About Ken


In summary I am a lawyer who became a journalist, here is what else.

WORK EXPERIENCE
2nd February 2013 – Date – NTV Kenya – Nation Media Group

– CNN Kenya Reporter / Contributor
– Co-Host Press Pass (Current Affairs talk show on every Monday)

2011 October – 30th December 2012 – CCTV Africa
Duties and responsibilities

– TV News reporter

2008 – October 2011 – K24 TV (Mediamax Networks LTD)

– TV News Reporter and Business news Anchor

Achievements

CNN 2011 JOURNALIST AWARDS, special judges commendation for exemplary work

2010 SPECIAL NACADA commendation of a news feature, Alcohol abuse in central Kenya

2010 FIRST RUNNER UP, Coast Music Awards (News investigator of the year)

2009 BEST JOURNALIST, KEMEP AWARDS (Reproductive Health and Rights)

2009 NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SPEAKER commendation on news feature, Saving the Mau

-In charge of International News

-TV Program Host

Business Watch (Daily Business show at 1.30pm)
Open Talk (Weekly Talk Show – Sunday at 9.30pm)

-News Anchor (Brand Business Anchor and General news Anchor/Live TV Commentating)

2006 – WARA AND COMPANY ADVOCATES
2005- ELDORET LAW COURT

EDUCATION
2003-2007 MOI UNIVERSITY ELDORET
Bachelor of Laws-LLB 2nd Class (Hons.)

1998-2001 MASENO SCHOOL
K.C.S.E Certificate

1997 ST JOSEPH OMBO PRIMARY SCHOOL
K.C.P.E Certificate

TRAINNING
2013 TV NEWS PRODUCTION AND REPORTING – Missouri University
2012 STAYING SAFE IN THE WAR FRONT – ICRC

2012 NEWS PRODUCTION /REPORTING – AFP

2011 OBJECTIVE REPORTING – Kenya media Council

2010 BROADCAST – Sony Corp. (Vision works) – Sean Walsh

2010 REPORTING ON GENDER – White Ribbon Alliance

– KEMEP

2009 TV NEWS PRODUCTION – Thomson Reuters – Bert Noonan

SKILLS
Accomplished public speaker –
Professional qualification: Part Qualified CPS
Languages:- Fluent in English, Swahili (read, write, speak);
– Currently taking French lessons through a private tutor
– Also speak basic Lou,Gusii and Kikuyu

– Edits on Final cut, Vegas and Pinnacle, Adobe, Sobey, Edius, Fully
Octopus certified