Sunny Days Ahead For Beloved Kenyan Weatherman Nguata Francis

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If you grew up in the 90s, then you probably saw Nguatah Francis every day on the news. He was the weatherman that all Kenyans loved. Every evening, families would gather around the black and white television screen and listen as he took them through the weather to expect the next day from different parts of Kenya. His weather predictions were right more often than not and influenced a lot of things, including dress code and travel plans. 

Sunny Days Ahead For Beloved Kenyan Weatherman Nguata Francis

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After more than 25 years in the weather business, Nguatah Francis has officially retired. This news was shared on Twitter by the official Kenya Meteorological Department account. At the time, he was working as the Central Director of Meteorology. Previously, he was the national weather forecaster at KBC for 16 years.


This was met with a lot of good wishes from Kenyans on Twitter. Many fondly remember how Nguatah Francis used to move the weather icons around by hand when talking about different places. Others remember hilarious times that he got the weather wrong. 


While the weather forecasting in Kenya has changed a lot over the years, Nguatah Francis remains unforgettable.


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