Government takes action against JEFF KOINANGE and Citizen TV for discussing S3X with ATWOLI on live TV.

Friday, August 17, 2018 - Jeff Koinage’s controversial interview with flamboyant COTU Secretary General, Francis Atwoli, on Wednesday night, has landed him and Citizen TV in trouble with the Media Council of Kenya (MCK).

The award winning journalist has been accused of being unethical and unprofessional with some of the questions he posed to Mr. Atwoli.

Consequently, MCK CEO, David Omwoyo has written to Jeff’s employers, Royal Media Services, over the matter.

The notice from MCK reads:

“(Koinange) breached clause 13 of the Code of conduct for the practise of journalism on protection of privacy. The article states that inquiries into an individual’s private life is not acceptable and things concerning a person’s home, family, religion, sexuality, personal life and individual’s private affairs shall not be allowed,”

“The host was persistent in discussing explicit adult related content on TV outside the watershed hour contravening clause 10 on obscenity, taste and tone in reporting of the code of conduct for the practice of journalism in Kenya,”

While interviewing Atwoli, Jeff, who is not new to such controversy, asked Atwoli who recently married a youthful TV presenter embarrassing ‘bedroom matters’

Prior to joining Citizen, his show at KTN was cancelled after he seemed to entertain crude remarks made by…

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  1. Jeff, Jeff, Jeff.....Grow up. you attack your guests to a point that you now have very few who come to your show. I can count of my fingers those who do. Matters of the bedroom of someone else especially a man with another wife and children....Shame on you, you might as well retire old man and look into your own bedroom.

  2. neither the viewers nor Atwoli has complained. What the fuss about. Anonymous 6:21 is too personnal on his comments. I loved the show...atleast atwoli had an opportunity of clarifying the rumour.

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