Kenyan news anchor Ayub Abdikadir has found a new home at Royal Media Services (RMS) station, Citizen TV. The Former K24 news anchor joins Citizens TV as a political journalist. Abdikadir has already made changes on his social media handles Bio to capture his new employer and his new position.
“Political Journalist at Citizen TV, TV host,” read part of Abdikadir’s Bio. His new role comes days after being showered with praises by viewers on how he handled the debate involving IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati and K24 CEO Hussein Marjan, over the vetting and awarding of a mega tender to Smartmatic elections company.
Chief Administrative Secretary in the Ministry of Industrialization, David Osiany, said, “I know talent when I see one. I know professionalism when I spot it. I appreciate depth & research in journalism. Here is another great one of our nation working towards the top. He will get there. Kudos.”
Celebrating Abdikadir’s new position, Sadam Hussein, Advocate of the High Court, tweeted, “So proud of you, Ayub Abdikadir, as you move to a bigger stage, Citizen TV. This is a testimony that hard work and dedication have never killed anybody. Go and shine.”
Prior to joining K24, Abdikadir worked for Ebru TV.