Gladys Gachanja Biography, Career, Age, Husband, Education and Net Worth

Gladys Gachanja is a popular Kenyan producer and journalist working for the Aga Khan-owned media house, Nation Media Group on NTV. The news anchor is one of few female journalists who has impacted the media industry positively.

Her personality, intelligence, voice, and beauty when combined they bring a perfect “cocktail” that you just can’t hate. The attractive news anchor has a wealth of experience exceeding one decade which makes her more unique to her peers.

Having caught our attention with her good work in the media industry, we take a look at her life story, her journey to a successful career, and how she climbed the ladder to achieve career goals.

Gladys Gachanja Biography

Gladys Gachanja Age and Place of Birth

The beautiful journalist was born in Kenya. From several sources, she hails from the Kikuyu ethnicity. However, being a secretive person she has not disclosed any details about her actual date of birth.

Gladys Gachanja Education

She attended Daystar University where she pursued Mass Communication and Psychology.

Gladys Gachanja


Gladys Gachanja Family

Gachanja has maintained a very low profile when it comes to her personal life and even in her social media, she shares a snippet of her life without including her family background.

Husband and Son

Gladys is not yet married and her love life is always under wraps, to single gents out there you can go ahead and shoot your shot you might be that lucky guy.

However, she doesn’t hide the fact that she has an adorable son who she loves soo much.

Salary and Net Worth

Judging from her stay and experience at the Nation Media group, definitely, she is among the journalist who earns a lucrative monthly salary. Her net worth range from Ksh 500K and above.


Gladys Gachanja and Mark Masai

The veteran journalist has been in this field for more than ten years. Under this stint, she has worked on both radio as well as Television.

Despite working with radio she rose to fame when she joined NTV as a news reporter. She then teamed up with Trevoh Ombija before he moved to Royal Media on Citizen Tv.

Their newsroom chemistry was one of the best combinations as they not only left you informed but also entertained you. Gladys also hosts a popular show by the name of “Women and Power”, on NTV.

The show is based on inspiring women as well as creating a platform for others. In the show, she hosts women who have an inspirational journey or any other related topics.

The show also praises women who have made it in society getting rid of the narrative that women should stay at home and cook for their husbands.

When she is off the screen she is a great master of ceremony (MC), moderator, and mentor at the same time. Unlike most of her peers, she has stuck with NTV for such a long time.

Skin Condition

The gorgeous news anchor suffers from Atopic Dermatitis, a skin condition that causes the skin to itch and turn red. As she disclosed her condition in 2020, Gladys stated that she has lived with the condition since she was born.

She also added and stated the condition is hereditary as her son inherited the condition from her and it has no permanent cure.