Kenya News Agency (KNA) was established on December 5th 1963, a week to Kenya’s Independence. It specializes in news gathering and dissemination countrywide and beyond with emphasis on development news. This has given the agency a central role in promoting national development and unity, crucial to the realization of Vision 2030.
KNA provides the most widespread network in the East African region with manned offices almost in every district
KNA provides the most widespread network in the East African region with manned offices almost in every district. These are administered through the 47 County Information Offices.
News items and video clips from the field are channeled directly to the KNA National Desk for editing and onward transmission to subscribers. Increased modernization has enabled KNA efficient news transmission. The National Desk passes over a hundred news and feature items to subscribers daily.