My Profile

Elijah Mwangi has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication & Public Relations and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Communication and Media Studies at Kenyatta University.

His Journalism career dates back to 2012 when he joined Citizen TV Kenya as a trainee and later joined WTV Kenya as a producer/presenter in 2014. In 2017, he joined Chams Media Ltd. where he honed his media skills as a media practitioner for 3 years before venturing into media consultancy. While at Chams Media, Elijah was mainly engaged in producing and co-hosting “The Chamwada Report” TV Show which aired on KTN News Channel. He was also part of the production team for “Daring Abroad” TV Series; a weekly TV program featuring Kenyans abroad.

Elijah is currently the team lead at Anchor Bay Productions; a company based in Nairobi, Kenya offering media consultancy services to both local and international organizations. His overall responsibility is to guarantee high quality multimedia production through clarifying client’s expectations, sharing knowledge and delivering an exceptional
product on time every time.

As a Media Consultant

As a media consultant Elijah has worked with a number of local and international organizations in;
  • Developing media plans and directing public relations campaigns
  • Advising, coordinating and distributing media contentfor a variety of venues and audiences that may include, but are not limited to, broadcast, online, and other delivery modalities.
  • Organizing and managing press conferences as well as mobilizing media coverage during events.
  • Content development: Managing the entire production process of documentaries, feature stories, infomercials, video diaries etc.
  • Media Relations: This includes media buying, monitoring activations in the mainstream media.
Some of the organizations that Elijah has worked with as a media consultant include but not limited to;
  • TMG ResearchgGmbH, Berlin, Germany,
  • German Development Cooperation (GIZ)
  • African Guarantee Fund (AGF)
  • Water Services Providers Association (WASPA)
  • Kenya Water and Sanitation Civil Society Network (KEWASNET)
  • Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)
  • Credit Bank PLC
  • Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI)

As a Freelance Journalist

As a freelance journalist, Elijah has filed a number of development-oriented stories in more than 15 countries. Check out his video profile dubbed “There is a Story on Every Street”

As a Corporate Emcee

Here are some of the events that Elijah has hosted/moderated
  • Moderator, Women Entrepreneurship & Innovation Summit,2018
  • Host/Lead MC – Child Trafficking Conference, 2018
  • Host/Moderator, East Africa Education Conference 2017
  • Host/Lead MC, Kenya Insurance Agents Awards, November 2016
  • Moderator, Africa Food Security Conference, October 2016
  • Moderator, Africa Insurance & Reinsurance Conference, June 2016