Prof. Herman Manyora Bio, Career, Political Analyst & Net Worth

Prof. Herman Manyora is a seasoned political analyst, a columnist, and an academician who lectures at the University of Nairobi.

Herman Manyora’s name is synonymous with Kenyan political commentary. He has been a resident political analyst on a number of local TV stations, dissecting political issues, and has been known to support ODM leader Raila Odinga. Aside from politics, Manyora is a professor at the University of Nairobi.

Here is his extensive educational and professional background as told by Jambo Daily.

Age and Birth Place

He was born and raised in western Kenya before he found his way into the city to pursue academic interests.

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Educational Background

Prof. Herman Manyora

Professor Herman Manyora earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education with a specialization in English and Literature from Kenyatta University in 1987. He then enrolled at the University of Nairobi to pursue a Master’s Degree in Linguistics.

He also has an American Labor Center Certificate in Labor Relations Negotiation Skills. He is a Ph.D. candidate in Journalism and Communication at the University of Nairobi.

Herman Manyora Career

He began his professional career in 1975 as a Kiswahili and English High School teacher, a position he held for 11 years.

He began working as a Tutorial fellow at the University of Nairobi’s Department of Linguistics and Languages in 1993. He held this position for three years before being promoted to Lecturer in 1996, which he still holds today.

He studies English and Communication in the Department of Linguistics and Languages. He is also the Departmental Librarian and the co-coordinator of Departmental B.A Research Programme, and a former Faulty Representative on the Bookshop and Library Committee.