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Ramah Nyang

06-19-2013 16:51 BJT

Journalist, at CCTV Africa

Ramah Nyang


Since 2006 I have been working across the full spectrum of Broadcast Media in Kenya, as a journalist and presenter on radio and television.

Business news is my key area of expertise. Given the commodities boom in Africa, its' fast-growing and vibrant population, and its' slow shift to better governance and more open and democratic societies, I believe African countries are full of as-yet unexploited opportunities. By the same token however, the continent has several risks.

My job is to tell both sides of Africa's business case, to the widest possible audience, in the most timely, and engaging manner.


TV News Production, Radio News Production, News Presentation, Moderation, News Scripting


Business Anchor & Reporter at CCTV News International

June 2012 - Present (6 months)

Based in Nairobi, I'm part of a team that sources and collates business news from around the continent and

puts it into perspective for our audiences in Africa, and Asia.

TV News Editor/Presenter at Radio Africa Ltd

July 2010 - June 2012 (2 years)

I'm part of a team of 3 Editors, in charge of the creation and execution of News Content on Kiss TV. We have

a team of about 12 people who produce a half hour bulletin, every weekday at 2000h.

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Presenter at Radio One

April 2010 - July 2010 (4 months)

I was briefly in charge of setting up a morning talk show at this station. Later, prior to my departure, I

focused on setting up a talk show for broadcast in the evening.

It currently broadcasts in Kenya, as 97.1 One FM.

Anchor-Producer, KTN Newsnight at KTN

November 2009 - March 2010 (5 months)

After 9 months as the anchor and producer of KTN's Morning Show - Sunrise - I created Kenya's first hybrid news& talk show.

Working with a team of 6, I was in charge of research of content and the moderation of debates on air.

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Anchor-Producer at KTN

January 2009 - December 2009 (1 year)

In this role, I was the producer of the station's Morning Show at KTN. Based on my past experience in radio,

I was also an anchor on the show, working with a team of 4 on-air presenters, and another 10 technical staff

members, behind the scenes.

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Business News Writer and NewsReader, at Radio Africa

August 2006 - January 2009 (2 years 6 months)

Radio Africa is the holding company for the top Urban Radio brands in Kenya; -- Classic 105 and Kiss 100.

As a Business Writer, I was part of a team of 3 which gathers and packages the Financial data, Market Trends, Data and Deals, relevant to my audience.

As the Breakfast News Caster it was my job to edit, package and present the day's latest news to an audience of 18-24 and 25-34, mostly middle class Kenyans across the country.

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Intern at Electricity Regulatory Board

May 2006 - July 2006 (3 months)

This was my first experience with Corporate Communications.

In the course of my time here, I worked with a team that evaluated Media and Public Relations strategies aimed at educating the Kenyan public about electricity conservation, and developing the Power-Sector Regulator's public profile.

I also was part of team that evaluated and refined the Board’s corporate communications policy; -- the first for a regulatory authority in Kenya, as well as Eastern and Southern Africa.

Newsreader at Shine FM, Daystar University

August 2005 - May 2006 (10 months)

This was my first encounter with Broadcast Media.

At this student-run radio station, I started out as a newscaster, then gradually moved on to become the

Presenter and Producer of a Weekly Current Affairs show every Wenesday morning.

Twitter: Ramah @Ramah_Nyang

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