Swaleh Mdoe Profile
Swaleh Mdoe is the Managing Editor as well as an anchor for the Citizen TV Kiswahili News at royal media services.
Swaleh is very eloquent in the Kiswahili language and boasts as one of the best Kiswahili news anchors in the country. He brings to the viewers the comical ‘Tafakari ya Babu’ segment during the 7pm News.
Swaleh Mdoe Job History
From 2007 to present he has been the Managing Editor and a Kiswahili News Anchor with Citizen TV of Royal Media Services.
From 2001 – 2007 Swaleh was a News Editor of Kiswahili news and also an anchor with KTN TV.
From 1999 – 2001 he was a News anchor at Nation TV ( Now NTV) in the Nation Media group.
Swaleh Mdoe suspended from Royal Media Services for Corruption
In Apr 2015, Citizen TV suspended Swale Mdoe for corruption allegation. He was suspended together with Mwanahamisi Hamadi, Shisia Wasilwa, Yusuf Ali, Kimeli arap Kimei and several others.
It was discovered that the journalists accepted money from a prominent politician in order to kill a story about him even after the story had already run in the highlights. The politician is said to have been involved in a blowup in the 2015 Kajiado by-election where he was rude and abused journalists covering the event.
And as it had been the plan, the story did not air on citizen TV as Swale Mdoe and Mwanahamisi among others had already accepted the bribe and had to kill the story.
Swale Mdoe and Mwanahamisi were suspended for 10 days paving way for investigations but they were reinstated back to their posts.
Swaleh Mdoe arrested under orders of the Immigration Department
In October 2006, Swaleh Mdoe of KTN was arrested. He was taken into custody on the orders of the Department of Immigration, which is said to have had questions regarding his immigration status. Swaleh was at first held at Kilimani Police Station before being transferred to Kileleshwa. He was released days later after public outcry.
Swaleh Mdoe Wife, Girlfriend, Infidelity
Swaleh Mdoe is a married man with children. However in March 2014, a young lady called Ms Fauzia Ahmed shocked the nation after she filed a case in court against the renowned anchor.
Swaleh sired a child with her but failed to take responsibility. By then, she was an intern at Citizen TV and had unprotected sex with the senior anchor. The young lady wanted the court to order Mdoe’s employer to attach part of his salary for maintenance of the child allegedly born in 2004. Swaleh Mdoe earns over Ksh 750,000 per month.
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Swaleh Mdoe Contacts
Twitter site: https://twitter.com/swalehmdoe