Victor Kinuthia, who became an overnight superstar overnight must be a happy and lucky man.
The Inooro TV presenter, who was savaged for fumbling with words during live coverage of the arrest of Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro.
He trended online and this saw many particularly pat him for tying a new thing.
He even attracted the attention of BBC World Service radio.
Victor Kinuthia now has a new role and will be reporting live on the Sema na Citizen show that airs every morning from 10am on Royal Media Services Citizen TV.
All things considered, taking to online media, Kinuthia said he will always remember that evening he stepped in for Citizen TV.
I will never forget this night, sijui kizungu ilienda wapi, nikachanganya past, present and future tense. kusweat ndio hiyo kutetemeka, kizungu ku evaporate, then ambulance ndio hiyooo kale kazungu kalikuwa kamebaki ikabeba…
On the side of Victor, Hussein Mohamed joked,
In numerous professions, you conceal your mistake. In news coverage, you broadcast them. So give Victor Kinuthia a reprieve. Was his first live interview in a chaotic scene. He’ll learn like a number of us. How about we revisit this when he makes it in a few years, In Sha Allah.
Laura Walubengo tweeted,
We have all been laughed and mocked for being an embarrassment on air. I was even advised not to use the name Walubengo once. But you get better. And skill is a muscle, you shape it, tone it and work at it. All the best.