New dawn as ‘Nation’ commissions new Press — Nation Co Kenya

His Highness The Aga Khan has arrived at the printing plant, Mombasa Road. With him is NMG board chairman Wilfred Kiboro. PHOTO | JOHN NGIRACHU In Summary The new press will give NMG a unique advertising edge with increased capabilities in terms of possible advertisement formats. The previous press, which capably served the company for…

‘Media’s Role Critical in Tackling Pakistan’s Undernutrition Crisis’ — Relief Web article on media professionals conference in which Dr. Zulfiqar Bhutta of Aga Khan University and Mr. Adnan Rehmat held discussion on the important issue

STORY HIGHLIGHTS With almost half of its children chronically malnourished, Pakistan is trailing behind the rest of the world. Data shows wide regional differences and huge costs to families and development. Known interventions could save thousands of lives but political ownership has so far been lacking. The media has a critical role to play in…

Nation Media Group which was founded by His Highness the Aga Khan is to expand into Rwanda and South Sudan – listen to the audio interview of Managing Director of the Newspaper division at RFI France

   RFI Radio France   Saturday 25 February 2012 New challenges for Nation Media Group expansion ***** By Clare Sharkey The Nation Media Group was founded by his Highness the Aga Khan in 1959 and has become the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa. It includes papers such as The Nation in…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Foundation Ceremony for the AKU Graduate School of Media and Communications (Nairobi, Kenya) – AKDN Press Centre, 27 July 2011

Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Rt. Honorable Raila Amolo Odinga, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kenya Minister for East African Community and Acting Minister for Higher Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Professor Helen Jepkermoi Sambili Honorable Ministers Your Excellencies, Members of the Corps Diplomatique Chairman and Members of the Board of Trustees of the Aga Khan University Distinguished Guests…

Muslims and Christians together in a new Egypt – by Yasser Khalil at CGNews

Cairo – The recent protests in Egypt that led to the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, and their political ramifications, have been covered extensively in the media. But stories of Christian-Muslim solidarity have not been broadcast as widely, and they deserve to be. During the protests, Christians stood in a circle around Muslims during their…