Joyce J. Wangui

Wangui, Joyce_PhotoJoyce J. Wangui is a freelance journalist based in Nairobi, Kenya and writes for various online media agencies. She earned a Diploma in Mass Communication in 2002, and started her media career in Rwanda in early 2003 where she worked as a senior political reporter for The New Times, a state-owned English newspaper. Joyce has worked in different countries as a freelance journalist and had the opportunity to conduct exclusive interviews on HIV/AIDS with former Zambian President Dr. Kenneth Kaunda and his Botswana counterpart Festus Mogae.

Joyce is an active member of Highway Africa; an annual gathering of African journalists in South Africa and the Deutsche Welle Global Media forum held in Bonn, Germany.

She is currently pursuing a one-year correspondence degree in International Journalism.