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Lolani Kalu opens music studio with fans' donations

In Summary
  • His plight was highlighted on Twitter and Jalang’o invited him for an interview where he asked his fans to support the veteran journalist.
  • Has urged fans to subscribe to his YouTube channel, 'Lolani Media', so he can start earning from the site.
Lolani Kalu with a friend in his studio
Lolani Kalu with a friend in his studio
Image: Courtesy

Former NTV journalist Lolani Kalu has thanked his fans for helping him when he needed help last year.

His plight was highlighted on Twitter and Jalang’o invited him for an interview where he asked his fans to support the veteran journalist.

"Tunapoendelea mafans wako wengi wanasema jamani Kalu Jamni tupatie hata number ya M-pesa tukutumie kitu M-Pesa. Wanakupenda hawa?" posed Jalang’o.

This got the former NTV reporter emotional and he shed tears in the middle of the interview.

Lolani is back on his feet and has opened a music recording studio.

Speaking to Word Is, Lolani thanked all those who supported him. 

"As of now, I have a recording studio, a camera to do my recordings and to also go live with," he said.

Lolani said he has recorded some songs. 

"I have written a music theory book in Swahili titled Mawe Saba and I would like to request the Ministry of Education to have it in schools for music lessons.

"I have also recorded songs in the studio and I would kindly ask them to help me in shooting the video

"I also have another song speaking about the importance of being united as a country. I also ask them to subscribe to my YouTube channel, Lolani Media, so I can start earning from the site."