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Major Kenya Newspapers List: Daily Nation, Standard Media, The Star, Business Daily, Kenyan Daily Post, Ghafla!, Nairobi Wire, The East African...

  • Daily Nation

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • Standard Media

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • The Star

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • Business Daily

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • Ghafla!


  • Nairobi Wire

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • The East African

    Nairobi, Kenya

  • Kenya Today


  • Kenyan Daily Post


  • Mwakilishi


  • Jambo Newspot


  • Kenya Buzz


Kenya Newspapers in 2023 list

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  • 2. More Kenian News Portals & Local news
  • 3. Newspapers & News portals descriptions
  • 4. Kenian newspapers questions
  • 5. Reference Sites

newspapers questions

Kenian newspapers questions

What is the major newspaper of Kenya?

The Daily Nation is Kenya's leading newspaper, with a daily distribution of around 180,000 newspapers. It is the most influential newspaper in East Africa.

How many daily newspapers are there in Kenya?

Two main newspapers. These are the Daily Nation and The Standard, and two free daily newspapers, X News and The People Daily.
There are also two more specialized daily newspapers: Business Daily and The Star.

Which is the biggest media in Kenya?

Privately owned Citizen TV is the largest station in terms of ratings and revenue. Radio is taking its first steps with over 180 stations licensed in 2021. Radio is perhaps the most popular medium in rural areas, where the majority of Kenyans live.

When was the first newspaper printed in Kenya?

The Standard, an English-language daily newspaper distributed in Nairobi, was established in Mombasa in 1902 as a weekly.

How much does a newspaper cost in Kenya?

About 60Ksh.

How much are news reporters paid in Kenya?

The average for most journalists is around Ksh19,130 to Ksh113,325 per month in 2023.

Who regulates the media in Kenya?

Communications Authority of Kenya is the regulatory authority for the communications sector in the country.

How many newspapers are sold daily in Kenya?

Standard sells around 60,000 copies and The Star around 20,000. A reliable estimate will be 300,000 newspapers sold every day in Kenya.

How many people read newspapers in Kenya?

After a public opinion poll carried out by academic researchers by Afrobarometer, it was found that 10% of adult Kenyans read a newspaper daily, which brings us to 2.4 million people, not counting younger people.


References: references sites

reference link 1. Wikipedia List of newspapers in Kenya by circulation

reference link 2. Wikiwand List of newspapers in Kenya by circulation