You may recognize Awinja from her funny antics and dramatic role on Papa Shirandula, not forgetting her hilarious luhya accent that gives her a cutting edge and uniqueness in the film industry in Kenya.
The celebrated actress, real name Jacky Vike, knows how to bring out humour and more so with her rugged acting costumes that give her a full look for her character.
Awinja plays the role of a house nanny, who works for Papa Shirandula and his theatrical wife, Wilbroda and there’s no doubt that this is one of the most loved and popular comedy shows in the Kenyan entertainment scene.
But away from the cameras, Awinja is a very fashionable and trendy lady who knows how to dress her body and the minute she puts on a little makeup, you might pass her on the streets, because, trust me, she’s unrecognizable.
Jacky Vike is a totally gorgeous off the character on Papa Shirandula and her beauty is just on another level. And though she has kept her love life off the public radar, it looks like she’s actually in a very happy relationship.
Awinja has revealed that she is expecting her first child by sharing heart-warming photos of her baby bump, and oh my, she sure looks incredible.
She revealed the great news on her social media with an adorable photo showing her growing pregnancy with this caption; “Just the Two of Us, thank you, Lord, for this Gift, I can’t be Grateful enough!! ❤❤❤❤❤ #MotherhoodJourneyWithJackyVike”.
Congratulations are in order for the mother to be. Check out the amazing photos below.