Media Personalities Media Personalities who resigned in 2017 [Photos]

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Looking for greener pastures

2017 as a year was full of surprises and challenges in equal measure for Kenya’s media personalities. Here is a brief look at those who resigned and moved to other media platforms


Janet Mbugua Ndichu is a celebrated Media personality who made a bold move of leaving citizen Tv at a time when most people were all over trying to get to be news anchors. She resigned to go and work on her passion projects and spend time with her family.

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Felix Oduor famously known as Jalang’o is a humorous man you cannot ignore. From being a class 8 drop out to being a media personality, moving crowds in morning breakfast shows. He first worked in Kiss 100 alongside Caroline Mutoko. He left Kiss 100 for Radio Maisha which he co hosted with Alex Mwakideu and now joined Hot 96 where he is working with Jeff Koinange. The radio duo are perfect when it comes to bringing positive energy in the morning.

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Nick Odhiambo left everyone surprised after he left Classic 105 for Radio Maisha. Everyone thought he doesn’t speak Swahili because he had a deep American accent. He made a daring move that left everyone talking.

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Larry Asego left Classic 105 after 10 years of working as a radio presenter. Larry Asego was rated  third best after Classic 105’s Maina Kageni and Mwalimu King’ang’i. He later secured a job in the French Embassy, he eloquently speaks French.

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Amina Abdi Rabar who happens to be the new host of the trend left K24’s Alfajiri program when she got the NTV deal. She is now the official host replacing Larry Madowo who decided to leave The Trend so as to focus on other roles.

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Multi-talented radio presenter Terry Muikamba resigned from Royal Media’s Hot 96 to join Radio Africa’s Classic 105. She is now cohosting alongside Mike Mondo, the man with a husky voice.

Doreen Gatwiri, a media personality commanding a huge number of following left Ebru because of what she termed as work conditions.

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Kamene Goro, a gorgeous media personality also left Ebru Tv with claims that it had become difficult to work in Ebru television.

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