Seasoned Journalist James Smart has landed his dream job at NMG, his former employer.
Taking to Twitter to announce his latest move, Mr Smart said he was happy to be back home.
James Smart was hit with a flood of types of podcasting ideas he should give Kenyans and he expressed his gratitude for the suggestions to every comment.
Excited to join @NationMediaGrp to lead efforts in PODCASTING. New territories filled with so much potential and a personal passion of mine for a longtime. 2/
— James Smart (@jamessmat) September 21, 2020
Responding to criticism from Robert Alai about venturing into podcasting, James Smart quickly pointed out that
Thank you ndugu Robert, other NMG’s offerings continue, this does not stop but supplements.
Journalist Wallace Kantai praised Smart
Now at last NMG is making the right moves.
will drive their podcasting efforts and is exactly the right guy. I’m in a longstanding argument with
@LabanCliff about whose was the first NMG podcast. His was in 2017. Mine was in 2015, which I edited myself and whose Soundcloud account I paid for from my own pocket. @jamessmat kuja urevive show.
Well on Ndugu. Adds another feather to your cap of trailblazing.
Are there particular topics you’ll be focussing on ama it’s all for all?
Omore C. Osendo..
Congratulations bro. NMG got a good catch. Wish you the best and I hope they give you space and room to innovate. I subscribe to The Telegraph podcast and would be happy to subscribe to a local one for a credible media house like NMG.