By PATRICK KIMANZI / COUNTY DIARY Editor
If Kitui County Governor H.E Charity Ngilu is the politician with more followers on the social media landscape in Kitui, then towering social media influencer Yoana Kimwele must be the most sought after blogger in Ukambani region – and growing.
Yoana, the reknown publisher of The COUNTY DIARY is reported to have enrolled for a degree in mass communication, Last week, editors of the blog reported that it had at last clocked in it’s millionth visitor, achieved a milestone envied by many wannabe bloggers in Kenya.
Yohana is the founder of The COUNTY DIARY which is considered to be the leading News Blog in the region with 120,000+ views per any given day.
Being a top-notch content marketing with one of fastest growing Blogs in Ukambani region Yoana is one of the topmost social media influencers and a renowned digital entrepreneur, digital strategist, marketing blogger and a kingmaker in the political arena.
Due to his contribution to the digital marketing arena in Kenya, he was personally invited to Harambee House by guess who – The Deputy President of Kenya, William Ruto himself!
So how did Yoana Kimwele, the boy from Mutha in Kitui South make it this far? started on Facebook as a joke,
he created A Facebook group dubbed Kitui county Professional which was later destroyed by Dr.Malombes communication team. By the time they deleted the group, it had 20k members in 2014.
The son of Mutha went ahead to create another group called KITUI COUNTY which has over 100k members.
He runs an executive WhatsApp group dubbed Kitui Professional chat, that comprises who is who in kitui county.
The boy from kitui south last year made headline by Meeting the Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya, the details of the meeting Remains scant.
Yoana who recent “Social Media Marketing is the lifeblood of any online business or brand. It is immensely difficult for a business to imagine their online success without having an effective social media marketing strategy in hand. Various studies have also cemented this fact that social media marketing is one of the most important aspects of online marketing” says Patrick Kimanzi, one of the Editors at The COUNTY DIARY.
“He is among the most trusted blogger in retire Eastern region, he is suave, persuasive and a go-getter” adds Patrick Kimanzi.
In kitui Governor Ngilu has the highest number of social media followers followed by Yoana kimwele.
Social Media Marketing is a constantly evolving field and if you want to be successful, then you have to be on your toes and inquisitive enough to learn and adapt yourself according to the ongoing changes.