Kamau Austin, is co-publisher of the Southeast Queens Scoop, and Black News Scoop are determined to cover the positive cultural and economic events in the Jamaica, and the Southeast Queens, NYC area. The dad and daughter team were tired seeing all the constant sensational and negative news coverage of the area portrayed by the mainstream media.
The Austins embarked on posting over 1700 important community events, inspiring business profiles, and important news stories free of charge - as a labour of love. The Southeast Queens Scoop (SeQS) also showcases progressive stories of proactive persons and organizations impacting uplifting change globally.
NZinga and Kamau have developed the scoop into a news blog receiving up to 127,000 visits a month. The aim of the Southeast Queens Scoop, is to showcase empowering community cultural events, area business development and local news to garner resident support to enrich and inspire economic growth in the area.