Wangui wa Ngirici Bio, Career, Age, Education, Family, Investments, Politics, Husband and Net Worth

Wangui wa Ngirici is a Kenyan business woman and politician currently serving as the women representative for Kirinyaga County in the Kenyan Parliament.

She joined active politics in 2017 after she decided to cast her nets into the women Rep contest. Prior to that, she led a rather lowkey personal life while concentrating on her businesses and family affairs.

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Her journey to political success began when she won the Jubilee party primaries for Kirinyaga women Rep. She combined efforts with her husband in the much contested general elections campaigns and emerged the Victor in the end.

Wangui wa Ngirici Age and Place of Birth


Ngirici was born and raised in Kirinyaga County, central Kenya. Her year of birth is 1978 and she is aged 43 at the time of this publication.

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Ngirici attended a local primary school and later joined Karoti Secondary School. She holds a Bachelors of Commerce degree from London University.

In addition to that, she holds a Masters degree in Human Resource Management from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT). 

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Wangui wa Ngirici Career

Upon graduation, Wangui worked for World Food Program, an international NGO for some time before she quit to join her husband in business.

Together with her husband, they began importing and selling tyres and vehicles from abroad. Their business venture became a success and they later expanded their empire into other industries such as media, transport, real estate, and mining.

She later established a foundation that conducted charity works in Kirinyaga County such as free medical camps, providing relief food, and sanitary pads to needy teenage girls.

She also purchased tractors to help rice farmers in desaltation of rice canals with an aim of increasing agricultural productivity in the region.

Wangui wa Ngirici Family

Wangui wa Ngirici with her hubby during his 50th birthday celebration. Photo/Courtesy

Wangui wa Ngirici got married to her husband Andrew Peter Ngirici, a class 4 dropout who initially performed casual jobs to earn a living but later established a successful business empire.

Ngirici and his wife are blessed with 3 children namely Sean Ngirici, Tanya Ngirici, and Dean Ngirici. They are known to lead a lavish lifestyle, featuring high end birthday parties for their children, expensive cars, houses, and other flashy properties.

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