Sam Otieno

Sam Otieno

Profile

Samuel Otieno is a science and technology journalist based in Nairobi, Kenya, and is one of the SciDev.Net Sub-Saharan Africa Edition correspondents. He has good team spirit, deadline orientated with great ability to organise and deliver easy to read and accurate stories on complex scientific issues.
 
Otieno has also contributed to a number of internationally recognised media outlets such as Thomson Reuters, Offgrid Nigeria, Inter Press Service News Agency and University World News.
 
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Information, Communication, Technology & Management from Maseno University, Kenya. Otieno is also a certificate for Gates Foundation Science Journalism Training Workshop from Rhodes University, South Africa.
 
Contact details:  sirmeemckotee@gmail.com
 
Mobile: +254725485221
 
Social media accounts:
 
WhatsApp: +254725485221
 
Twitter: @samotieno13
 
Languages spoken: English,Swahili and Luo
 
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
 
Areas of Interests: Climate Change,Energy
  
Topic Interests:  Agriculture, Blue Economy,Environment
 
Local/Demographic Interests: Kenya and the rest of Africa
 
Professional Memberships:The Kenya Environment and Science Journalists Association