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Meet 8 Famous Kenyan Politicians Who Are Below 40 Years But Very Prominent

1.John Paul Mwirigi.

John Paul Mwirigi is a Kenyan politician and the current serving member of Parliament for Igembe South constituency.He was born on 7th January 1994,he is 28 years old.He is among the youngest members of parliament we have in the country.He was first elected as a Member of parliament in 2017 when he was 23 years old.In 2022 general elections he was re-elected as the Igembe South member of Parliament under UDA party ticket.

John Paul is a graduate from Mt Kenya University.He holds a Bachelor of Education degree in history and Kiswahili.The young MP was elected to the National Assembly when he was a third year student at Mt Kenya University.He pursued his degree as a part time student since he had to hustle for him to raise upkeep money and tuition.

2.Samson Cherargei.

Samson Cherargei is a Kenyan politician and one of the youngest senators we have in Kenya.He was born on 23rd August 1988, he is 34 years old.Cheragei is the current Nandi county senator following the 2022 general under UDA party ticket.

Samson Cherargei is the former Nandi county senator following the 2017 general elections under Jubilee party ticket.He is serving as a Nandi senator for a second consecutive term.

3.Cynthia Muge.

Cynthia Muge is a Kenyan politician and the current Nandi county Woman representative following the 2022 general elections under UDA party ticket.She previously served as the Kilibwoni Member of the County Assembly following the 2017 general elections.She is among the youngest woman representative in Kenya,she is 29 years old.

Cynthia Muge was first elected in 2017 as the Kilibwoni ward MCA.She was an Indipendent candidate since she could not afford the cost of the party's nomination form.She took a chance as an Independent candidate and won after a difficult penniless campaign.

Cynthia is one lady who has been out spoken on issues of governance.She is courageous despite her young age.

4.Babu Owino.

Babu Owino is a Kenyan vocal politician whose real name is Paul Ongili.He is the current Embakasi East constituency member of parliament.He is one of the youngest members of Parliament in Kenya.He was born on 10th October 1987,he is 34 years old.

Babu Owino is serving as the Embakasi member of parliament for the second term.He was first elected in 2017 general elections under ODM party ticket.He gained popularity after being recognized by the media as the chair person of Students' organization of Nairobi University.

5.Edwin Sifuna.

Edwin Sifuna is a Kenyan Politician who is currently serving as the Nairobi county senator.He was born on 22nd of May in 1986 in Bungoma county,he is 36 years old.In 2022 general elections Sifuna was elected as the Nairobi governor under ODM party ticket defeating Margaret Wanjiru of UDA.

Edwin is a vocal and aggressive politician.He is never afraid of speaking out his mind.He has often made headlines following controversial encounters with his fellow leaders.Sifuna and former Kanduyi and Bungoma South member of Parliament Lawrence Sifuna are brothers.

6.Aaron Cheruiyot.

Aaron Cheruiyot is a Kenyan politician and the serving Kericho county senator.He is among the youngest Kenyan senators.He was born on 23rd February 1986,he is 36 years old.Aaron Cheruiyot is the former Kericho county senator.

He is a Moi university graduate.He graduate from Moi University in the year 2010.He started gaining political interest when he was still in the University.In 2008 he vied for Moi University Student organization (MUSO) chairman 's seat in 2008 but lost out narrowly to Moses Orango.

7.Johnson Sakaja.

Johnson Sakaja is a Kenyan politician and one of the youngest governors we have in the country.He was born on 2nd February 1985,he is 37 years old.He is currently serving as the Nairobi county governor following the 2022 general elections.He is the former Nairobi county senator following the 2017 general elections.

Sakaja also served as a nominated member of the National Assembly from 2013 to 2017.He was nominated by the National Alliance (TNA) party which was part of the Jubilee coalition.He also served as the National chairman of TNA party until the year 2016 when TNA party merged with 12 other parties to form Jubilee party.

8.Stephen Sang.

Stephen Sang is a Kenyan Politician and a lawyer.He is the current Nandi county governor following the 2022 general elections under UDA party.He was born on 1st January 1985, he is 37 years old.

Stephen Sang is also the former Nandi county governor from 2017-2022.He is therefore serving as the governor for a second term.He previously served as the senator for Nandi county from 2013 to 2017.

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