MD: Capital Group Limited / Curator: Koroga Festival
Somoina Kimojino, Managing Director Capital Group Limited, a highly acclaimed senior media and broadcast executive. Somoina Kimojino is the Managing Director for the leading media company in Kenya, the Capital Group. Somoina is the Former Programmes Director at the number 1 radio network in Kenya, 98.4 CAPITAL FM and Senior Director of one of the biggest music, media, entertainment broadcasters and networks in East Africa, Capital Group LTD East Africa. Somoina Kimojino, for the last 14yrs has been at the realm of Radio in Kenya as Programmes Director for Capital FM. She has successfully managed a number of talents and kept the brand innovative and alive as one of the leading stations in the region. A music enthusiast with a keen eye for talent, has built a great team of noteworthy shows and presenters.
She has created noteworthy programs such as The Capital One which is the only talent search for media talent in Kenya. Having pioneered and brought back the concert culture back to Kenya which have seen the likes of Joe, Johnny Gill, Erykah Badu, Papa Wemba, Freshly Ground, Baaba Maal just to name a few through Tusker Lite Experience, The Lounge Unplugged and now the curator of one of Kenya’s largest Festivals The Koroga Festival. She also launched a talent management at the end of last year to focus on nurturing upcoming talent, Somz Talent Management. She also has a seat on the Executive Board of League of Kings and Queens Africa which plays an instrumental role to influence countries and governments to set better environments, participate in shaping music entertainment law and policies in countries across the continent, organizations, structures, rights and policies for musicians music and entertainment, open up opportunities for African artists, producers, musicians globally and global talent back into Africa.