K24’s news anchor Eric Njoka compliments his journalism by working as a mortician at his family-owned mortuary. The mortuary is called Mukoe Funeral Home and is located in Githunguri, Kiambu county. The funeral home has been in operation for 15 years now.
The outspoken news anchor revealed working as a mortician became his hobby apart from doing his journalistic job because before joining to pursue his media career, his father did not support his passion of wanting to be a journalist asking him to help in family mortuary business a job that earned him Sh2,000 a month in 2003. He was therefore conversant with business
WHO IS ERICK NJOKA ?
TV personality Erick Njoka is one of the biggest names in K24. He comes from a well off family as his father was a nominated Member of Parliament. He sadly lost his mother to cancer.
Eric Njoka was born in 1986 with a condition that nearly cost his life. The TV man recalled how he was subjected to a series of surgical operations to save his life
Eric Njoka schooled at St. Josephs High School in Githunguri, Kiambu County before joining Tangaza College for his Diploma in Social Communication.
Mortuary business remains untapped business idea in the country with many referring it as taboo, those practicing being regarded as unclean