5 untold facts about Justina Wamae, George Wajackoya running mate


Justina Wamae is a Kenyan advocate, newspaper contributor, politician, and a businessperson. She is best known for being the Roots Party presidential candidate Prof George Wajackoyah’s running mate. Here are the top facts about Justina Wamae you need to know.

facts about Justina Wamae SRC: @People Daily
Justina Wamae, George Wajackoya’s running mate SRC: @People Daily

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Facts about Justina Wamae, George Wajackoyah’s running mate

1. She is the firstborn in her family

Justina was born in Kibera, Nairobi. She is the firstborn of the two children in her family. Her family relocated to Syokimau after the 2007-2008 post-election violence. How old is Justina Wamae now?

2. Justina Wamae age

The female politician was born in 1987 as Justina Wamae Wambui. She is therefore 35 years old as of 2022. What is Justina Wamae tribe?

Considering her third name, Justina’s ancestral roots reveal that she is of the Kikuyu tribe.

3. She is an alluminae of Daystar University

After sitting for her KCPE exams in 2001, Justina enrolled at Limuru Girls in Limuru Constituency, Kiambu County. In 2006, she joined Daystar University and pursued Bachelor of Commerce in Management Information Systems.

Moreover, she holds a Masters Degree in Procurement and Logistics from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.

4. She first joined politics in 2017

Wambui served as the Chairlady WaremboNaUhuru Lobby Group, Machakos Chapter from 2016 June to September 2017. While working here, she encouraged young women and youths to join politics and venture into businesses.

In 2017, she vied for Mavoko Parliamentary seat in Machakos County. Unfortunately, she lost the seat to her fellow contestant as she only got 1,200 votes.

She is currently the running mate to the Root’s Party presidential candidate, Prof George Wajackoyah.

Justina posing for a photo with Wajackoyah SRC: @Kenyans.co.
Justina posing for a photo with Wajackoyah SRC: @Kenyans.co.

Speaking on George Wajackoyah manisfesto, Justina said that they aim at helping the country clear debts as well as enable Kenyans lead good lives.

5. Justina Wamae husband and children

Justina got married to Alex Kanyi back in 2017. The happy couple welcomed their firstborn daughter in 2019. However, they have not disclosed her name to the public yet.

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