Working in the media industry is no easy task and one has to figure a way of getting around. And Kenyan media personalities have opted to do so in a classy and stylish manner.
Although being in the media and in the limelight has it’s perks and major downside, the personalities are holding their own. This is evidenced in how they have invested their money to ensure they are comfortable.
They have not spared any expenses in ensuring their transportation is as comfortable and luxurious as their bank account can allow.
He is among the few media personalities who does not shy away from treating himself with eavy classic machines. Maina’s car collection includes a Range Rover Sport, Toyota V8, Jaguar, BMW X6 and many other brands.
The classic FM presenter owns a BMW X6, which he acquired at a cost of Ksh 12 million which he currently rides.
The self proclaimed bad boy and Raverend only has a taste for finer things in life. And his taste for cars is evident, he currently drives a Range Rover which is among his expensive collection of machines which also involves a classy motorbike which you should not mistake for your usual boda bodas. EVER.
Media personality Jeff Koinange knows how to roll. He does it by grabbing everyone’s attention, oh so effortlessly. While his personality is larger than life, his car also has a personality of it’s own. Jeff rolls around in a Merceds Benz G – class which some of us can only admire in traffic.
The no nonsense iron lady proves to woman that you don’t have to depend on a man to drive a classy car. Caroline currently rides a V8, as you ladies continue slaying and posting photos on #IfikieWazazi Carol is busy making money moves to be able to buy the next hot machine her heart so desires.
Njogu Wa Njoroge
The former Kameme Fm presenter who now runs the breakfast show at the top vernacular station in Kenya, Gukena FM rolls in a V8 black in colour.
Celebrity couples are well known for holding private weddings that are invite- only affairs, but somehow the press gets wind of the venue and informs us in good time. These particular couples however managed to keep their relationship from the prying eye of the press. We only learnt about their nuptials months later or after they posted baby photos. Check out the celebrity couples who have gotten together secretly.
1. Dj Mo and Size 8
This celebrity couple shocked the public after they came out stating that they are man and wife. The former secular sensation turned gospel wed celebrity DJ Mo of system unit in Septemeber 2013. The couple decided to put an end to rumours that they were having an affair and living under one roof by announcing their marriage one month later. They had a small private affair involving only family and the officiating bishop was Size 8’s father. Size 8 reveals that she is a very private person and marriage is something personal and that’s why she did a private wedding.
2. Larry Asego
Little is known about Larry Asego’s marriage as he keeps his private life really private. He allegedly had a small private affair at his house in 2013 making his relationship official and he invited guests via sms. He has two children.
3. Betty Bayo and Pastor Kanyari
Betty Bayo’s marriage to controversial pastor Victor Kanyari was a top most secret. She wed in 2012 and was away from the lime light only to reappear later in 2013 claiming the mysterious man she was married to was none other than Kanyari. The couple has since faced a rough patch after an expose showed her husband as a con pastor running the sh310 scam for a miracle. Betty denounced her husband in public but rumours claim the couple is still together.
4. Tina Kaggia and JB Masanduku
The celebrity couple wedded at the AG chambers in the ceremony attended by only a few family members and close friends. The private ceremony shocked the media especially because their relationship was in the limelight but somehow they managed to keep the ceremony secret. The couple has two children, Tina’s daughter Imani from a previous relationship and their son born last year.
5. J Blessing and Shantel
Shantel is known for her trial in music when she released her one hit wonder ‘Toklezea’ with Abbas. J Blessing was allegedly dating a popular radio host and he left her heavy with child for Shantel. They were rumoured to be planning a wedding in Dubai from close sources. It is yet to happen, but the couple already moved in together and have a child.
6. Shaffie Weru and Jada Joan
Shaffie Weru, the Kiss 100 breakfast host is also in the list of celebrities who wed secretly. He confessed last year that he had been hitched to Joan for four years putting a stop to the rumours. They also have a child together.
Cupid’s ex is determined to prove that happy endings are just something from a dream. We thought this celebrity couples were altar bound, but different plans were already set out. They hooked up, some even for 10-years others for months, some had children and then eventually broke up. Here is our list of rising celebrity breakups
Shaffie Weru and Debbie Asila
Kiss fm radio presenter Shaffie Weru and musician Debbie Asila were the IT celebrity couple in the early 2000s. They hooked up, broke up, hooked up again and even had a daughter, Milan, who is now 10 years old. They have since parted ways and we can only speculate about the reasons for their breakup.
Nick Mutuma and Bridgit Shighadi
Radio presenter and actor Nick Mutuma broke up with his model girlfriend in 2014. Rumors were rife that they would get back together but that seems only the belief of the hopeless romantics, although we must admit they made the cutest celebrity couple in Nairobi
Sage and Rabbit
Not much is known about musician Sage and Rabbit’s secretive relationship. Speculation was rife about their union with information reaching the media later that their relationship had gone sour. Rabbit moved on with a different woman who is his supposed fiancée, she gave birth two months after Sage had delivered Rabbit’s baby. This makes for the perfect love triangle.
Adelle Onyango and Christopher Obwaka
Kiss fm presenter Adelle Onyango and Christopher were engaged back in 2013. The couple had been friends for over six years and only started dating in mid 2012. They had set a February 2014 date for their wedding only to break up amid rumours of infidelity.
Adelle & Chris (ictville.com)
Linda Muthama and Walter Mong’are
Walter Mong’are who is mostly known by his stage name Nyamabane and Linda Muthama had set the bar as the perfect couple in a working polygamous relationship. But it seems that wasn’t so and Linda will no longer be the bar for polygamous relationships. They had been together for over 10 years and in a recent revelation to Drum magazine Linda confessed to have parted ways with Nyambane over a year ago.