Grace Kuria Joins BBC

  • Media personality Grace Kuria pictured at the KTN studios.
    Media personality Grace Kuria pictured at the KTN studios.
  • Days after media personality Grace Kuria announced  her departure from Chinese broadcasting giant, China Global Television Network (CGTN) Africa, she has found a new home.

    Taking to her social media pages on Thursday, September 23, Kuria announced that she had joined the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

    She, however, did not disclose what her role at the station would be.

    Media personality Grace Kuria
    Media personality Grace Kuria

    "Not by power, not by might, but by the Spirit of the living God, anything is possible, bigger than we used to be, we have moved, I say we have moved," she wrote.

    Sources at the media house told that Kuria would be a producer for a Women Program called She Word.

    The media personality was at CGTN for only seven months before announcing her departure on Monday, September 20.

    Kuria disclosed that her short tenure at the broadcaster had equipped her for the next phase of her career.

    "Some personal news! Today, I leave CGTN Africa a better person than I was months ago, with greater insight on digital media," she stated.

    "Forever grateful for the opportunity. Excited about the next phase of my career. God takes all the glory."

    Kuria begun her career at K24 TV as a reporter before joining the Standard Media Group-owned KTN where she worked as a news anchor for two years.

    BBC studios in Nairobi
    BBC studios in Nairobi