Day/Time: Monday to Saturday 7.00 a.m – 7.30 a.m
Y254 news is a program focusing on current happening locally and across the borders. It airs Monday to Saturday from 7 – 7.30 pm. The language used is in both English and Kiswahili. News is presented in a manner many youths can relate with as the primary target audiences of Y254 Channel are youth. Y254 news is themed in accordance to specific days.
Monday – Current Affairs. Featuring human interest stories directly and indirectly affect the lives of people.
Tuesday – Business Stories. Highlighting business patterns in the country and internationally.
Wednesday – Lifestyle, Fashion and Health. Bringing to light the trends in the fashion industry
Thursday – Entertainment news.
Friday – Sports. Updating people with sports news.
Saturday – Chitchat. A segment focusing on gossip news.
Our viewers are directly engaged by filming their opinions on specific topics. We also present the question of the day in graphical form and social media interaction. Y254 news is themed to address and provide solutions to problems at hand.
- Introduction – Anchor introduces and reads the news stories for 10 minutes.
- Anchor introduces the break.
- Interview of the topic of discussion for 20 minutes. Topic of discussion is derived from the theme of the day.
Monday – Current Affairs.
Tuesday – Business.
Wednesday – Lifestyle, Fashion and Health.
Thursday – Entertainment Stories
Friday – Sports
Producer – Amos Ogweri
Assistant Producer – Samuel Ndavula
Editors – Brian Olinga \ Hempstone Okemwa \ Faith Mwangi.
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