Victor Amadala

Victor Amadala

Nairobi, Kenya


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Victor Amadala

Victor Amadala is an award winning business, agriculture and environment journalist with over 500 features in leading local and global publications

As a development journalist, I identify problems and search for solutions - that is the only way a story can make sense....the 'so what journalism or change stories

I have written and edited for www.farmbizafrica.com, Business Daily, Daily Nation, Abakwa Times in Cameroon, CFO.net in South Africa, Intansjonal Reporter in Norway, Hivisasa News, Bizable, Kenya Kidz and now managing www.Dhahabu.co
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Had a brief stint at the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation, the only television experience

SKILLS

 
English Swahili

Skills:


http://www.businessdailyafrica.com/Where-have-all-the-doctors-gone--/539444-2405864-view-printVersion-65f61o/index.html

This feature scrutinizes Kenya's health sector t and give a comprehensive capacity status. Published by Nation Media Group's Business Daily


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There are millions of myths and taboos that both literate and illiterate patents especially in third world keep, hurting their children. This story fact checks on 'plastic teeth' that force patents in East Africa crudely extract their children's teeth. I filed it for KenyaKidz, an African Laughter Media publication. I scoped AFF Africa Fact Check Award in 2014


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The GM debate has left many people more confused due to poor information available. The story digs into pro and cons of GM crops to the environment


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The GM debate has left many people more confused due to poor information available. The story digs into pro and cons of GM crops to the environment


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An award winning journalist with over 500 published business and human interest in dozens of both local and international print media. I have been a special correspondent for the Business Daily, specifically writing features for the market place segment published every Monday. My features have been also published by the Standard Media, CFO Africa, and InternasJonal Reporter in Oslo, Norway. Until recently, I have been the Editor-In-Chief for Farmbiz Africa www.farmbizafrica.com an award winning agribusiness site with huge readership across the continent. The site has at least 14,000 followers both on twitter and Facebook and get at least 800,000 page views per month. During my tenure, the site received seven international awards including a CNN Multichoice in 2014. Personally, I have won and nominated in several continental and international media awards. In 2014 for instance, I clinched the prestigious AFP Africa Fact Checking Award, FAO Awards,


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