|Real Name||Hassan Mugambi|
|Age||34 (As of 2022)|
|Place of Birth||Kenya|
|Year of Birth||1988|
Hassan Mugambi is a Kenyan reporter, Swahili news anchor, and a proficient crime journalist at Citizen TV, Kenya’s most-watched television channel. He is known for ultimately reporting various crime incidents, especially around Nairobi.
His well-crafted stories and an appealing voice make his fans glued to their screens when he is reporting. In addition, he has a good knowledge of English and a smooth presentation of words in his news articles.
Hassan Mugambi Age and Birthplace
The 33-year-old crime journalist was born and raised in the Kibera slums of Nairobi. He observes his birthday on 26th July every year, with 1988 as his birth year.
Hassan Mugambi Tribe
Mugambi is a Kenyan by race and hails from the Ameru community who settles the Mount Kenya East region.
Hassan Mugambi Educational Background
Hassan Mugambi attended Meru Boarding Primary School, where he sat for his Primary School study. He later entered Kanyakine High School, also located in Meru, for his secondary education.
Mugambi then entered the East African School of Journalism for basic training in journalism & the University of Nairobi for added studies in journalism and mass communication.
Hassan Mugambi Career
Upon leaving college, he entered Pamoja FM, a local radio station in Kibra. When CGTN, an international media institution, started poaching journalists from significant media homes in the country, he learned of the vacancies and selected to try his luck. He applied to K24 TV and was among those fortunate to be shortlisted.
At the discussion, he was too broke that he had to borrow a suit from a friend to attend the discussion. After staying on probation for three months, he was eventually hired as a news reporter, producer, and anchor at K24 TV.
He used the possibility to sharpen his Swahili reporting and anchoring skills, which grew his status to a top journalist in the country.
In 2017, he named it quits at K24 and joined Citizen TV, where he still works to date. At Citizen, he performs as a crime reporter and Swahili news anchor. He has declared his position among the best reporters of crime.
Hassan Mugambi Salary
Hassan Mugambi’s position at Citizen TV is one of the most coveted. He reaps significant from his job, taking home roughly Ksh. 500,000 per month. This makes him a position among the well-paid reporters in Kenya.
Hassan Mugambi Controversy
Hassan made headlines in mid-2019 January for smacking his fellow journalists who were precluding his camera at a press briefing. People then learn that he hails from the Ameru residents, who are known to be short-tempered. He afterward learned of his mistakes and apologized, vowing not to duplicate the same.
In December 2021, in the Azimio la Umoja routine at Kasarani Stadium, he was interrupted by some Luo youths while documenting the event.
One of them identified him, noting that he viewed him on TV and required that Mugambi greet him. Interestingly, Mugambi played cool this time, welcomed the youths, and had a small pleasant conversation with them.
Hassan Mugambi Girlfriend/Daughter
Hassan Mugambi, in a recent interview, revealed that he is in a relationship but did not divulge the woman of his life to the public.
However, he has a daughter he values and adores so much. He shared a photo of him & his daughter on social media having some quality time.
Hassan Mugambi Awards
In 2019, he acquired the Outstanding Media Security Investigative reporter Award.
Hassan Mugambi Net Worth
Mugambi is a reporter who earns an enviable amount of money from his role at Citizen TV. His precise net worth is unknown, but he is well off on economic grounds.