Renowned Crime Reporter Bernard Momanyi has been appointed the Editorial Director at Capital FM.
Momanyi takes over from the long serving editorial director Michael Mumo who quit to pursue personal interests.
Momanyi’s promotion was announced by Capital FM Proprietor Dr Chris Kirubi, a.k.a DJ CK.
“I have confidence that Momanyi will steer the station’s editorial department to even greater heights because he is well grounded and qualified for the job,” Kirubi said.
Momanyi, who has been the News Editor, joined the station in 2005 from the defunct Kenya Times. He has over 17 years experience in the industry.
Momanyi holds a Master’s Degree in Development Communication from the University of Nairobi and a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Sciences from Moi University.
Mumo who resigned to pursue other interests congratulated Momanyi while wishing him success.
“I am confident that Momanyi will ably steer the Capital FM Newsroom to maintain its reputation as a trusted news outlet.”
Also leaving the station is Rob Jilo who was the Online Editor.