Ms President

Description 

DO YOU WANT TO BE KENYA'S FIRST FEMALE PRESIDENT?

APPLY TO TAKE PART IN A REALITY TV SHOW COMPETITION CALLED 'MS PRESIDENT'.

Ms President is an entertaining, educating and thought provoking reality TV series that will air on a popular TV station in Kenya. The series will be a platform used to portray to a national audience the capacity and ability of women to lead effectively. Through a series of tasks and challenges, contestants (all female) will display their leadership capacity and ability. The series will showcase intelligent and articulate women who can make good “presidential candidates,” with the aim of increasing the chances of women in Kenya taking up leadership positions. Successful applicants will be provided with leadership training and mentorship as part of a peace building initiative that also seeks to demonstrate that women can play a key role in preventing the spread of violent extremism. In the end through viewer’s votes and a jury decision, one contestant shall emerge as the "Ms President".

In addition to the TV show, there shall be a series of community engagements focusing on the role of women in cultivating cohesion, harmony and countering violent extremism. 

WHO QUALIFIES TO APPLY

Women of all religions, ethnic backgrounds, married, single, employed, business women, activists, farmers e.t.c aged between 20 and 70 with a minimum secondary school qualification have until July 27 to apply to be featured in the reality show which will culminate in the crowning of Kenya’s ‘Ms President.’ They however have to show and prove their leadership skills for them to be considered.

HOW DO YOU APPLY?

You can learn more by downloading the application form, a detailed summary of Ms President and a poster explaining the benefits of participating in the show from this page (Top right). Filled application forms are to be sent to mspresidentkenya@gmail.com

The entire action is supported by the Delegation of the European Union to Kenya.

You can make enquiries via simon@mediafocusonafrica.org or 0711403555 

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 28 JULY 2018

News 

"Ms President" to Unveil Kenya's 1st 'Female President'

Media Focus on Africa has opened the application process for a leadership TV reality show “‘Ms. President’” a series which will inspire women and girls to become key players in leadership in all spheres of life.