Jennifer Sanna

Listen Jennifer Atieno Sanna, or Atisanna, to use her stage name, is Kenya’s first professional female nyatiti player. The nyatiti, an eight-stringed harp, was traditionally played only by men among the Luo. She learned how to play this instrument under the tutelage of accomplished nyatiti players, later training further at the Kenya National Theatre. She […]

Helen Mtawali – Multi-talented songstress with a teacher’s heart

Listen Remembered for gracing our television screens as the firm but encouraging Tusker Project Fame Academy’s music teacher, Hellen Mtawali is an accomplished singer, composer, choreographer and lecturer at Daystar University, who uses song to evangelise and to help the less fortunate, and has been instrumental in mentoring Kenya’s next generation of musicians. Hellen Mtawali […]

Emmy Kosgei

Listen Emmy Kosgei is a gospel singer, fashion designer and philanthropist. Due to her Christian upbringing, she started singing in church at a young age and later while in high school, collaborated with other artists including Maximum Melodies. Her musical influences include Esther Wahome, Rebecca Malope, Keke and the late Miriam Makeba. Kosgei has released […]

Alison Ngibuini

Listen Alison Ngibuini is the founder of Al Is On Productions Limited, a company involved in producing television programmes and commercials. Some of the notable shows produced by the company include Staying Alive, The Zain Africa Challenge, Siri and Shuga. Ngibuini also created, wrote and produced the TV show Mali – a first of its […]

Judy Kibinge – Bringing magic to local filmmaking

Listen Judy Kibinge is an acclaimed Kenyan filmmakers, and the brain behind hit film productions and documentaries including Project Daddy, Killer Necklace, Something Necessary and Dangerous Affairs (winner of the 2003 Zanzibar Film Festival overall prize). Coming of Age, her 2008 documentary, won ‘Best Short Documentary’ in the Africa Academy Awards in 2009. She founded […]

Dorothy Ghettuba

Listen Dorothy Ghettuba is passionate about television and is the founder and CEO of Spielworks Media, a digital media production company that has produced shows such as Lies that Bind, Saints, Higher Learning and Block D. Spielworks has also produced civic education shows such as Know Your Constitution. Before she registered Spielworks locally in 2009, […]