Months ago through an online post Richard Chacha was reported to have raised concerns on unfair treatment from Friends who he used to work with while a senior reporter at NTV. Richard Chacha was termed redundant and hence lost his job at NTV leaving him with no option but to return home and look for new opportunities aside from news reporting.
His dream as a reporter might have ended then but the skills of Richard Chacha in the docket of communication are still on point hence giving him a shot with Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho. The Governor of Mombasa on Tuesday appointed Richard Chacha as the Director of Communications and Public Relations of Mombasa County, giving him another chance to pursue his dreams.
Through a press release the Governor stated :
“I have appointed Mr. Richard Chacha as the Director of Communications and Public Relations of Mombasa County.
He was a renowned journalist and one of the most popular faces on Prime Time News.
Mr. Chacha holds a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism (majored in Public Relations) from university of Nairobi. He was NTV’s Senior Political Affairs Editor and known for his instinctive reporting and high level of proffesionalism.
I congratulate him and wish him well on his new appointment.”