Yes, polygamy is legal in Kenya and once two parties agree to a union, not even the first wife can stand in their way. There is also no limit to the number of women one man can marry.
Here are a glimpse of different county governor who are polygamous.
1. Alfred Mutua- Machakos County.
Above: Josephine Thitu
Josephine Thitu is the first wife of Alfred Mutua.
“My name is Dr Josephine Thitu. I got married to then Mr alfred Mutua on 1st July 2OOO at Nairobi Baptist Ngong Road in a church ceremony. We are still married. And have three children, a boy aged 7 years old and twins aged 4.” Josephine revealed.
Alfred rarely goes to public functions with Josephine. However,Josephine is a Christian who chooses to support her husband behind the scenes and undertaking projects that uplift the lives of women and children in Machakos County.
On the other hand,Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua is never shy of showering his stunning wife Lilian Nganga with affection publicly.
Above: Lilian Ng'ang'a
Mutua and Lilian are always together in public functions.
2. Wycliffe Oparanya- Kakamega County
Wycliffe Oparanya has two wives namely Priscillah Oparanya and Caroline Oparanya. The two have been serving as the first ladies of the Oparanya led county for a period of 8 years now. Their peaceful coexistence is something rare.
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