Kenyans shined at the 2011 CNN MultiChoice African Journalist of the Year Awards with Daily Nation's Kamau Mutunga winning the Sport Award at the event held on Saturday Night. Fatuma Noor (The Star) emerged as the overall winner in the event held in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday night June 25.

- UTV Broadcasting CEO MK Anand has launched its Movies International business in African markets including; Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, Zambia and Malawi, according to India's Business Standard newspaper. United Television (UTV), India's global media and entertainment company, has launched its movie channel in East Africa setting the pace for its strategic entry into Africa. UTV Movies is a Hindi movie channel produced by UTV Motion Pictures, the largest motion picture studio in India.