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Larry Madowo Lands Lucrative Job With CNN As Nairobi-Based Correspondent

May 13, 2021 at 11:48
Larry Madowo Lands Lucrative Job With CNN As Nairobi-Based Correspondent

Kenyan journalist Larry Madowo is winning big! The celebrated media personality was previously hired by BBC as a North American correspondent. This time, Cable News Network (CNN) have poached him as a Nairobi-based correspondent.

Having worked previously for several Tv stations including NTV, Madowo has had a vast experience in the media industry. Being hired by CNN is a dream come true for him.


“I have long admired CNN International’s award-winning coverage, and I’m honoured to be joining such a talented team. I look forward to sharing the full spectrum of life in one of the most dynamic parts of the world with CNN’s global audiences”

The announcement was made by CNN’s vice president of News Gathering and Managing Editor for Europe, Middle East and Africa, Deborah Rayner, in a press release today.

The vice president praised Larry for his impeccable prowess in diversifying his journalistic skills.

“Larry is an experienced journalist whose expertise across politics, business, entertainment and hard news stories will play into our diverse coverage of East Africa and beyond”

Madowo started out his career at the tender age of 20; where he worked for local TV stations and moved to host popular shows like ‘The Trend’.

Larry is currently setting the pace for Kenyan journalists with his great achievements. All the best to him!


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