Veteran journalist Frank Walusimbi officially retired from NTV Uganda after 15 good years, 6 months and 27 days of anchoring news on Thursday.It’s remembered that from December 25th, 2006 which was definitely a Christmas Day, a new branded program of news bulletin “NTV Akawungeezi.” Was aired on NTV.
(Frank Walusimbi) in company of the backroom staff salvaged the TV screens to exhibit the Luganda language as he aired the first evening luganda bulletin. Interestinng!!!!!!, Ugandans could a bandon whatever they werer doing by 7pm to concentrate on ‘NTV Akawungeezi’ as Frank Walusimbi and partner in crime, Faridah Nakazibwe told the country the big newsworthy stories that had transpired at a given day.
Having read his last bulletin, it was an emotional moment as Frank Walusimbi in company of fellow NTV stuff waved goodbye to the station and its fans on Thursday
Frank said,”This is the last bulletin I am anchoring. U never know I might be back. Who knows in future, God willing, whether I will make a return? 15 good years, 6 months and 27 days, what a journey! Thank you for standing with me.”
According to the news we have received today,Frank is likely to join buganda tv station BBS telefayina.
As campassTv media,We wish you alll the best Frank walusimbi