Akisa Wandera Biography, Boyfriend, Age, Parents, Kids and Net Worth
Akisa Wandera is a celebrated Kenyan journalist working for one of the beneficial media houses in Kenya, Standard Media Group on KTN. The stylish journalist is well known for her unique and pleasing voice. Her beaming smile is always a mood changer every time she appears on our screens.
Her flow of words while anchoring the 9 pm news show, Front Row with Akisa always leaves fans wanting more of her. Before she was hired by KTN she worked with a Korean-owned station, GBS before moving to Ebru TV where she firmly established her name in the media industry.
Apart from being an accomplished news anchor, she is a role model to many young girls who are thirsting to join the media industry. In addition, she is also one of the few news anchors who have managed to stay away from controversies.
Akisa Wandera Age and Place of Birth
Wandera was born in Kenya on 13th July 1992 she will be turning 30 years this year in July.
Akisa Wandera Family
She is the daughter of Lyndah Amran. The gorgeous news anchor hails from a family of six children, five sisters, and one brother.
Akisa Wandera Husband
Wandera is one of the most secretive media personalities and she has not revealed any information concerning her love life
Akisa Wandera Education
She attended the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (KIMC), where she was also a school news anchor and also did voice over’s for people’s projects. She graduated from the institution in 2013 and later joined the United States International Univesity soon after she landed a job at KTN.
Akisa Wandera Net Worth
As a news anchor, she earns a lucrative salary of about Ksh 300k without allowances.
Her broadcasting journey began at GBS, a TV station owned by a Korean media house but operates in Kenya. In 2014, she landed another job at a local TV station, Ebru TV serving as a news anchor and a host of Tabletalk.
She worked with the station for two years before finding her way to Kenya’s most-watched TV station, Kenya Television Network (KTN). Akisa was hired to serve as a primetime news anchor in 2016 after the station announced a vacancy.
Ben Kitili did the honor of welcoming her and offered her the opportunity to show the audience what she got. went ahead and amazed her audience with her melodious voice on her first day at work. She was well welcomed and she could not hide her joy as she took to her social media account to show how elated she was with the feedback she received from her fans.
Currently, she is the host of Front Row With Akisa, a primetime show covering the 9 pm news. Since she began her broadcasting career she has developed her skills day by day and at the moment she is one of the best news anchors in the country. Some of her colleagues include Ken Mijungu
Battle With Covid-19
After the world pandemic hit the country in March 2020, Akisa was among the media personality who contracted Covid-19. Since she has been very vocal in telling people to wear masks.