George Maringa is an Anchor / Reporter at Cape Media – TV47 based in Nairobi, Kenya.
Mr. Maringa is a seasoned Broadcast and Multimedia Journalist with 8 years experience having worked in local and international newsrooms.
He began his career at the County Assembly of Kirinyaga in 2015 and later joined the African Virtual University (AVU) in 2016.
In 2017, he joined KTN News (Standard Group PLC) where he served in different capacities rising to the position of Anchor / Reporter.
In his capacity as a dedicated media practitioner, Maringa extensively reports and researches on local, regional and international stories. He has also filed stories from other countries including Finland, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Somaliland and Somalia.
His role as a prime time and daytime Anchor has seen Maringa interview a raft of leaders and decision makers on the issues affecting Kenya and the rest of the world today. He has secured interviews with Cabinet Secretaries, Governors, Ambassadors, Diplomats, power players, politicians, policy makers, and captains of industry among others.
Mr. Maringa is a graduate of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) where he pursued an undergraduate degree in Mass Communication, with a specialization in Broadcast Journalism. He is also an Alumnus / Fellow of Finland’s Foreign Correspondents’ Programme.
Mr. Maringa’s mastery of English and Kiswahili is exceptional as he is bilingual in the newsroom, and is also conversational in French.