The Kenyan culture combines the customary practices of all networks and features a diverse range of well-known artists.
It also has written and unwritten scholarly tradition, primarily in English and Swahili, and has produced notable journalists, actors, artists, and humanitarians.
In this post, I’ll take you through some of the top celebrities in Kenya—net worth and everything you should know about them, so, without ado, let’s dive in.
1. Lupita Nyongo
Lupita Nyong’o, born in Mexico, and raised in Kenya, is an internationally recognized actress, featuring in one of the most popular movies, Black Panther.
Lupita has also featured in other award-winning films, such as ‘The Namesake’ and ‘The Constant Gardener.’ By 2021, Lupita’s net worth was around $10 million, according to The Wealthy Persons.
2. Huddah Monroe
Also known as The Boss Lady, Huddah makes her living from modeling events, product promotions, and other businesses. She has been featured in Big Brother Africa and crowned the best socialite model.
She has her famous clothing line—Hudda By Vazzi, that’s trusted by the majority of her fans nationwide. At the time of writing this, Monroe (2021) is a brand ambassador for cosmetics in BrightenMi because of her knowledge of the skin.
3. Eric Omondi
Erick Omondi is a well-known comedian, radio and television presenter. He boasts of over 3.5 million followers on Instagram and over 515k active YouTube subscribers. Eric has built massive wealth and has a net worth of approximately $10.8 million.
4. Sauti Sol
Sauti Sol is an afro-pop band singing group consisting of four artists—Bien Baraza, Willis Chimano. Polycarp Otieno, and Savara Mudigi. They have performed internationally—from Europe to the United States. They have received local and international awards, including the MTV Europe Music, BET, and Kisima Music Awards.
Sol’s net worth is around $20 million. They have followers of approximately 2 million on Instagram and over 774k subscribers on YouTube.