News anchor Waihiga Mwaura has announced his exit from the Royal Media Services (RMS) owned Citizen TV.

Waihiga who has worked at the station for more than 14 years announced his departure on Tuesday, adding that he will also host his last show on the same day.

"After 14 amazing years at Royal Media Services (Citizen TV), my time here has come to an end," he said.


The anchorman will be joining the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as the Focus on Africa presenter.

"My next stop is @BBCNews @BBCAfrica specifically Focus on Africa. I'll share more details soon, but in the meantime, see you on my last episode of #Newsnight at 9 pm on @citizentvkenya"

At the time of his exit, Waihiga was the Multimedia managing editor at Citizen TV.


He started out as a Sports reporter and anchor, before he transition into regular news anchoring.

He was later on appointed the Special projects editor before transitioning to head the multimedia desk.