Francis Gachuri- Biography, Age, Children, Wife, Wedding, Net Worth.

Francis Gachuri is a Kenyan journalist and a Citizen senior reporter who is among the top journalists in the country who have mastered the game, when it comes to reporting. He is also a political affairs reporter at Citizen TV.

He is among prominent TV Personalities who have managed to keep their private life a top secret despite being in the limelight for many years. He was promoted to a senior political analyst and senior reporter at Citizen TV in 2018 and hence making him rank among the highest-paid journalists in Kenya since his monthly salary was increased by over fifty percent.

Francis Gachuri hosts a popular political show along with other journalists like Jamila Mohammed, Linus Kaikai, and Yvonne Okwara at Citizen Television which is know as Newsgang at 10 pm. Currently is the most-watched tv shows in Kenya.


He was born in December 23rd, 1980.

Francis Gachuri


Francis has three cute kids; Sandra, Curtis and Marcus.

Francis Gachuri children
Francis Gachuri children 


He revealed about meeting his current wife in the school where he studied. The fact that they were not having any affairs while in school, they ended up marrying one another. During the interview with one of the media personality, he said that he attended a mixed secondary school. That’s where he met his wife, Carol. They joined high school on the same day, they were in the same house, same class and completed school in the same year. They were also house captains.

 Francis Gachuri and his wife
Francis Gachuri and his wife

Interestingly, they did not date while still in high school. They started dating way back after he left campus in 2005 though they kept in touch. They dated from 2006 to 2008 before settling in February 14th, 2009, it was their wedding date.


He wedded his beloved wife on February 14th, 2009, this was a valentine day. The first year since I got married that’s on February 14, 2010, was very nice for him because was his first real experience of living with a woman in the same house for a whole year.

They were very good friends treating each other well. They have grown in faith he is a Catholic and his wife is an Anglican.

Net Worth

Francis’s net worth has not yet in public domain but the information will be updated as soon as it is available.