Joel Khamadi Takes Over NBS Live At 9, Samson Kasumba Drives Home Lamenting | VIDEO

June 6, 2022
L-R: Samson Kasumba, Joel Khamadi, Kin Karisa

L-R: Samson Kasumba, Joel Khamadi, Kin Karisa

Former NTV journalist, Joel Khamadi has replaced Samson Kasumba as NBS ‘Live at 9’ news reader.

Kasumba left Urban TV and joined NBS TV in 2016.

Earlier in the day, Next Media Services CEO, Kin Karisa shared a photo while in a conversation with Samson Kasumba and Joel Khamadi and Twitted “Transition can be troublesome and yet inevitable”.

When time for Live at 9 clocked, instead of Kasumba being on set, he was filmed driving home lamenting with bible verses.

And a season for every activity under the heavens, But i like verse 3 going in to 4, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to weep and a time to laugh, There is a time for Samson Kasumba but this is the time for Joel Khamadi, Thats life.

Joel Khamadi lamented as he drove home.

After leaving NTV in 2021, Joel Khamadi held talks with NBS TV. Today he has started working with NBS TV as news reader.

Joel Khamadi at NTV
Joel Khamadi at NTV

Over the years, NBS TV CEO, Kin Karisa has been raiding NTV in bid to topple them as number one in the country.