Amason Kingi biography, age, tribe, family, education, career, wife, children, net worth

Amason Kingi Jeffah was elected as the Speaker of the Senate Kenya, on Thursday September 8, 2022. His win came after his main competitor, the former Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka, withdrew from the race. Amason Kingi biography unfolds more about his life.

Amason Kingi biography  SRC: @Twitter
Amason Kingi, the elected Speaker of the Senate SRC: @Twitter

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Before his current post, Amason served as the Governor Kilifi County since 2013 until 2022. He is now the newly elected Speaker of the Senate, preceding Kenneth Lusaka and Ekwe David Ethuro respectively.

Amason Kingi profile

Real name:      Amason Kingi Jeffah

Place of birth:  Magarini, Kilifi County

Year of birth:    1974

Gender:              Male

Nationality:        Kenyan

Parents:              Not known

Amason Kingi siblings: Under review

Amason Kingi wife:      Liz Kingi

Children:                        2

Occupation:       Politician, Lawyer

Amason Kingi biography

The former Governor Kilifi County was born as Amason Kingi Jeffah to his parents in Magarini Constituency, Kilifi County. He then attended a nearby school for his primary education after which he proceeded to secondary. However, information about Amason Kingi parents is yet to be revealed.

The former Kilifi Governor, Amason Kingi SRC: @The Star
The former Kilifi Governor, Amason Kingi SRC: @The Star

Amason Kingi age

How old is Amason Kingi now? The Kenyan politician was born in Magarini, Kilifi County in 1974. He is therefore 49 years old as of 2023. He is yet to share the exact date and month when he was born.

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What is Amason Kingi tribe?

Despite being born in Kilifi, many people are still asking about King’s tribe. Unfortunately, he has never shared any information about his family background. We shall keep you updated immediately we find out more.

Amason Kingi family

The elected Speaker was born in a humble family, as his parents never had good paying jobs. Perhaps, that is what made him work hard in school.

Who are Amason Kingi brothers? The Kenyan politician has never shared any information about his brothers on social media platforms.

His educational background

Kingi attended Magarini primary school before he proceeded to Alliance Boys High School in 1989. Upon sitting for his final exams, he enrolled at the University of Nairobi for a Bachelor’s Degree in Law. He then joined Kenya School of Law and graduated in 1998.

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His career

Before his new post, Kingi worked as the District Coordinator for Kilifi District under the Constitution of Kenya Reform Commission (CKRC). He also served in the Ministry of Fisheries Development as a Minister, taking over Paul Otuoma from 2010 – 2013.

In 2003, he was elected as the Member of Parliament for Magarini Constituency, and served until 2013.

Besides, he was the Minister for East African Community Affairs between 2008 – 2010. He also served as the Governor of Kilifi County for 10 years.

Surprisingly, the party leader, Pamoja African Alliance (PAA), was on Thursday September 8, 2022 elected by President William Ruto to serve as the Speaker of the Senate.

Amason Kingi wife, Liz Kingi

Kingi is a married man. He tied a knot with Liz Kingi years ago, and the two are now leading a happy life. The couple is blessed with two children, whose names are not in the public eye.

Amason with his wife, Liz Kingi SRC: @Opera News
Amason with his wife, Liz Kingi SRC: @Opera News

What is Amason Kingi’s net worth?

Amason Kingi salary as a governor was Ksh. 924, 0000 excluding allowances. He also runs a number of businesses that generate him a good amount of money. Moreover, his current job guarantees better returns as compared to the previous one. Information about his net worth however is yet to be disclosed.

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