Larry Madowo Bio, Age, CNN, Height, Family, Wife, Salary, Net Worth

Larry Madowo

Larry Madowo Biography and Wiki

Larry Madowo is an Award-winning Kenyan journalist and news personality who works as an international correspondent for CNN News based in Nairobi, Kenya. He also hosts the long-running CNN series African Voices Changemakers.

Larry Madowo Age and Birthday

The correspondent was born on July 14, 1987, in Barding Village, Siaya County, Kenya. He is 35 years old as of 2023. His birth sign is Cancer. Larry turns 36 years old on July 14, 2023.

Larry Madowo Height and Weight

He stands at a height o 5 feet 9 inches (Approx, 1.75 meters) tall. His weight measurement is under review and will be updated soon.

Larry Madowo Education

Madowo attended and graduated from Usingo and Karapul primary schools for his primary education. From there he enrolled at Gabriels Minor Seminary Secondary School, a Public Subcounty Secondary School located in Kisumu West Sub County, Kenya.

He then joined Daystar University, a Christian liberal arts university in Nairobi, Kenya, where he graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in communications in 2006.

Larry also holds a Master of Arts degree in Business and Economics from Columbia University, a private Ivy League research university in New York City.

Larry Madowo Family, Parents, Siblings

The journalist was born in Siaya Couty, Kenya to his parents late Mr. Madowo (father), and the late Treazer Anyango Madowo (mother). His late mom was a dedicated primary schoolteacher and Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT ) official who passed away in 2001.

Larry also lost his dad in 1994 when he was 7 years old. He was raised alongside his sister Liz Madowo. Liz is a GenZ Kenyan stylist, fashion blogger, and a graduate of Moi University, a public university located in Kesses, Eldoret town, Uasin Gishu county, Kenya.

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Larry Madowo Wife, Is He Married?

In regard to his marital status, the international news reporter prefers keeping his love life detailsprivate and discreet. However, he has recently been speculated to be in a romantic relationship with Kenyan news presenter Victoria Rubadiri.

However, the illustrious journalist Victoria came forward and addressed the rumors stating there is nothing romantic between them. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partner’s details soon.

Larry Madowo Salary

According to CNN estimates, he earns an average annual salary pegged between $44,899 and $126,499. His contract with the exact figure is yet to be released.

Larry Madowo Net Worth

Larry’s net worth is estimated at $3 million (Approx, €2,695,500). This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.


Madowo serves as an international correspondent for CNN News based in Nairobi, Kenya. He also hosts the long-running CNN series African Voices Changemakers. He joined the CNN news network in May 2021 as a correspondent.

Prior to that, he worked as a North America Correspondent based in Washington DC, for BBC News from June 2020 to May 2021. Before that, Larry served as the Africa Business Editor for BBC News.

He has also worked as a Technology Editor & News Anchor at NTV of Nation Media Grop, Kenya as well as a business presenter at CNBC Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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