Benard Oketch Ongong’a – “Nyakwar Nyombalo”

EK Radio Presenter

A local from Mfangano Island, Benard is known around the Lake for his outstanding MC-ing at community sporting events both on and off the island. When Benard became an active EK Club Member, he became interested in the radio, hoping that someday he could broadcast football matches over the Radio. Using his skills and experience, Benard, or “Nyakwar Nyombalo,” he is now a Radio Presenter at EK FM running different programs, especially programs promoting the Suba Language, “Ekidiori”, Sporting activities and children programs. He also assists with fixing Radio machines whenever a problem occurs.