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From Korogocho Soup Seller To The Best African Radio Presenter.

Life is always not a straight line, it is full of bumps and sharp Conners in most cases. Life requires a lot of hard work and determination i for one to reach his comfortable zone like the case of radio Jambo presenter Mbusii.

Daniel Githinji Mwangi (original name), is originally from Nyeri, but he grew up in Korongocho slums in Nairobi city.He attended Eastleigh Airport primary school, before joining Maina Majingi high school to further his Secondary education. Indeed, Mbusi has credited his success to unwavering support of his wife "mama Stacy".

Mbusi use to sell soup in the slums of Korongocho before he took a Gamble and joined The Kenya National Theatre (KNT) to trie his luck in acting. Here, he had a number of roles on set book play.The radio presenter also revealed how he once started selling drugs to meet his daily needs. He has no option but to deal in drugs to support his family and pay their mabati house rent in Korongocho alums.

Githinji started hosting the raggea shows in Ghetto radio alongside Bonoko, a former street kid who also Rose to fame after an eye witness of a shoot out between the police and thugs. Luckily, at Ghetto radio, more lucrative positions came knocking on Mbusii's door. This saw him quiting Ghetto to join radio Jambo which have a large number of audience.

At radio Jambo, Mbusii together with his colleague LionDee host raggea show with quite a number of tuners, majorly the youth. This has made him much successful, and not only to be popular in Kenya ,but also in the entire continent of Africa. On November 25th, 2019, the presenter was crowned the best African Act/On-air(TV/Radio) personality of the year, in an event that was held in Accra Ghana.

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