Gone are the days when people used to refer to entertainers as hopeless people who only want cheap fame, these days we have learned celebrities who are also book smart as much as they are smart in entertainment.
Singer and model Wahu took a course that most women would be scared of studying some even say hurray! once they are done with it in High School. Wahu has a degree in Mathematics from University of Nairobi where she met love of her life Nameless.
Singer and actress Sanaipei Tande who is behind the song ‘chaguo la moyo wangu’ featuring Otile Brown is a trained Pharmacist from the Kenya Medical Training College.
The ‘salary’ hitmaker Nameless studied architecture from the University of Nairobi where he met Wahu his wife. It is claimed he helped design The Hub shopping mall in Karen, that cost a whooping 4 billion Kenyan shillings.
He is a trained physiotherapist and he worked at The Aga khan Hospital.
‘Nsikimuwona’ hitmaker Avril studied Art and Design at the University of Nairobi.
Besides comedy, he acted in the TV hit series ‘Real Househelps of Kawangware. He studied journalism at the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication, Njugush also acted in the ‘hapa kule news’ comedy which was his first breakthrough.
Brian Chweya now an advocate studied Law at the University of Nairobi, while Maureen Kunga is an undergraduate student at the University of Nairobi, taking a Degree in Law. The thrid member Wambui Ngugi graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Actuarial Science from The University of Nairobi.
He acted as one of the mischievous students in the drama-comedy show Tahidi High, as well as endorsing Indomie. He pursued broadcasting course at Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.
The rib cracking comedian joined Daystar University for Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism.
Mzazi Willy M Tuva
The hype Tv presenter who has a show called ‘Mambo Mseto East Africa’ that airs East African music took a journalism course from Kenya Institute of Mass Communication. He recently stated that he will start Mambo Mseto Awards to recognize and appreciate talents of artists from East Africa.