Celebrated former NTV news anchor cum reporter has finally joined the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) days after announcing her exit from Nation.
Taking online in an update to her LinkedIn bio, the seasoned journalist included her new role at BBC, noting that she began her new role at the BBC in August 2021 and is currently working at the giant broadcaster.
following her successful two years stint at the Nation Media Group, Miss Nkonge termed it a dream come true at the station while serving in the capacity of a reporter.
The award winning journalist began as an intern at the station a role she performed for a year before being promoted to the reporter position.
In streams of posts, the grateful Miss Nkonge could not hide her transition to the current level, attributing it all to the dependable colleagues and friends at work and beyond.
“Working for NTV has honestly been one of my many dreams come true. I came in as a young intern and though leaving a few years later I have grown in leaps and bounds as a journalist.
“I am grateful for the lessons, the impactful stories I managed to do and the people I met in the midst of it all. To my colleagues and editors, thank you for what has been an amazing and momentous chapter in my life. Really excited for the new chapter and new beginning,” she said.
Anita quite often found herself presenting news bulletins and interviewing high profile guests such as Health CS Mutahi Kagwe, besides her reporting job.
Among the notable topics and lines she covered during her tenure as a reporter includes, education, health and lifestyle and also did a documentary on the emergence of the grime music in the United Kingdom.