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Famous Former Celebrities Who Are Thriving In Politics

Citizen_Ke
By Citizen_Ke | self meida writer
Published 15 days ago - 0 views

(KJ playing Lucy Kibaki's role in comedy)

Power is sweet and everyone dreams of it. But power comes along with politics which such an is attractive ambition and most people especially celebrities think of running for seats once they gain good fame.

Many have tried and succeeded while others have killed careers in the name of politics.

Here in Kenya, we have seen big celebrity and media personalities thrive and doing unimaginable developments in their elected areas. Here are some of those excelling;

1. Mohammed Ali 'Jicho Pevu'.

The Nyali Constituency Member of Parliament quit his journalism career for politics and is currently one of the most liked leader since his election in 2017.

2. Charles ‘Jaguar’ Njagua Kanyi.

Former genge musician entered the political arena flamboyantly as one of the richest artists in Kenya.

Jaguar defeated veteran politician Maina Kamanda for Starehe Constituency Seat.

3. Sabina Wanjiru Chege.

Considered one of the most vocal politician in Central Kenya, Sabina quit her job at KBC's Coro FM and is the on her second term as Murang'a Woman Representative.

4. John Kiarie, KJ.

He became famous during the days of Redykyulass show and is current Member of Parliament for Dagoretti..

Others include former news anchor Naisuda Leisula and actress Millicent Mugadi.


Who is your favorite among them? Let us hear in the comment section.

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