Asha Mwilu Biography
Asha Mwilu (Asha Ahmed Mwilu) is a kenyan media personality. She is a features and documentaries editor at KTN news. She was named as the best journalist in Africa in 2016.
Asha Mwilu Education Background
2015 – 2016: Chevening Scholarships, Master’s Degree, Documentary Practices
2015 – 2016: Graduate student at University for the Creative Arts, Master’s Degree, Documentary Practices, Distinction
2007 – 2010: Undergraduate student at United States International University, Bachelor’s Degree, Broadcast Journalism, Hons
October 2016 – Present: Features and Documentaries Editor, KTN News
August 2015 – Present: Documentary Filmmaker and Independent Journalist, Self Employed Surrey, United Kingdom
December 2011 – June 2015: Senior Reporter, Kenya Television Network
June 2010 – December 2011: Head of News, One FM Kenya
May 2013: Reporter of the year, Media Council of Kenya, Awarded for the documentary “Armies of the Underworld”
June 2010: Nominated: Best East African Film,
Zanzibar International Film Festival, Nominated for the film; “Stuck in Traffic”
August 2015: Chevening Scholar 2015-2016, Chevening Secretariat, Awarded the prestigious Chevening Scholarship.
October 2016: CNN African Journalist of the Year, CNN International and Multichoice Africa.