Duke Mainga Echate Biography: Age, Wife Milkah, Daughter, Family, Education, & Career History


Echate is a prolific Kisii politician cum musician in his youthful years. Locals among them fanatics look up to his leadership and streetbangers for entertainment. Summarized below is an interesting life story as narrated in Duke Mainga Echate biography.

Mr Mainga came to the limelight as a member of the Kisii County Executive Committee during Governor Ongwae’s tenure. He has since retained his prominence in national politics.

Duke Mainga Echate
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Duke Mainga Echate profile facts

Full names Duke Mainga Echate
BirthdayAugust 10, 1991
Age33 years
WifeMilkah Obonyo Kerubo
CareerPolitician/singer
HomeRiriba Village
ConstituencyBomachoge Borabu
CountyKisii County

Duke Mainga Echate biography

Echate allegedly earned the nickname from his uncle; a notorious Kisi warrior. The name Echate sprung from a fallen warrior who courageously led his troops in all warfares.

How old is Echate? Born in August 10, 1991, Echate is 33 years old as of 2024. He grew up an orphan after losing both parents at age 14.

Education and career background

After working hard and successfully Moi University, Echate would later drop out for lacking school fees. He immediately became a Mandazi-chai hawker with the dream of continuing his education.

Luckily, he managed to join Kisii University for a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature. While at the institution, he served in KUSA as the Secretary General.

On failing to clinge the Borabu parliamentary seat, Echate landed on the CEC role in the ministry of sports and youth affairs.

His affiliation to the ruling UDA party eventually saw him become the chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Commodities Fund, for three years effective February 10, 2023

Echate family

Duke Mainga is happily married to Milkah Obonyo Kerubo with who.he has a lovely daughter Afrika Nyabwari.

The couple from 2013 welcomed yet another kid in 2023.

Duke Mainga Echate biography highlights success at its best! It is a story of a once orphaned young boy living his dreams against all the odds.


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