Kenyan’s clever journalist and television hook Victoria Rubadiri has won the 2020 BBC World News Komla, Dumor Grant.
Rubadiri is a mediator with Resident television in Kenya, where she has the station’s initial night shows. She’s a multifaceted journalist in East Africa and has chatted with a bit of the fundamental names in legislative issues and current issues. The honour was made to regard Komla Dumor, a mediator for BBC World News, who kicked the basin out of the blue developed 41 out of 2014.
Rubadiri is the sixth victor of the honour, following in the steps of Solomon Serwanjja, Waihiga Mwaura, Amina Yuguda, Didi Akinyelure and Nancy Kacungira. She is the ensuing Kenyan to win the honour. Rubadiri will begin her three-month course of action at the BBC by setting off to an instructional class with the BBC Institute before joining BBC Newsgroups – across television, radio and on the web – which will allow her to get capacities and experience across BBC News stages.
“Komla was a decent essayist whose style, anyway authoritative, was furthermore kind, thoughtful and hoisting. His ability to give the real factors completely, yet still be delicate to his group, was something I regarded and mastery I hope to duplicate,” said Rubadiri.
The BBC’s Komla Dumor had an engaging presenting style.”I am invigorated at the chance of learning new aptitudes at the BBC to have the alternative to connect with swarms locally, regionally and around the world, paying little heed to on which stage the story is being told,” she included. She captivated chose with her master explanation and excitement for uncovering to African stories on both traditional media stages and electronic media.
“We’re satisfied to have Victoria on board to convey her encounters and vitality to the BBC,” said Jamie Angus, Overseer of BBC World Assistance Gathering. “Komla had the incomprehensible ability to give stories from the overall landmass resonation and pass on it with shared characteristic and perception. We’re envisioning seeing Victoria exemplify that by restoring her perspectives,” he included.