NTV reality show to help Kenyan start-ups attract funding — Nation co Kenya |To start reality show ‘ Lion’s Den’

The programme will be sponsored by Kenya Commercial Bank’s youth fund.  NMG general manager TV, Linus Kaikai (left) with KCB director, marketing and communications Angela Mwirigi on April 26, 2016 during the signing of a co-operation between KCB, Quite Bright Films Kenya (QBF), Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and Nation Media Group to launch an entrepreneurship…

Nation Media TV Channel First in East Africa to Reach 1 Million Twitter Followers| Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development is a major stakeholder in Nation Media Group

NTV becomes first East African brand to attract 1 million followers on Twitter — By SAMUEL KARANJA on Nation co Kenya Leading television broadcaster NTV has become the first brand in East Africa to attract one million followers on social media networking site Twitter. The station is among TV channels in the Nation Media Group…

East Africa: Business heads call for seamless policy — Daily Nation Kenya

NMG Group CEO, Linus Gitahi. Business leaders in East Africa have called on governments regional to streamline their policies to the bloc’s trade protocols as a way of improving trade environment. PHOTO   Business leaders in East Africa have called on governments regional to streamline their policies to the bloc’s trade protocols as a way…

“Nation Media Group flourishes in Kenya” — KBIA Org news/ video on His Highness Aga Khan founded largest independent media house in East and Central Africa

  Credit Ben Curtis / Associated Press Television cameras prepare to film a press conference, with electoral results screens seen behind, at the National Tallying Center in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, March 7, 2013. Freedom of the press is rising steadily in Kenya. The constitution now specifically prohibits the state from interfering with the editorial independence…

East Africa’s news business: Paper kingdom – Economist com

The Nation Group is thriving in east Africa, where “old media” still reign “snip” The lag in digital-media consumption has helped keep profits fat at the eight newspapers, five radio stations and three television stations that Nation Group runs in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. The company was started in 1959 with the financial backing…

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…

Nairobi: ‘Nation’ founders would be shocked by its growth

The Nation Centre on Nairobi’s Kimathi Street. Photo/WILLIAM OERI By Nation Reporter Posted Monday, March 15 2010 at 21:00 In Summary From humble origins, NMG has spread to East Africa A historical account of Nation Media Group’s first 50 years will be released this week at a landmark Pan-Africa Media Conference in Nairobi. The meeting was organised to mark the…