari ndefu, nilianza kutangaza KCB Radio Taifa nikiwa darasa la Saba wakati huo nikiripotia kwa simu idhaa hiyo nikiwa shule ya msingi kupitia watangazaji wakati huo kama vile Cheye David, Jack Oyoo Silvester na wengineyo.” ” Speaking the truth, it was … Continue reading ‘Nilianza utangazaji nikiwa darasa la saba’ Geoffrey Mwamburi reveals his journey in the media
By Peter Mac Aowa. Veteran radio presenter Fred Obachi Machoka otherwise known as Uncle Fred has challenged the Kenyan media. Obachi who is one of the longest serving journalists in Kenya is wondering where the media is heading to. Machoka who works both in Citizen radio and TV on Saturday 26 January 2020, on his show dubbed RogaRoga blammed the media for political tension in the country. “We cannot sit back and look. It will take this country to a great mess.” Machoka said. Fred argues that over the past two years, the media in Kenya has been following after … Continue reading Obachi Machoka’s challenge to Kenyan medlia.
Contraversial lawyer Dr. Miguna Miguna will be hosted on K24’s punchline with Anne Kiguta on Sunday January 26, 2020. The show scheduled for 9 p.m GMT comes days after the deported lawyer was blocked by the government to fly to Kenya.. Miguna had left Canada for his father- in law Mzee Omolo Awange’s funeral in Migori on January 5th 2020 before the government issued red alerts and threatened to withdraw landing rights to all airlines that would flew him to Nairobi. Something that led to him missing his in father’s – in -law on Wednesday 22, 2020. He first boarded … Continue reading Miguna Miguna on the Punchline; K24.
By Peter Mac’ Aowa Mombasa county governor Ali Hassan Joho has assured the public that the county is ready for the mega event scheduled for Saturday 25 at Tononoka grounds. Mombasa governor addressing journalists: PHOTO COURTESY// This comes barely two weeks after the same rally was held at the famous Bhukungu stadium in Kakamega county. An event that was attended by Cotu sectary general Francis Atwoli, ODM leader Raila Odinga, devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa, governors from within and outside the region, ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi, and Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetangula both of whom had earlier made their … Continue reading “We are ready for the BBI consultative forum this Saturday” Hassan Joho.
By Peter Mac’ Aowa. I know for a fact that majority of Raila’s supporters or for this case, the Odinga family diehard supporters will haunt me for this but please wait a minute. Don’t mistake my thoughts to being antiRaila or proMiguna. I’m neither and perhaps this could be the last thing I can heed to before my last breath. In the recent time we have witnessed the so called ‘Kenyan government ‘ brake directives from it’s equally important wing – The judiciary; on Miguna Miguna’s entry to the country. I will stand with Miguna Miguna owing to the dictates … Continue reading The fall and rise of revolutionist Miguna Miguna
By Peter Mac’ Aowa. If someone would have told the 59 – year old David Towett of what life he would lead after his prestigious life encounter, he would have resolved to give his best. Mr. David Kipn’getich Towett : Photo courtesy// David Kipn’getich Towett is a son of former education minister; the late Dr. Towett – a long time friend to former president Mwai Kibaki and Daniel Moi was among the first eight members of legislative council ( Legco) and was a delegate in the Lancaster House constitution conference in London, United Kingdom that ushered in Kenya’s indipendence before … Continue reading Former minister’s son who dines in poverty despite sharing the same school with president.
By Peter Mac’ Aowa. Hundreds of patients at Busia district hospital have raised alarm following lack of enough food provided by the hospital. Reports indicates that lack of enough food has forced the patients to buy food from outside the hospital premises; something that they said was extremely expensive since the hotel operators have taken advantage of their situation. On Monday 12 January for example, the patients were forced to miss lunch as a result of lack of enough food. The county government through the deputy governor Hon. Moses Mulomi has blammed the national government linking the mess at the … Continue reading Patients bitter after missing lunch at Busia District Hospital.