The spacious and modern studio was launched yesterday at NBS’ new home in Naguru. It is to provide bold,accurate and authoritative coverage of the upcoming 2021 general elections.
This shows how ready the media house is ready to bring the news to the viewers as it happens at the comfort of their living rooms.
Next Media CEO Kin Kariisa speaking at the launch said the news room is designed to be a ‘media house’ on its own to enable the group perform at unmatched level during elections. He further said the department will offer various political packages for all political parties and candidates. This comes with the Electoral Commission’s declaration that 2021 general elections be scientific.
The Next Media’s Chief of Strategy Joe Kigozi revealed there is an extensive plan to exhaustively cover the whole nation as political stories unfold up to the time of elections.
Joyce Bagala the head of news at Next Media said they had recently broadcasted in more than 35 places and promised to do better.