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Celebs you did not know were kids to politicians and civil servants

Celebs you did not know were kids to politicians and civil servants

Being born to a political can be a blessing or a curse. Here are Kenyans whose parents/kin were politicians back in the day.

Willis Raburu

Peter Raburu, who is father to media personality Willis Raburu was a provisional commissioner in Rift Valley during the Moi era.

At that time, PCs were the president’s representatives in the now defuncts provinces.

Jeff Koinange

Jeff Koinange’s grandfather Peter Mbiyu Koinange was a prominent politician during Jomo Kenyatta’s era.

He served in the government and cabinet of Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya’s first president, for 16 years.

During this time, he held the post of Member of Parliament for the Kiambaa constituency and the portfolios of Minister of State for Education, External Affairs, Pan-African Affairs, as well as Minister of State in the Office of the President.

Jeff Koinange

Ronald Karauri

SportPesa boss is son to former Tigania East MP Mathew Adams Karauri.

Like his father Ronald hopes to venture into politics some day.

Ronald Karauri

Noordin Harji

Yes you read that right, the Director of public prosecution Noordin Harji is a politicians son.

He is the son of Garissa Senator Yusuf Haji. Unlike his dad, Noordin is not keen on being a politician.

Rather he enjoys going after the bad guys.

Senator Yusuf Haji, father to DPP Noordin Haji