K24 News Anchor Eric Njoka is one of the few celebrities whose side-hustle is probably the most unique you will ever hear about. The man had disclosed in the past that he worked as a mortician, something that fascinated many Kenyans.
He recently responded to a couple of fans who asked him whether he was still in the business? The man answered the curious fans on his Instagram page, Mr Njoka said that he took a break from the business to focus on his career as a journalist.
He went on to say that he still performs his duties as an assistant whenever he is called upon to help.
‘For those still asking, I took a break from the Morgue business to focus on my career as a journalist but I still carry out my duties as an assistant and/or attendant when needs be. Kazi ni kazi, right @joabmwaura???’ wrote the journalist.
He went on to thank his colleague Joab Mwaura for showing the side of him people knew nothing about on his Mgaagaa na Upwa segment on K24 TV in October 2018
‘I told @jobmwaura that my late Father used to pose for a picture like this, same bench, same position. Memories are precious. I am a very private person but thanks to Joab you got a glimpse of who I am and made of, and for that I Thank him. He is a #Mgagaa,’ said Eric Njoka.
After his father’s death, Njoka took over the running of the morgue which is a family business.