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[PHOTOS] Star journalists feted at end of year ceremony

The event also saw employees get awarded for a job well done.

In Summary

• Wambui Nyutu lawyer and vice chairperson of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission was feted the Star Person of the year award.

• Just like the previous years, this year was no different as Kenyans were involved in choosing the Star Person of the Year.

In an event held at the Westwood Hotel, Wambui Nyutu, a lawyer and vice-chairperson of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, was feted the Star Person of the year award. https://bit.ly/3E5M8LE

Lawyer Wambui Nyutu flanked by Radio Africa Head of content Paul Ilado and MCK CEO David Omwoyo as she receives Person of the Year Award at Westwood hotel, Nairobi on December 15, 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Lawyer Wambui Nyutu flanked by Radio Africa Head of content Paul Ilado and MCK CEO David Omwoyo as she receives Person of the Year Award at Westwood hotel, Nairobi on December 15, 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY

Every year since 2018, the Star has picked a Person of the Year, usually an individual but sometimes multiple people who have greatly impacted the country during the year.

And just like the previous years, this year was no different as Kenyans were involved in choosing the Star Person of the Year.

Lawyer Wambui Nyutu who was voted the Person of the Year Award displays her award at Westwood Hotel, Nairobi on December 15, 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Lawyer Wambui Nyutu who was voted the Person of the Year Award displays her award at Westwood Hotel, Nairobi on December 15, 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY

In an event held at the Westwood Hotel, Wambui Nyutu, a lawyer and vice chairperson of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, was feted the Star Person of the year award.

The Star also shone a light on a select group of women and men who have dedicated their lives to making the lives of others better.

The ceremony was emceed by Radio editor Susan Kimachia and Sports editor Chris Mbaisi.

The event also saw employees who have done an exceptional job throughout the year get awarded with a trophy, a certificate and token for a job well done.

A display of the trophies awarded to employees who have done a remarkable job throughout the year. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
A display of the trophies awarded to employees who have done a remarkable job throughout the year. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
MCK representative Stella Kaaria. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
MCK representative Stella Kaaria. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio Africa Head of Digital Francis Mureithi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio Africa Head of Digital Francis Mureithi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star News Editor Jillo Kadida. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star News Editor Jillo Kadida. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Business writer Martin Mwita. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Business writer Martin Mwita. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Designers Rosa Momanyi and Hillary Bett. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Designers Rosa Momanyi and Hillary Bett. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Interior Principal Administrative Secretary Moffat Kangi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Interior Principal Administrative Secretary Moffat Kangi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Sports editor Chris Mbaisi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Sports editor Chris Mbaisi. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star staff during the ceremony. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star staff during the ceremony. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Chief sub Josephie Mayuya and Training editor Victoria Graham. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Chief sub Josephie Mayuya and Training editor Victoria Graham. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio journalist Valentine Ludiema. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio journalist Valentine Ludiema. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Former Radio Africa Head of Digital Oliver Mathenge. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Former Radio Africa Head of Digital Oliver Mathenge. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Political editoe Felix Olick and Head of Design James Kamau. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Political editoe Felix Olick and Head of Design James Kamau. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Associate editor Joseph Olweny. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Associate editor Joseph Olweny. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Media Council of Kenya CEO David Omwoyo. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Media Council of Kenya CEO David Omwoyo. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio Africa Chief Operating Officer Agnes Kalekye. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Radio Africa Chief Operating Officer Agnes Kalekye. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Digital subeditor Dennis Tarus and Hazel. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Digital subeditor Dennis Tarus and Hazel. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Sasa writers Elizabeth Ngigi and Naliaka. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Sasa writers Elizabeth Ngigi and Naliaka. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Business writer Victor Amadala and photographer Charlene Malwa. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Business writer Victor Amadala and photographer Charlene Malwa. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star Person of the Year award 2021. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The Star Person of the Year award 2021. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY