I am passionate about volunteerism ,leadership and the Rule of law.
To be dynamic and acclaimed in all areas of direct responsibility and ready to work in a
challenging environment in which my skills and potential are utilized to the maximum and
duly appreciated. I strive to be an effective team player in the ever challenging career demands
A Lawyer: with-
Over three years of volunteerism in community development and non-profit social enterprising:#
Currently a commonwealth youth correspondent based in Nairobi -Kenya
Member BON Reviewers Team
Blue Ocean Network-Video Reviewer
Education and training Coordinator
Commonwealth Youth Human Rights & Democracy Network
September 2016 - /
Network of African Youths for Development
Civic & Social Organization
October 2015 - /
Commonwealth Youth Programme
March 2013 - /
Conducting interviews with readers, sources and anyone directly involved in a story.
Quickly collecting and analysing information on any breaking news stories.
Writing features and news stories and then submitting them to the editor before publication.
Involved in picture selection and the layout design of a page.
Attending press launches, meetings and conferences etc.
Answering the telephone on the news desk and dealing with any enquiries.
Contacting victims of crime and persons who may have a news story.
Following up leads for potential new stories.
Sourcing and interviewing professionals, victims and academics for case studies and comments.
Conducting interviews in person and over the phone.
Deciding on the content for stories.
Coming up with catchy headings for features.
Reviewing products and services and then writing pieces about them.
Producing marketing and promotional material for the publication.
Responding quickly and professionally to tip offs.
Ability to writing interesting articles for targeted niche audiences.
Can work to tight rolling deadlines.
Knowledge of writing about a range of topics including; crime, travel, sports, employment, health and fitness, education, relationships, the economy and culture.
Can deal with aggressive individuals and hostile situations.
Thorough knowledge of both print and broadcast new media.
Experience across a range of local, regional and national press.
Up to date with all current affairs and local, national and international news.
Ability to write creative and interesting articles.
Command of the English language.