BBC announced on October 03, 2017 Anne Soy as Senior Africa Correspondent.

Anne was one of BBC’s first bilingual correspondents regularly appearing on Language Service and English output on major breaking stories, following a high profile and award-winning time as reporter at KTN news in Nairobi.

These appointments come at a pivotal time for the BBC in Africa. We are expanding our reporting and production teams across Africa, funded by the World 2020 investment in new language services read BBC’s statement.

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