Yvonne Ndege is a journalist with Al-Jazeera, English. She previously worked with BBC from 1997 to 2007. Dedicated to her work, she won the silver prize of the United Nations Foundations Prize, awarded by the United Nations Correspondents Association, for her coverage of the humanitarian and development work that the United Nations and its agencies did in the Congo.
According to her biography on the Al-Jazeera website, Yvonne Ndege’s “…..broadcasting career began as a researcher on the BBC’s flagship investigative show Panorama where she worked on specials such as the 1998 bombings of US Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. She then became a senior producer on BBC’s Newsnight with Jeremy Paxman. In 2003, Yvonne moved to on-air reporting where she worked for BBC Breakfast, BBC World and BBC Radio 4. Yvonne joined Al Jazeera English in 2007.”
To learn more about her, or keep up with her, visit her Facebook page.