5TH COLUMNIST: PHILIP OCHIENG
To many, Philip Ochieng is that proud atheist and relentless social critic with unmatched grasp of the English language in the region. To others, though, he is undoubtedly a media giant and a journalist of great repute. Having served in various capacities in the media industry, Ochieng has earned both praise and condemnation from not just his readers but also his employers, colleagues and the powers that be.Carried within these pages of The Fifth Columnist is the story of Ochieng’s life -education, work, social Life, beliefs – as told through interviews with the career journalist,his family,friends, neighbours and workmates.and from his writings and travels.
Author: Liz Gitonga-Wanjohi