The Chamwada Report host Alex Chamwada, receives the best TV journalist for the environment category at the Annual Journalism Excellence Awards 2016 of the Media Council of Kenya during the World Press Freedom Day celebrations on 3rd May 2016. The award was for a special report on the impact of climate change in flood prone areas with focus on the Nyando River Basin and how area residents are coping with the effects.
The report was picked for professional presentation, timeliness and balance among other values. We at CHAMS Media take this opportunity to thank KTN News Channel for partnering with us to broadcast this unmatched show. Special thanks to the KTN technical, presentation and editorial teams as well as The Chamwada Report Crew. We also dedicate the award to our viewers. The show air every Sunday on KTN News Channel at 8.30 p.m. and is repeated every Monday at 12.30 p.
The Chamwada Report Crew at the Annual Journalism Excellence Awards (2016) ceremony: From Left; Humphrey Odhiambo (Chief Cameraman) Alex Chamwada (host), Caroline Irako (Logistics Coordinator), Justus Ndichu (Video Editor) and Joseph Muriuki (Video Editor)