Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko – Nairobi County Governor 2017 – 2022

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko, Nairobi County Governor 2017, Biography, Profile, Education Background, Age, Wife, Family, Children, Son, Daughter, Contacts, Life History, Net worth, Wealth

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko was Elected as Nairobi County Governor on 8th August, 2017 Kenya General Elections 2017. He belongs to the Jubilee party.

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko Profile

Mike Mbuvi Sonko was born on February 27, 1975 in Mombasa, although he moved to,

Nairobi County, Kenya

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko Education Background

1. Kikowani Primary School in Mombasa
2. Kwale High School, Kwale County
3. Business Administration and Management at Edexcel International School in Mwanza and Pwani Business College.
4. Business Administration from Kenya Methodist University in 2015

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko Life/Job History

1. Started 2003 of Eastlands Matatu Operators Association
2. 2010 → 14th January 2013 – MP for Makadara Constituency on a NARC-Kenya Party ticket
3. Senator of Nairobi County on a TNA Party in the Jubilee Coalition.


Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko Networth

Mike Sonko’s wealth is traced to Mombasa where he was born and educated. There, his father ran a property and real estate agency, Pelly Properties, which he co-owned with another businessman.

“My father was a developer and used to sell beach plots at the Coast to European buyers. He made good profits because he bought the plots cheaply,” Mbuvi says. He said he made Sh5 million working for his father when he was in Form Four in Kwale High in 1991

Sonko relocated to Nairobi in 1994 where he bought eight matatus, which plied the Kibera route. He bought more matatus, which plied route 42 to Dandora and Umoja. He operated matatus in Dandora and Umoja from 1994 to 1997. “I was also buying and selling plots and residential houses,” says Sonko.

After 1997, he bought minibuses and began operating his matatu business in Buru Buru where his first minibus was christened ‘Ruffcuts’. He later bought two buses, one double-decker, for a tours and travel business.

He bought Club Casurina in Buru Buru as well as cyber cafes, salons, boutiques, and phone and accessories shops in Nairobi.

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko Profile
Mike Mbuvi Sonko Wife/Spouse   1. 1st wife: Njeri Wangui (Mother of Saumu Mbuvi)
2. 2nd wife: Lady from Juja (Deceased: Mother of Salma Mbuvi)
3. 3rd Wife: Primrose Mbuvi (Mother of Sandra Mbuvi)
4. Ms Josephine Wanjeri Thuku
Mike Mbuvi Sonko Father and Mother   Father: Gideon Kioko Kivanguli
Mother: Saumu Mukami Mbuvi
Mike Mbuvi Sonko Son, Daughter 3 daughters and 2 sons – 1 adopted
1. Saumu Mbuvi,
2. Salma Mbuvi
3. Sandra Mbuvi
4. Stanley Maina Thuku
5. Satrin Osinya

Mike Sonko Mbuvi Gidion Kioko

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