Who will replace Jalas? Hot 96 FM rebrands after Jalang’o ditched them

Comedian Jalang’o, after just an year and some months working at Hot 96 FM, has ditched the station and moved on to MediaMax where he’s now working alongside Alex Mwakideu at Milele FM.

“Thanks Fam… I got nothing but love for all of you… Hard decision to make but so here we are! A great 1 year 4 months of us. God bless you guys… the struggle continues on my side. Thank you,” Said Jalas after officially leaving the station.

Jeff Koinange, his former host, is now hosting the morning show all alone till they find a person to replace the self proclaimed best comedian in Kenya.

New name

The show, which used to be called “Jeff and Jalas on Hot 96” has now been re-branded to just “Jeff in the morning”. The station has not announced their next move yet.

News anchor Anne Kiguta to start hosting new radio show, details

Citizen TV news anchor Ann Kiguta and fellow colleague Patrick Igunza are now joining the radio world. The two Royal Media Services employees will know start hosting a show called “HOT DRIVE” on Hot 96 FM starting from next week.


The show will be airing between 3pm-7pm on weekdays. Taking to Instagram, Kiguta shared the post of the show to inform her fans.

“Queen of Politics x Street Disciple. #politics #socialjustice #progress,” shared Anne Kiguta.

Kiguta started of as a radio presenter at Capital FM while Igunza has been also on radio for a while now where he’s been hosting Uradi show on Hot 96.

Jalango and Jeff Koinange head to Royal Media in a posh Range Rover to take over their new job at HOT 96 FM

Finally the rumor has turned out to be true, Jalango and the legendary Jeff Koinange are the newest celebrity duo to be paired as presenters on radio.

Several weeks ago, rumors started that Jalango was quitting his work at Radio Maisha to join Hot 96 FM after he was wooed with an irresistible figure.

Jalango vehemently denied the rumor but as time passed he revealed he was finally leaving the Mombasa road-based media house.

Also read: Jalango’s departure from Radio Maisha leaves his former co-host of four years in a terrible mess

The rumor also had it that Jalango was to team up with Jeff Koinange for a radio show on Hot 96 – and yesterday April 25 the celebrity duo confirmed their show will start on Thursday 27th April 2017.

In a video advertisement, Jalango was seen driving Jeff Koinange in a posh Range Rover as they headed to Royal Media to take over their new job at Hot 96.

Watch the clip below: