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Top 10 Kenyan Celebrities Interested in Joining Politics come 2022


Previous Tahidi High entertainer Joseph Kinuthia formally joined UDA in front of the expected 2022 general decisions. After being registered in the UDA party, Omosh said that he was contemplating vying for a Nairobi political seat that he will announce at a later date. 

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Another ex Tahidi High actor Dennis Mugo announced early this year that he will be joining politics. Speaking to a local daily in April of this year, the actor stated that he contemplated joining politics for a while, with his main focus being the youths. 

Betty Kyalo 

The celebrated media personality broke her silence on plans to join politics ahead of the 2022 general elections. She is currently not sure of the political seat she wants to vie for but she assured her fans that she will be on the ballot come 2022. 

Alex Mwakideu 

Alex confirmed that he wanted to vie for the Wundanyi parliamentary seat. His decision to join politics is the fact that nothing has been done for his communities by the former members of parliament. In an interview with former co-host Jalang'o, Mwakideu revealed that this year is his last job in Radio. 

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Jackson Makini announced last year in June that he will vie for the Kibra parliamentary seat come 2022. He said he wants to bring change that former politicians have always promised but never delivers. 

Jacky Maribe 

The former Citizen TV news anchor hinted through her Instagram account in June this year at running for a political seat in next year's general elections. 

Xtian Dela 

The determined content creator will give politics a try come 2022. He has vowed to end the bad dream of joblessness among the adolescents by setting out open doors and places of refuge.

Steve Mbogo 

Steve is a Kenyan businessman and a philanthropist. The self-proclaimed billionaire is known for his flamboyant lifestyle characterized by luxury cars, designer outfits, and holidays in exotic destinations. He is eying the Starehe parliamentary seat come 2022. 

Saumu Mbuvi 

The firstborn daughter of former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko wants to follow in her dad's footsteps as he is her mentor. She said she will vie for the Nairobi women representative position in next year's general elections. Her main agenda is to ensure mental health is taught in all schools, free sanitary pads to all, and do things that will be of help to the girls. 


The celebrated comedian and radio presenter Felix Odiwuor revealed that he will win the next general elections vying for the Langata parliamentary seat. He also revealed that his stint at Kiss 100 will be his last job at radio before venturing into politics come 2022.  

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