Citizen TV’S political editor Francis Gachuri gave a heartfelt farewell to his colleagues as he introduced his exit from the Royal Media Providers(RMS)-owned station.
The celebrated journalist is leaving RMS after 16 years, throughout which period he served in numerous capacities, together with as a newsreader on RMS’s vernacular subsidiary, Inooro TV.
Gachuri additionally hosted Inooro TV’s number-one political speak present Kiririmbi between 8 pm and 9 pm.
The journo mentioned his goodbyes on Wednesday morning throughout a weekly Editorial group assembly. He mentioned he might be leaving RMS finish of this week to take up a job because the Head of Communications within the Ministry of Inside.
“On September 1, 2007, I joined RMS as a political reporter. 5,660 days later, I announce my exit to take up one other nationwide task. I’m grateful and humbled by the various experiences, classes, and alternatives I’ve had within the business,” he mentioned as quoted by Citizen TV.
Gachuri mentioned he now has two households having joined Citizen TV as a younger bachelor.
“I’ve known as this place residence, after I got here right here, I used to be a younger man, who didn’t also have a household then. All my main milestones have occurred whereas I used to be right here. Now I’ve two households, my spouse and children and in addition to the RMS household that features my colleagues, our viewers, listeners and readers.”
He additionally squeezed in a joke, assuring his colleagues that: “I’m not going to a different media home.”
“I thank God for every part. I’ve the uncommon privilege of working with the easiest within the business. My colleagues are one of the best. Workforce excellence. The invaluable steerage of my bosses will at all times be really appreciated,” Gachuri added.
In his new function, the Senior Political Reporter might be accountable for creating, delivering, and evaluating communication actions that result in the efficient positioning and promotion of belief throughout the Inside Ministry.
Francis Gachuri will even handle all inside and exterior communications channels throughout the Ministry of Inside and Nationwide Coordination.