Patrick Nzioka is a senior writer, special projects, with with the Daily Nation. Prior to this post, he was the Assignments Editor. Previously, he was the Nation Media Group (NMG) Bureau Chief for Mount Kenya Region from 2008-2014. He is a graduate of the University of Nairobi's School of Journalism and Egerton University. He is also an alumnus of the USA Professional Fellows Program and the European Journalism Centre. He writes on politics, government and conflict.