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SOCIETY

NEWS JUST IN: CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in of Leonard Mambo Mbotela to Prestigious Position

Leonard Mambo Mbotela is one of the oldest voices on Kenya's radio and for this, he has been hailed as a national hero through the years for his astute work rate and ability. Picture courtesy. Chief Justice Martha Koome. The Kenya Broadcasting Corporation presenter is one that millions of Kenyans can identify just by his voice which has been listened to for generations.

  4 months ago ago
NEWS JUST IN: CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in of Leonard Mambo Mbotela to Prestigious Position

MILITARY

How Moi Rewarded Army Officer Who Suppressed The 1982 Coup

Kenya faced one of the toughest periods in its history as an attempt at overthrowing the Presidency was witnessed. Picture courtesy. Led by Senior Private Hezekiah Ochukah, the low ranking officers in the Kenya Air Force attempted to take over the State House in a move that did not go according to plan.

  1 year ago ago
How Moi Rewarded Army Officer Who Suppressed The 1982 Coup

ENTERTAINMENT

Celebrating Radio Icon Leonard Mambo Mbotela.

Photo courtesy Not many radio presenters remain a household name 20 years after retirement. But again, there aren’t many with Leonard Mambo Mbotela’s indelible charm. Many remember him for his unique voice which was very pleasing to many and attracted a massive following. He is also greatly remembered for his trademark phrase ''Je, huu ni ungwana?''Photo courtesy Profile Summary. He was born on in 1940 in Freretown, Mombasa County. He was born in an Anglican family of eight children to his father James Mbotela

  2 years ago ago
Celebrating Radio Icon Leonard Mambo Mbotela.

POLITICS

How Former President Arap Moi Rewarded The Army Officer Who Suppressed The 1982 Coup.

Kenya went through one of its most challenging periods in history when an attempt to overthrow the president was witnessed. The Kenya Air Force's low-ranking officers, led by Senior Private Hezekiah Ochukah, attempted to take over the State House, but the plan backfired. They were able to convince Kenyans for a few hours that they had taken over the country after broadcasting the takeover on the radio.

  1 year ago ago
How Former President Arap Moi Rewarded The Army Officer Who Suppressed The 1982 Coup.

ENTERTAINMENT

Leonard Mambo Mbotela Sworn In As Member Of The National Heroes Council

Veteran media character Leonard Mambo Mbotela has been confirmed as an individual from the Public Legends Committee by the head of the supreme court of Kenya Chief Justice Martha Koome. The celebrated legendary broadcaster was sworn in at the Supreme Court on Monday, where Chief Justice Martha Koome oversaw the exercise.

  4 months ago ago
Leonard Mambo Mbotela Sworn In As Member Of The National Heroes Council

ENTERTAINMENT

Latest Photo of Leonard Mambo Mbotela as he Meets NTV's Lofty Matambo

Veteran broadcaster Leonard Mambo Mbotela(Photo/Courtesy). Leonard Mambo Mbotela is one of the veteran broadcasters in the country. Born in 1940 in Mombasa, Mbotela started his journey in 1964 at Voice of Kenya(now KBC) and has had a successful career that spans more than five decades.

  1 year ago ago
Latest Photo of Leonard Mambo Mbotela as he Meets NTV's Lofty Matambo

POLITICS

I Feel Bad For Not Being Compensated by The State - Leonard Mambo Mbotela

Veteran Journalist and Broadcaster Leonard Mambo Mbotela played a very key role in the 1982 coup.

  1 year ago ago
I Feel Bad For Not Being Compensated by The State - Leonard Mambo Mbotela

SOCIETY

CJ Koome's Message Moments After Mambo Mbotela Was Sworn Into Office As Member Of Heros Council

Chief Justice Martha Koome has informed the public of her presence at the inauguration of former radio guru Leonard Mambo Mbotela.Taking to her official Twitter account,Koome stated that she was among those in attendance as Mbotela was sworn into office as a member of the National Heroes Council.

  4 months ago ago
CJ Koome's Message Moments After Mambo Mbotela Was Sworn Into Office As Member Of Heros Council

SOCIETY

Veteran Radio Journalist Leonard Mambo Mbotela Lands Lucrative Government Job, Sworn into Office

The Chief Justice of Kenya who doubles as the President of the Supreme Court today swore veteran and legendary Radio broadcaster and presenter Leonard Mambo Mbotela who was appointed to a lucrative government job. Mbotela was sworn as the member of the lucrative National Heroes Council. The mandate of the National Heroes Council which includes the identification, selection and honouring of national heroes is an important one as our national story is largely the narrative of the contribution by our heroes to nation building.

  4 months ago ago
Veteran Radio Journalist Leonard Mambo Mbotela Lands Lucrative Government Job, Sworn into Office

JUSTICE

Just In:Leonard Mambo Mbotela takes the oath of office As The National Heroes Council Member

Leonard Mambo Mbotela, a seasoned media figure has been sworn in as a National Heroes Council member. On Monday, Chief Justice Martha Koome presided over the ceremony at the Supreme Court where the renowned broadcaster was sworn in as a National Heroes Council member. Following his appointment last month, Leonard Mambo Mbotela was sworn in as a member of the National Heroes Council as Chief Justice Martha Koome Koome noted in a tweet.

  4 months ago ago
Just In:Leonard Mambo Mbotela takes the oath of office As The National Heroes Council Member

SOCIETY

NEWS JUST IN: CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in of Leonard Mambo Mbotela to Prestigious Position

Leonard Mambo Mbotela is one of the oldest voices on Kenya's radio, and he has been praised as a national hero for his shrewd work ethic and skill throughout the years. Picture courtesy. Supreme Court Chief Justice Martha Koome. The voice of the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation host may be familiar to millions of Kenyans because it has been heard for years.

  4 months ago ago
NEWS JUST IN: CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in of Leonard Mambo Mbotela to Prestigious Position

SOCIETY

KBC Veteran Journalist Leonard Mambo Mbotela Sworn in After Govt Appointment

KBC veteran journalist Lenard Mambo Mbotela is now a member of the Kenya National Heroes Council after he was sworn into office. Chief Justice Martha Koome, on Monday, September 26, witnessed the swearing in of the veteran broadcaster a month after he was appointed to join the council.

  4 months ago ago
KBC Veteran Journalist Leonard Mambo Mbotela Sworn in After Govt Appointment

SOCIETY

CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in Of Leonard Mambo Mbotela To Prestigious Position

One of Kenya's oldest radio personalities, Leonard Mambo Mbotela has earned praise as a national hero throughout the years for his shrewd work ethic and talent.Thanks for the image. Justice Chief Martha Koome. Millions of Kenyans can recognize the presenter from the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation only by hearing his voice, which has been listened to for generations.

  4 months ago ago
CJ Koome Officiates The Swearing-in Of Leonard Mambo Mbotela To Prestigious Position

SOCIETY

Just In: CJ Koome Officiates Leonard Mambo Mbotela's Inauguration to a Prestigious Position

Leonard Mambo Mbotela, one of Kenya's most experienced radio hosts, has garnered recognition as a national hero throughout the years for his astute work ethic and talent. Only the presenter from the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation, who has been heard by millions of Kenyans for years, can be recognized.

  4 months ago ago
Just In: CJ Koome Officiates Leonard Mambo Mbotela's Inauguration to a Prestigious Position

POLITICS

Leonard Mambo Mbotela Discharged From Hospital After Intervention by Uhuru

Leonard Mambo Mbotela a Veteran radio presenter was finally discharge from The Nairobi South Hospital today on Saturday.Leonard Mbotela the radio presenter Mbotela who was admitted at the hospital on October 29,2020 had accumulated a bill of ksh 1,105,490.78 in accordance to a letter by Stephen Mutari the Hospital Human Resource Manager. According to the sources from Mbotela’s family, president Uhuru Kenyatta settled the hospital bills, whereby Sh1 million was paid in cash to secure his discharge and the rest

  2 years ago ago
Leonard Mambo Mbotela Discharged From Hospital After Intervention by Uhuru

POLITICS

Khalwale Reveals The Unexpected Moves Of Uhuru, Raila and Ruto That May Unite Them And Redeem Glory

Kenya is undergoing tough economic and political times. These are dark days for the nation. First the surge of the Covid-19 pandemic has led to the death of many Kenyans. Secondly,the political wrangles between kieleweke faction and the Tangatanga Brigade is created some divisions among the Kenyans. Although, the president suspended all political gatherings and rallies,BBI referendum is around the corner.Mr. Raila is expected to collect One million signatures to support the document. This is after he closed

  2 years ago ago
Khalwale Reveals The Unexpected Moves Of Uhuru, Raila and Ruto That May Unite Them And Redeem Glory

SPORTS

The Condition that Claimed the Life of Kenya Famous Kadenge

Joe Kadenge was born in the year 1935 in Soliani village, Hamisi Sub County in Vihiga County. He was a Kenyan football player and coach. He was also one of the greatest football talents in the country. Joe Kadenge started his professional career in the Nakuru All stars and played for Harambee Stars for 14 remarkable years. In the 60s he played for Maragoli United where he held the record for the fastest ever goal scored in the Kenyan Premier League. Kadenge was considered as the most decorated player in Kenyan

  2 years ago ago
The Condition that Claimed the Life of Kenya Famous Kadenge

EDUCATION

Meet The Only Man To Have Ever Been Hanged In Kenya.

Hezekiah Rabala Ochuka was born on 27 July 1953. He attended Naki Kabete primary school before proceeding to Mirogi secondary school. He then in 1976 proceeded to join the military. Ochuka was a senior private,the second lowest rank in military. He was among some Kenya Airforce that were dissatisfied with Moi's regime. What then did he do? Senior private Ochuka led some of his junior Kenya Airforce officers to plot a coup on August 1982. They took control of the national broadcaster, Voice of Kenya(VoK) now

  2 years ago ago
Meet The Only Man To Have Ever Been Hanged In Kenya.

ENTERTAINMENT

Leonard Mambo Mbotela is well now

Leonard Mambo Mbotela survives a hospital scare after his hospital bill was cleared. The money is alot, to have someone settle that kind of bill for you, you must be one special human being. Leonardo is a Kenyan comedian that is loved alot by the people. Leonard and his family would obviously appreciate this kind gesture with everything that they have got. To have any of your family members at the hospital is always stressing, it mostly brings about depression. Some may be thinking about the bills, others may

  2 years ago ago
Leonard Mambo Mbotela is well now

ENTERTAINMENT

What Happened To Veteran Presenter Leonard Mambo Mbotela?

Veteran radio presenter Leonard Mambo Mbotela is well known for the legendary show 'Je, Huu ni Ungwana'. The show which was aired on KBC TV back in the days taught people the bad habits they should avoid in their day to day interactions with other people. Leonard Mambo Mbotela worked in the media for 60 years before his retirement. He worked in KBC radio before going to TV. Leonard Mambo Mbotela is currently 81 years old.  Last year, he was involved in a serious road accident. He was admitted for several months

  2 years ago ago
What Happened To Veteran Presenter Leonard Mambo Mbotela?