Kamahl Santamaria

Kamahl Santamaria is a news presenter at Al Jazeera English and a journalist with 20 years experience across New Zealand, Australia, the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. @KamahlAJE

Dec 21, 2020

Has the world grown tired of the Kiwi success story? NZ in 2020, from afar

Al Jazeera news anchor Kamahl Santamaria on how the world viewed New Zealand throughout another tumultuous year. 

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Dec 14, 2019

12 months of upheaval, pain and pride: on watching New Zealand from afar

It is hard to remember a year in which New Zealand was so repeatedly in global headlines, writes Kamahl Santamaria, a Kiwi journalist based in Doha.

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Oct 19, 2019

What made – and still makes – Three different

With the future of Mediaworks’ TV business hanging in the balance, Al Jazeera news presenter Kamahl Santamaria reflects on what the imperilled channel meant – and still means – to him.

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