The media industry has seemingly finally hit a hiatus in line with the country's tough economic times with the latest most affected being Mediamax Network Limited.
List of journalists sent home by Mediamax
Senior journalists sent home
Here is a list obtained by Pulselive.co.ke, of seniors editors and prominent journalists who have been sacked by the Kijabe street based media house.
Fred Njiri - Managing Editor K24
Tony Timase - Head of Business k24
Torome Tirike - Head of sports
Franklin Wambugu - Managing Editor, Swahili
Frankilin Macharia - Senior Reporter
Anders Ihaji - political reporter
Ali Mtenzi- deputy Managing Editor
Mwanaisha Chidzuga - Swahili anchor
Juma Bhalo - Swahili Anchor
Reports had started swirling indicating that Mediamax will be sacking about 160 people in another mass layoff.
Mediamax issued a redundancy notice on 30th September 2019 and the notice was to end this week on Wednesday.
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