NTV’s senior investigative journalist Dennis Okari officially confirmed his exit from Nation Media Group.
Okari’s news comes amid the media house purge as Mark Maasai’s also confirmed his exit a few days earlier.
Okari confirmed the news writing,
“My assignment at NTV has come to an end.”
Adding, “I am grateful to God for the opportunity to serve. I gave it my all, but I would not have done it without the help of an incredible team.”
The famous investigative journalist added,
“I hope they continue to shine. It’s time to move on to something bigger and greater than myself,”
Dennis Okari exit marks ends his 8-year run at NTV.
Nation Media Mass Retrenchment
News of Dennis Okari and Mark Maasai exit comes after Nation Media Group announced plans to let go of an unspecified number of its staff.
In a statement NMG described the move as reorganising the company’s workforce.
“On November 4, 2022, we announced changes to accelerate our business transformation agenda to assure our success in the long term and the sustainability of our journalism.
“Regrettably, this refocus will result in a reorganisation of our workforce. This is an extremely difficult decision in view of the prevailing business environment,” the statement read.