KTN journalist Timothy Otieno has been nominated for the 2020 Thompson Foundation Young Journalist Award .
This nomination comes after he did a coverage on streets kids during the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.
“So happy and honoured to have my journalism work recognized by the UK Foreign Press Association! I’m extremely humbled to be shortlisted for this years’ Thompson Foundation Young Journalist Award,” tweet Timothy Otieno.
Three finalists will be announced in October and the overall winner will be decided by external judges; British Investigative Journalist, Seyi Rhodes, contributing editor of the Financial Times, John Lloyd, and former editor of the BBC Today programme, Sarah Sands.
The winner will be announced in November.