Seasoned and trained journalist in Parliamentary reporting
Seasoned and trained in mainstream print and electronic media
specializing in editorial skills, investigative, analytical and research journalism, newspaper and magazine design and outlay
Backed up with experience and diverse training in Kenya, the United Kingdom and Germany
A tested and tried effective communicator and media consultant
Trained in project management and proficient in staff and personnel management, overall planning and goal setting.
Trained and developed hands-on experience in the various technological implements in both print and electronic media.
Trained in caregiving with the following certifications:
1. Food Handling Certification
3. First Aid
5. Develoopmental disability
6. Dementia care
7. Mental care specialty
8. Certified Nursing Assistant
Trained and served as Hansard Reporter using manual typewriters
Trained in United Kingdom with attachments to the House of Commons, the British House of Commons and Her Majesty's Printing Office
Wrote a paper on technological reforms that eventually led to the advancement from manual typewriters to electric and eventually to computer usage in the Hansard.
Wrote a comprehensive project plan for administrative reforms in the National Assembly that eventually built up to the autonomous institutional status now enjoyed by the Kenyan Parliament
In the mainstream media took on the corrupt Kanu regime, taking the corrupt leaders to account over impunity and brazen looting of State coffers, for which I suffered State incarceration without legal representation
Started a local analytical weekly publication that was strong on "ear of the public," giving competition to the then compromised mainstream media.
Pioneered church mission media structures that promulgated holistic mission activities in Kenya and East and Central Africa.
Contributed in the formation of democracy advocacy institutions propagating constitutional and legal reforms, especially honing on human rights, democratic advancement and other social liberties.
Immersed myself in social interventions amongst the poor and marginalized people of Kenya working alongside the Turkana people as a Missions Director for international mission organizations from Louisiana and Georgia.
My initiatives led to the planting of over 100 direct and indirect churches, construction of schools, a dispensary and mobile health unit,feeding and school sponsorship programme, relief food, clothing and drilling of water boreholes for the very poor.
In 2010 I was engaged as Executive Director of the Democratic Party of Kenya, in charge of a staff compliment of 40 employees, a position I held until December 2011.
I was responsible for reportorial assignments in verbatim coverage of the House and all its constituent specialized committees.
I was also charged with proof-reading and breaking-in new reporter trainees
Was part of the team that constantly reviewed reportorial systems in Parliament, taking a lead from other Commonwealth countries, especially the House of Commons.
Was broken into the specific Parliamentary reporting, replete with training in shorthand and typewriting skills, writing and editing
Was here trained for the diverse reporting on the wide scope of issues in the legislature as touching on law, economics, finances, foreign policy, security, health, international relations, media and human relations as well as government administrative systems
Was trained in the unique journalistic styles of reporting and editing, with special emphasis on the high profiles of government information officers
Was trained on the best elements of project management, with a special focus on social interventions in Africa
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