Things aren’t as good as they might seem at Royal Media Services (RMS) after Citizen TV Special projects Editor Asha Mwilu called it quits.
In an announcement she made through her official Twitter account, Ms. Mwilu said she was leaving to launch her own start-up company.
She went on to note that during her time at Citizen, she has worked under the guidance of bright minds among them Linus Kaikai, Joe Ageyo, Pamela Asigi and Jamila Mohamed.
“Some personal news: I’m leaving @citizentvkenya to launch my start-up. I’ve worked under the guidance of the brilliant @jageyo @LinusKaikai @pamela_asigi and @JamilaMohamed, YvonneOkwara @WaihigaMwaura @mzingizi @MKapombe @Mwanikih @Fchurii @wfayzah @VickyRubadiri @TrevorOmbija @raquel_muigai and the entire @citizentvkenya team. Thank you for being amazing colleagues.” said Asha Mwilu.
The award-winning journalist appreciated all who have been watching her stories and giving her feedback and encouragement.
Ms. Mwilu added that she cant wait to share details of her new projects with her fans.
“And to all of you incredible people who gave me feedback, constructive criticism and such great engagement on my stories. I thank you. I can’t wait to share my new projects with you! A hint of what’s next #Debunk,” added Asha Mwilu.
Before joining the RMS, Asha Mwilu was the Features and Documentaries Editor at Standard Group’s KTN.
She was promoted to a Senior features and documentaries Editor at RMS owned Citizen TV.
Here are the reactions from Kenyans On Twitter.
Asha Mwilu. When she was at @KTNNewsKE , the kind of stories she used to do, they were bravery and well researched. But that of suguta valley deep inside baringo and w.pokot was the icing! How many girls in newsrooms can go there with their fake wigs and make-up? Kudos Asha.
— Elijah Okemwa (@elijahnokemwa) May 29, 2020
@ashamwilu You've been one assertive and inquisitive journalist.
The very best in your future endeavors as we cross paths shortly.
— Dennis Onsarigo (@Donsarigo) May 29, 2020
You are an amazing human! I can't wait for the world to see what you are now up to!!!
— Yvonne Okwara-Matole (@YvonneOkwara) May 29, 2020
You have done very well, Asha.
All the best in the new venture. https://t.co/TvTnMW5JqM
— Oliver Mathenge (@OliverMathenge) May 29, 2020
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