Kenyans in the Diaspora can now watch their local TV stations online with AfricanTV24 the new platform showing Kenya TV to audiences worldwide. Whether you are travelling or you live abroad, AfricanTV24 will bring you live local television broadcasts from Kenya wherever you are
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC)
The KBC was founded in 1928, during British colonialism. Until the 1990s it was the only Kenyan TV station. After Kenya's independence, the station was renamed into "Voice of Kenya" and it became the official mouthpiece of the Kenyan government.
Kenya Television Network (KTN)
KTN is the second main TV station. In 1990 it was the first TV station in Kenya to break the KBC's monopoly. In the first period, KTN's speciality was 'activism journalism'. It developed it's own aggressive and sophisticated news style.
Kenya Television (K24)
K24 TV is a Kenyan Regional TV channel broadcast from Nairobi, Kenya.
Nation TV (NTV)
Nation TV (Channel 42) is owned by the Nation Media Group, Kenya's largest media corporation which also owns the newspaper Daily Nation and the radio station 96.4 Nation FM. The station's Local reach is an average of 100 kilometers from each of the towns of Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Eldoret, Nyeri, Nyanyuki and Meru.
Family TV, together with Family FM radio station, is owned by TBN Family Media. TBN stands for Trinity Broadcasting Network. This is a Christian organisation which, in it's own words, "seeks to provide an alternative form of TV and radio entertainment that is uplifting , informative, positive and life-transforming". It broadcasts current affairs programs, movies, shows and documentaries, with a religious angle.
Sayare (short for 'Sauti Ya Rehema') has has both a TV and a radio channel. It is a Christian broadcasting organisation which airs mostly Christian and gospel programmes, foreign and locally produced, both in English and Swahili. It has 5 transmitter stations in Nairobi, Timboroa, Nyanundu, Mombasa and Eldoret.
Citizen TV is owned by Royal Media, a multimedia house which also owns 8 radio stations, most of them local but together covering the bulk of Kenya. Citizen TV began broadcasting in 1998. It broadcasts both current affairs programs and entertainment.
Of all TV stations in Kenya, only the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation is government-owned. The other TV stations in Kenya are privately owned.
African TV Online African Music
Kenyan Music Videos
African music has grown leaps and bounds in the last 10 years and the quality of the music videos produced continues to impress. The distribution of African music or music by African artists is still slow that is why AfricanMusic24 has now teamed up with AfricanTV24 to create a portal all Africans can go to for all their African live online television and music videos. AfricanMusic24 is not a reseller but an advertiser for African artists to the world at large, Kenyans travelling abroad or living in the Diaspora anywhere in the world can now sit back right here on www.africanTV24.com, knowing that they can watch their local Kenya TV stations and all music-videos produced by Kenyan artists.
African Music Videos:- www.africanmusic24.com