Mashirima Kapombe was born Born in Voi Town in Taita Taveta County. At age four the family moved to Nyeri after her father changed jobs.
MASHIRIMA KAPOMBE CV
Mashirima attended Condolata Primary School in Nyeri. Later she joined Bishop Gatimu Ngandu in Karatina.
For her Communication, Electronic Media Degree she joined Daystar University Athi River Campus from 2008 – 2012.
Mashirima was the Station Manager, News and programme presenter presenting in both English and Kiswahili on radio from May 2010 – May 2011 at 103.1 Shine FM (Daystar University’s Radio station).
She worked as an intern at KBC for 7 weeks between May and June 2011 before moving to Qfm where she worked both as an intern and contracted news reader for 6 months. She would also do stories for NTV on her off days.
By the end of 2011, NTV hired Mashirima as an anchor/reporter where she got the opportunity to learn and grow for a year and a month before moving to KTN on Feb 4, 2013
he later moved from KTN to citizen TV in 2018
MASHIRIMA KAPOMBE FAMILY
Mashirima’s Dad is a Dentist in Nyeri County. He is a Giriama from Kilifi County. Her mum is a Taita from Voi, Taita Taveta County.
MASHIRIMA KAPOMBE HUSBAND
Comedian Kazungu Matano popularly known as Otoyo is said to be dating KTN’s Swahili anchor Mashirima Kapombe. This is after the Offside host posted a photo of the beautiful Mashirima with a caption that suggests more than platonic friendship.
The caption reads, “Osiep chunya” which is Luo for “A friend of my heart.”
Sources say the two have been dating for close to two years but it is until recently they decided to go public. Matano also has her as his cover photo on Facebook.
There were rumors they broke up but cannot be proved .
MASHIRIMA KAPOMBE AGE, SALARY, HOUSE, CAR, BABY DADDY AND TRIBE
Mashirima Kapombe narrates how male employee mishandled her
Citizen TV news anchor Mashirima Kapombe has bashed a local cinema’s management for mistreating her during the weekend.
Taking to social media, the Citizen TV news presenter narrated how a male employee at Panari Anga Sky Cinema located in Panari Hotel on Sunday 19th abused her.
“I’ve always thought of myself as brave, fearless. I would be saddened by stories of women assaulted by men in broad daylight as others watched and some filmed,” Said the Kiswahili anchor on Twitter.
“Yesterday, that happened to me. At Panari Anga sky cinema.”