Francis Gachuri Biography, Wife, Networth, Childrens: Francis Gachuri is one of the most successful journalists in Kenya. He has worked hard in the media industry to learn how to break stories and build them up for Kenyans.
After getting his Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE), Gachuri worked as a tout to earn money for college.
Francis Gachuri was born in Banana, Kiambu County, on December 23, 1980. He grew up there until he was old enough to go to school.
Gachuri went to Karuri Primary School for his early education. Then, for his secondary education, he went to Senior Chief Koinange High School.
Francis Gachuri went to Moi University in 2001 and took a communications course there. In 2005, he got his degree.
Francis Gachuri Biography, Wife, Networth, Childrens
Francis Gachuri is a well-known political journalist in Kenya. After graduating from Moi University in Eldoret in 2006, he started his career at KBC.
Gachuri worked for KBC for only one year, and when Citizen called, he couldn’t say no. In 2007, he joined Royal Media Services.
He started at the station as a reporter and then moved up to become a senior reporter and then the senior political affairs editor. He worked there until March 1, 2023, when he quit to become the Head of Communications at the Ministry of Interior and National Administration.
Gachuri talked to high-ranking politicians, like former President Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenyatta told Gachuri that he knows him from watching him, so he didn’t have to introduce himself again during the interview.
He was also part of the News Gang team at Citizen TV, which talked about what was going on in the country’s politics.
Francis Gachuri Wife and Children
Francis Gachuri is married and has three kids right now. In February 2009, he got married.
There is also a rumor that Gachuri went to high school with his wife, but that they didn’t date at the time.
In high school, Francis Gachuri met his wife Carol. But they did not date at that time. On February 14, 2009, they had a small, beautiful wedding where they said their vows.
The wedding was attended by close family members and well-known people from the media. He is happy and proud to be a father to Sandra, Curtis, and Marcus.
Francis Gachuri’s income and wealth
At Royal Media, Gachuri used to make around Sh600,000 per month. His net worth is still unknown, but Pulse Kenya will let you know if we find out anything about it.
His new salary at his new job hasn’t been made public yet.