Raburu Willis Biography details- Age, Wife (Marya Prude), Children, Education, Career, Salary, Net Worth
Willis Raburu Biography
Popular for his humorous nature, zeal and zest Willis Raburu’s show 10 over ten is one of the best entertainment hubs every Friday night at 10.00 p.m.
Willis Raburu currently works at the Royal Media Services, RMS as a news anchor, radio presenter, and host.
Willis Raburu- Age, Birth Place and Birthday
Willis is 33 years as of the year 2020.
He gets to celebrate his birthday on April 1st every year.
He was born on April 1, 1987 at Kano in Kisumu County, the third born in a family of four.
Willis Raburu-family (parents and siblings)
Willis is the third born in a family of two boys and two girls.
His father is among the men of the cloth in Kisumu.
Willis’ father-Peter Raburu is a former Provincial Commissioner.
Willis Raburu Education and Career
The journalist is a proud alumnus of the Aga Khan Primary School in Kisumu County. He later joined Chemelil Academy High School where he excelled and joined Moi High School for tertiary education.
At Moi University, Willis pursued a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Science, media options and graduated in 2010.
He started his career before clearing campus at Media Max’s K24 as an intern.
After clearing campus, Willis landed a job at the Royal Media Services, RMS where he works till now.
He currently hosts the ten over ten entertainment show every Friday on Citizen TV as from 10.00 pm. He also hosts Citizen TV’s morning show.
Willis Raburu-Honorary Awards and Recognitions
Willis has won many awards and recognitions thanks to his passion and dedication. Some of them include Children’s Rights Award featuring the resilience of Rwandese Children, Maji Award for his work entitled Deadly Waters, and Road Safety Award for his series “Killer Drivers.”
Willis Raburu & Sally Mbilu
In 2014, Willis Raburu and Sally Mbilu’s names hit the headlines when he proposed to his girlfriend Sally Mbilu.
They however parted ways two years later in 2016 with Sally returning the Kshs 100, 000 ring given to her during the proposal.
Grapevine had it that Sally might have left Willis on obesity grounds. Other sources insinuate that he might have called it off after discovering that Sally was 5 years older than he was.
Willis Raburu- Wife (Mary Prude Ngami)
In 2017, Willis and his wife Mary Ngami tied the knot in a private invite-only ceremony.
She was born and brought up in Murang’ a County. Later, she met the love of her life with whom she fell in love with.
Willis Raburu’s Children
Unfortunately, Willis and Marya Prude lost their firstborn-a daughter named Adana early this year. This took a toll on Marya who took to Instagram and denounced God for letting their firstborn die.
Willis Raburu (Citizen Tv Host) & Wife (Marya Prude) Lose Their Firstborn
“So as they say you should know God for yourself, I now can say, I don’t know Him. And I think I want to know Him coz He left me when I needed Most” read Marya Prude’s POST ON INSTAGRAM.
Willis Raburu breaks church vows
The latest updates on Willis Raburu’s marriage indicate that all is not well with the two love-birds’ souls. The couple is said to have separated in March 2020 after the untimely demise of their daughter. Grapevine has it that Willis cheated on his wife with a Ugandan lady. The two have since been living in different apartments since things fell apart.
Willis Raburu Salary and Net Worth
Willis’ monthly salary is estimated to be more than 700, 000. His estimated net worth in 2020/2021 is over Kshs 15 million.