From the Central Director of Television, Charles Ndongo is now the new general manager of the Cameroon Radio Television, CRTV. The 64 years old long standing Cameroonian journalist has served at the corporation for approximately 35 years and is the fourth general manager in the company’s history. Charles Ndongo has held different positions of responsibility, including Director of Information and most recently Central Director of Television.
Despite his numerous administrative functions, Charles Pythagoras Ndongo (to use his three names) has never shied away from career as a journalist. He has written several editorials and commented the national day and other major events in the country. When he was Director of Information TV, he anchored the television bi monthly “Par ici le Debat.” The editorialist also anchored a Bi monthly program, “Entr’Autre” when he was Central Director of Television.
The 1981 graduate from the Advanced School of Mass Communication now heads a family he knows so well after a three and half decades of experience. He has been described as an astute professional who fought for the profession through his quest for excellence in every journalist work. Charles Ndongo will be assisted by another seasoned journalist, Emmanuel Wongibe who also has a rich professional career having held the positions of Technical Adviser to the General Manager and most recently Director of the CRTV Marketing and Communication Agency, CMCA.
The new management at CRTV is taking up duty at a time when the corporation is undergoing rehabilitation and preparing to launch five new channels.