Msimulizi, is a Swahili word which means ‘Storyteller.’
WHAT: MsimuliziOnline is part of the STORYTELLER MEDIA PRODUCTION’S East African-Canadian Media Project. Our ultimate goal is to promote the social, economic and political interests of the Swahili-Speaking community living and working in Canada.
MsimuliziOnline is also active member of National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPMCC)
HOW: We want to work with East African Canadian community stakeholders in Canada to create a multimedia hub delivering news and information in English and Swahili languages fusion. Covering the important issues such as local politics, public health, business, education, gender equality, civil rights and responsibilities.
WHY: We want to empower also encourage our community to participate & contribute and share our culture with the rest of Canadians. As community journalists, we have the experience, insights, and knowledge of where our community live, shop, dine out, spend their leisure time and all the recent trends on their block, street, and local communities.
WHEN: As you can see MsimuliziOnline is a work in progress, so please be patient with us as we embark on this journey. For now, we’ll try to deliver one or two stories a month involving East African news-makers and rewrite also syndicate news & events that interest, affects and challenge to our community.
We invite the community stakeholders and media personalities with the East African background to join us in this exciting media project. If you would like more info, please email us @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Meanwhile, we encourage community members & friends of East Africans to participate by contributing news, information, and blogging. If you see something of interest to the East African-Canadian community, please send it to email@example.com.