NTV Fires two staff members over extortion


By Waiswa Brian

Latest hot news from NTV Uganda indicates that MD Agnes Konde has fired two station staffs for allegedly extorting from clients.

Agnes Konde in a statement announced that Anne Nakawombe and Kevin Kaija have been fired from the station over gross misconduct. Anne had replaced Robin Kisiti as the presenter of Login while Kevin worked on the Seeds of Gold program as producer.

She says these employees were found to be in breach of the NTV Employee Code of Conduct as stipulated in their terms of employment.

“At NTV, we hold ourselves to the highest standards with our values and integrity in the work place to ensure that we are a trusted and credible source of information and entertainment.” MD Konde disclosed..

Sources disclosed that Kevin Kaija Kyomuhendo and Anne Nakawombe were netted extorting money from clients in order to have them appear on the Seeds of Gold and NTV login programs.