Renowned radio personality Beatrice Dama Kahindi on Monday welcomed a new face at Radio kaya in style.
Beatrice well known for her breakfast show ‘Voroni enehu’ (Good morning all) alongside her comedian ‘Kalambua’ gave the new face a warm welcome at Radio kaya on Monday.
Taarab top host
Mama Madikodiko takes over Radio kaya taarab show ‘Mirindimo ya kimwambao’ an afternoon entertainment show that resonates with the Coastal audience.
“Madikodiko is known for her witty presentation in taarab music and am happy to work with her at Radio kaya,” noted Beatrice, who has become the household at the Coast broadcasting sector.
[Radio Kaya Breakfast show host Beatrice Dama Kahindi (L) with Mama Madiko diko. Photo/courtesy.]
Dama was last year crowned as the Coast Peace ambassador recognition handed to her by Mau Mau Chairperson Gitu wa Kahengeri.
She is also Radio kaya Queen of hando (Mijikenda cultural attire (skirt) for women)
She said Radio kaya has been the home of talents and the new face adds on the efforts of making the independent Mijikenda station remain at the top of the game.
Taarab music dose
‘The taarab lovers need to sit back and relax, engage with Mama Madikodiko and enjoy tuning in to their favorite station,” added the top radio presenter who also anchors the stations Mijikenda news bulletin.
[Radio Kaya Breakfast show host Beatrice Dama Kahindi (L) with Taarab show host Mama Madiko diko (Aisha Abushir). Photo/Courtesy.]
Aisha Abushir, famously known as ‘Mama Madikodiko’ while on orientation at Radio kaya studios expressed her happiness and gratitude after joining Radio kaya.
She was also welcomed by Sports presenter Rasi Mangale and Kaya flavaz, a mid- morning show host Robert Matano aka ‘Roby Dallaz’ whom she once trained at Pilipili FM which was later relaunched to a Mijikenda station Msenangu FM.
[Radio Kaya Taarab show Mirindimo ya Kimwambao host Mama Madiko diko (R) with Sports Presenter Rasi Mangale. Photo/Courtesy.]
Others who welcomed ‘Mama Madiko diko’ at Radio kaya are the Assistant head of News Mimuh Mohammed who has also been driving the taarab show.