Nyasha Kadandara


Nyasha Kadandara is a Zimbabwean-born journalist and documentary filmmaker based in Nairobi. She focuses on a broad spectrum of subjects including breaking news, criminal justice, education, migration, health, and conflict in East and Southern Africa. She directed the award-winning documentary "Through the Fire" and her short doc "Queens & Knights" won first prize at the 2016 NBC Sports film contest. She holds a master's degree in journalism and documentary filmmaking from the Columbia Journalism School. Her work has been featured on Al Jazeera English, PBS, BBC, Deutsche Welle and ZDF. Most recently, Nyasha has produced an extensive multimedia piece on transactional sex relationships in Kenya entitled "Sex and the Sugar Daddy" for BBC's new investigative unit Africa Eye.