10 Kenyan Media Personalities You Need To Follow On Twitter
[UPDATED] See Bottom of the page.
Twitter is a great tool for breaking news. We have our media personalities who are active twitter users and they offer informative, timely, inspiring and fun content. Why wouldn’t you want to follow them when you have a chance to engage in a discussion? Here’s my list of 10.
* Note: The list is in no Chronological order (Other than alternating male, female..)
Enjoy the poll at the end of the post. (Closing Date: 01.08.2011 at 4:00pm)
Oliver Mathenge is a political and current affairs journalist & writer with the Daily Nation. Very social on and outside twitter. A great event organizer as we can all recall Barstool Poetry at Giggles, opposite Nation Centre.
News anchor with Kenya Television Network (KTN). Interactive on twitter.
Larry Madowo is a business anchor and reporter with NTV Kenya. A tech enthusiast. Creative at tweeting with a bit of irony and sarcasm when discussing matters on a light note. Be assured for engaging tweets as well as the latest in business.
Woman African Journalist. Winner of 2009 KTN’s Presenter Show.
Emmy-Award winning Journalist with an MBS (Moran of The Burning Spear) from the President of Kenya. Author, Husband, Father.. NOTHING can put it better than that! And as always, ALL KENYAN, ALL THE TIME!!
News Presenter and Senior Editor at Capital FM (Lifestyle). Very unique voice on-air, bringing us the latest at the top of the hour. Excellent opinions when engaging in a discussion with other awesome Capital FM Radio shows hosts.
Journalist extraordinaire, without a doubt. Humorous! Excellent sport updates too from Football to Basketball and F1.
Reporter, Winner of the CNN African Journalist of the Year Award for 2009 in Durban South Africa. Yet to put into electronic, that ‘blog’ from between his ears.
Smart at thought, both on TV and Radio. Be assured of some good tweets.
Who else would you add to this list? Let us know by comment below, or tweet suggestions to @eGichomo
Update | Here are other Kenyan Media Personalities on twitter that you need to follow as suggested by readers:
Ramah Nyang : Follow @Ramah_Nyang
Mark Masai: Follow @MarkMasai
Kalekye Mumo: Follow @KalekyeMumo
Rob Jillo: Follow @robjillo
Michael Mumo: Follow @m_mumo
Muganda Clay: Follow @mqhlay
Charles Onyango-Obbo: Follow @Cobbo3
Cynthia Nyamai: Follow @CynthiaNyamai
Thiong’o Nick : Follow @thiongonick
Joseph Bonyo: Follow @JBonyo