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10 things to know about Mugo wa Wairimu

By MERCY NJOKI September 11th, 2015 1 min read

1. He was born in 1975. It is not clear whether he is married, but his friends say he talks a lot about his daughter.

2. He graduated with a Bachelor in Science degree in Nursing at the University of Nairobi in 2000.

3. He is not a registered as a Doctor with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board

4. According to his close friends, Mugo is a heavy drinker. He drinks in the company of women.

5. Mugo is actively involved in politics and is an enthusiastic Jubilee supporter.


6. Senator Omar once recorded a statement with the Police claiming that Mugo had threatened his life in regard to the fight against drugs at the Coast. This led to a whole session at the Senate to discuss the conduct of Mugo.

7. Mugo is a blogger who commands a huge following on social media. He blogs about his life at the university and politically related topics.

8. Mugo is a member of the Jubilee Social Media Cabinet, a group of Jubilee supporters who articulate the coalition’s agenda on social media

9. Mugo enjoys the friendship and contacts of key politicians, journalists and high ranking police officers.

10. Residents of Githurai 44 and Zimmerman, where he used to operate his clinics, claim he used to bribe Police in order to continue operating his clinics.