Canary Mugume

Canary Mugume has been an investigative Journalist with NBS television since 2016, where he is also currently doubles as the station’s chief political reporter. Canary has also profoundly covered top political issues in regional politics including the Rwandan, Kenyan and Ugandan elections. He hosts a popular political radio show on Nxt Radio called The Big Talk and is also a podcaster of two podcasts, one on the covid-19 pandemic – The CoronaCast and The Election Podcast.

Canary believes in telling stories that hold power accountable and is passionate about digital media and the role of new media journalism in redefining perceptions about Africa.

He holds a Bachelors Degree in Information Technology from International University of East Africa, a certificate in TV Production and Training from U.S. Agency for Global Media, a certificate in New Trends in Journalism from Institute for the advancement of journalism and a certificate in Digital Media Training from the U.S Agency for Global Media.

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