Pauline Njoroge appointment to Tourism authority revoked after old Facebook post resurfaces


The appointment of Pauline Njoroge as a member of the Tourism Regulatory Authority has been revoked.

Tourism CS Najib Balala said he had not known that she had posted negative statements on social media about the Nairobi National Park.

“I am revoking Pauline Njoroge’s appointment as a board member of the Tourism Regulatory Authority because we have just seen what she had tweeted in the past that Nairobi National Park was useless. We do not want to be associated with such people and such thinking,” he said in a statement on Saturday.

Balala thanked Kenyans on social media for bringing her posts to his attention saying it highlighted what they missed when doing a background check on her.

In October 2019, Pauline Njoroge penned a lengthy post on her Facebook page saying: