Anne Waiguru Biography, Career, Politics, Age, Husband, Age and Net Worth

Anne Waiguru, born Anne Mumbi Waiguru alias “Minji Minji” is a superwoman pushing beyond the limits to set a good example in society and secure a better place for women in leadership. Waiguru is a well-known Kenyan politician serving as Kirinyaga’s Governor.

Being one of the three Women governors in Kenya Waiguru has gained political millage in such a short period of time.  The young-looking governor once served as Minister for devolution before joining politics.

Waiguru has only served for one term and she is ready and steady to defend her seat in the upcoming election. Waiguru will be running on  a UDA ticket, a party she initially criticized but later decamped to it after what she termed as “the ground has decided.”

Ann Waiguru Biography

Anne Waiguru Age and Place of Birth

The Kirinyaga governor was born on April 16th, 1971 and she will be turning 51 in April.

Anne Waiguru Family

Waiguru was born in Nairobi as the last born in a family of four. Her father worked in the public service while her mother was a businessperson.

Her family was juggling from the City to the village where she got the experience of both sides of the country.

Husband and Kids

Ann Waiguru Biography

Waiguru got married in the mid-1990s to lawyer Tony Waiguru, and the two were blessed with three kids Don Waiguru, Dan Waiguru and Ron Waiguru. The two later went their separate ways in 2005 due to marital issues but Anne still maintained Tony’s name as her last name.

Despite her first marriage hitting the rocks, Waiguru never lost hope in building a home. In 2019, she officiated her union with a Veteran lawyer Kamotho Waiganjo. The two officiated their union in a cultural wedding aligning with Kikuyu culture.

Anne Waiguru Education

Anne began her schooling at Nairobi River Primary School situated in Buruburu. After that, she joined Precious Blood Girls, Riruta where she emerged as one of the top students nationally.

For her higher education, she joined Egerton University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agriculture and home economics. After that, she joined the University of Nairobi where she pursued her master’s in the same course.

Anne Waiguru Salary and Net Worth

Her actual net salary and Net worth are still unclear at the moment.


Ann Waiguru Biography

The iron lady began her career as an intern working at Transparency International. After that, she began she started contributing to the public service reform secretariat.