Editor's Review

The journalist worked at the station for the last 13 years.

Veteran sports NTV sports reporter and anchor Joshua Makori has announced his departure from Nation Media Group (NMG).

Taking to his official Facebook page on Thursday, June 20, Makori expressed his gratitude to nation Media Group for the opportunity to work at NTV for the 13 years. 

"Thank you very much Nation Media Group - NTV for giving me a platform in sports for 13 years. I'm giving you a secret that it's really God who knows. Call me a sportsman and I'll be more satisfied," Makori remarked.

The veteran journalist did not reveal his next move after some of his curious fans sought to know about it.

Joshua Makori.

Makori was talented in Swahili and he used to present sports news in Swahili on NTV Jioni and NTV Adhuhuri.

The veteran sports journalist also hosted a show dubbed Mikikimikiki that aired every Friday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. on NTV.

His departure comes weeks after NMG's Lead Sports Editor for Sports Elias Makori announced his exit after serving in the company for 32 years.

Makori rose through the ranks from a junior reporter after joining the station in 1992 to a Lead Editor before his departure on June 14, 2024.