Nick Odhiambo replaces Prof.Hamo on Hot 96

by Helvine Achieng
June 29, 2021

Media personality Nick Odhiambo recently parted ways with Standard Group-owned station Radio Maisha after four years. Odhiambo announced his departure while hosting his last show. 


"Today's my final RHUMBA show on air after 4years at @radiomaisha

!did I ever think i'd switch to swahili radio? NOPE but the opportunity came and i took it. transitioning back to English radio in a few days tupige sherehe leo buuuuuurrrdan.

is burrrdaaan #PapaNickYeboooo!" announced Nick Odhiambo.


Odhiambo joined Radio Maisha in May 2017, after parting ways with Classic 105, where he had worked for ten years. At Radio Maisha, Nick used to host a show called #ClubRhumba alongside DJ Darius and DJ Works from 7 pm to 10 pm (Monday to Friday).


"10 years and 6months is a really long time. Today is our last #LarryNickandFriends show!!!!! @classic105," Nick posted.


Just a few days after quitting, the journalist replaced comedian Professor Hamo on Hot 96.

A poster shared on Hot 96 social media reveals that Nick will be co-hosting the breakfast show with Jeff Koinange from 6-10 am.