The whole of Kirinyaga is currently celebrating after one of their own Martha Karua was nominated to be the running mate of Raila Odinga. His father Jackson Karua is currently a happy man, and speaking live on Citizen Tv, Jackson said that Karua has been a very good and optimistic girl since she was young and they knew that one day she will make them more proud.
Martha Karua’s maisonette in Kirinyaga. It has been revealed why former Cabinet Minister and politician Martha Karua built a magnificent maisonette on her father’s land in Kirinyaga despite locals terming the move a taboo. The resplendent house is at Kimunye village in Kabare Ward of Gichugu Constituency that Karua represented as MP from 1992 to 2007. It is conspicuously towering others in the village within tea zone. From the upper floor Karua gets the cool, fresh air and good view of her people. The house
Meet Martha Karua's Parents as They React, Expressing Happiness After Martha Was Picked as Raila's Running Mate
Martha Karua's parents have finally spoken after their daughter was picked by Raila Amollo Odinga as the Azimio running mate. Martha Karua's father Jackson Karua thanked God after his daughter was selected as the running for Raila. Jackson said that they did not expect that Martha would be picked the running mate.
I praise God for choosing my daughter- Karua's Father reacts to his daughter's nomination as Raila DP
NARC Kenya party leader Martha Karua's nomination as Raila's running mate in Azimio continues to attract mixed reactions from leaders and residents across the country. Women leaders led by Kitui governor Charity Ngilu, Muranga women representative Sabina Chege and legislator Fatuma Gedi have showered praises to Martha Karua for her nominations as Raila's running mate.
Martha Wangari Karua is a no-nonsense woman who is an advocate of social justice by profession. She is among the few ladies who have made it to the high table of Kenyan politics. She is a lady who has kept her fight for human rights and improvements of the democratic process burning. Background Martha Karua was born in kirinyaga district, in the former Central Province. She is the daughter to Jackson Karua and the wife. Martha is the second born in a family of eight siblings. She has 3 sisters and four brothers.
Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua stands a chance to be the first female deputy President in Kenya since independence. This is after she was announced Raila's running mate under the Azimio la Umoja umbrella. A few minutes after she was appointed, Raila's running mate, KTN news, managed to talk to her parents, Jackson Karua and Josephine Wanjiru, from their home in Kirinyaga County.
Hours after Raila Odinga named Martha Karua as his running mate to face off with Ruto-Gachagua, Jackson Karua, father to Martha Karua has broken his silence about the decision. According to video posted by Citizen Tv Kenya, Jackson has expressed his excitement for Raila Odinga settling at his daughter for the Deputy President position.
Raila Odinga today appointed Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua as his running mate and the family members couldn't hide their joy. While congratulating their daughter on the historic appointment as Kenya's first female vice president, Karua's mother, father and younger brother could not hide their pride and happiness.
Narc-Kenya leader Martha Karua is one of the most vocal politicians in the country, a few know about her personal life. The Kenyan iron lady was born on 22nd September 1957 as the the second child in a family of eight, four girls and four boys. She is a daughter of one Jackson Karua who hails from Gichugu, Kirinyaga county where Ms Karua was brought up. Karua caused a stir on 6th December 2003, when she together with Catholic priest and University of Nairobi chaplain, Fr. Dominic Wamugunda, were carjacked a
Hours after Orange Democratic Party leader Raila Odinga who is aspiring presidential seat in Azimio La Umoja Kenya coalition unveiled Karua as his running mate, the family of the great woman could not hide their joy. Party leader of Narc, Martha Karua's father, who is Jackson Karua,could not hide his happiness.Her mother described her daughter as a hardworking woman who never note a word of giving up in her dictionary.The two parents were happy as they felt that for the history of Kenya, Karua will be the first woman Vice President.
Jackson Karua, the father to Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua has broken his silence moments after his daughter was nominated to deputize the Azimio la Umoja coalition party presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga. Mr. Karua who was interviewed by Citizen TV said he was grateful after her daughter was picked by the ODM party leader as his running mate out of the many other choices that he had.
Martha Karua is one of the most prominent women politicians in the country. Her passion for politics and justice have made her a ‘people’s person’ over the years. Her ability to balance her career and personal life make her a role model for many girls and women in the country. Martha karua early life. Martha Karua, full names Martha Wangari Karua was born on 22 September 1957 in Kirinyaga County. She was the second born in a family of eight children. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Karua resided at Kimunye
Jackson Karua who is the father to Raila Odinga's running mate Martha Karua has spoken about her daughter becoming the running mate of Raila Odinga, the overwhelmed father has been interviewed at his home in Gichugu constituency in Kirinyaga county. Jackson Karua has said that he never expected that the time for his daughter to be a running mate has come, he never thought and he is only thankful to almighty God whom he feels has made her daughter to be picked as a presidential running mate ahead of the 9th August 2022 general elections.
The parents of Raila Odinga's running mate and Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua have filled emotions after their daughter was unveiled as the Azimio la Umoja Deputy President. Speaking to Citizen TV, Jackson Karua, her father, and Josephine Wanjiru her mother were stunned to get the news that their daughter was going to be the running mate for Raila Odinga which is a miracle to them.
Reference to Narc Kenya leader Martha Wangari Karua as “Iron lady” came about when some people started comparing her to former powerful British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. It became popular after the 2007 disputed presidential election when she was the only ally of President Mwai Kibaki who arrived at the national tallying centre at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC), Nairobi, and took on ODM bigwigs who were contesting the results.
Martha Karua, daughter of Jackson Karua and his wife Josephine Wanjiru, was born in the Kirinyaga District of Kenya's Central Province on September 22, 1957. She is the second of eight children, four girls, and four boys, raised in the hamlet of Kimunye.She attended primary school at Mugumo, Kabare Girls Boarding School, and Keruguya St. Michael's boarding school.
Martha Karua is a Kenyan politician serving as the Member of Parliament for Gichugu constituency and at the High Court of Kenya, she is an advocate. She has always fought for women's rights and improved the democratic process. Background Her parents are Jackson Karua and Josephine Karua and she is the second born in a family of eight. She was born in Gichugu constituency, Kimunye village in Kenya where she spent her early life. Age She is currently 63 years old since she was born on the 22nd of September in
Raila Odinga's immediate family is overjoyed when Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga revealed Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua. Martha Karua's parents expressed their gratitude to God for her selection as Raila's running partner. Karua's mother, father, and younger brother could not hide their pleasure and joy as they congratulated their daughter on the historic nomination as Kenya's first female vice president.