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From Boina to Azeezah: Top 10 most influential Gen Z Tiktokers in Kenya

TikTok has emerged as a platform where creativity knows no bounds, and Kenya’s Gen Z population is making waves.

With its short-form video format, TikTok has given rise to a new generation of influencers whose content resonates with millions worldwide. In Kenya, a vibrant community of TikTokers has captured the attention of audiences, showcasing their talents, humour, and unique perspectives. Here, we unveil the top 10 most followed Gen Z TikTokers who are redefining the digital landscape in Kenya.

Leading the pack, currently holding 3.0 million followers is Azziad Nasenya, whose infectious energy and engaging content have garnered a massive following. From dance challenges to comedic skits, Azziad keeps viewers hooked with her dynamic personality.


#azziad #morgyadrian

♬ Originalton – juliaarrobertsde

Following closely behind is Flaqo, with 1.8 million followers, known for his innovative storytelling, comic skits, and relatable content that strike a chord with Kenyan youth. Rounding out the top three is Claudia Naisabwa, whose authenticity and raw talent shine through in every video, earning her a dedicated fanbase.


KCPE 😭😭#flaqo #fyp #foryou #flaqo411 #ptp

♬ original sound – flaqo411


Beyond the top three, Kenya’s TikTok scene is teeming with talent, with each creator bringing something unique to the table. From fashionistas sharing style tips to activists raising awareness about social issues, these TikTokers are not just entertainers but also influencers who shape conversations and inspire change. Below is a list of other influential Gen Z TikTokers.

Azeezah Hashim
You may know her from hosting 10 over 10. Azeezah has become a household name in the media industry with her voice being one that many of her fans and followers most admire her for. The media personality has risen up the ranks at the young age of 24. Her audience on TikTok grows rampantly by the day, currently holding 103,100 followers.


♬ original sound – Media Messiah 👑💕

If there’s a soul that has captured the hearts and minds of many Kenyans it’s Boina. Her TikTok is full of hilarious food content if nothing else. Currently holding 183, 500 followers on TikTok, Boina has quickly risen as a make-shift content creator in her generation.


What do you think 🤔 #boina #boinaate #food #foodtiktok #foodie #foodeatingchallenge #fypシ゚viral #trending #tiktokkenya🇰🇪 #kenyantiktok

♬ Tshwala Bam (feat. S.N.E, EeQue) – Titom & Yuppe

Ajib Gathoni
She is a top dancer on TikTok and has over 1.2 million followers. Due to her huge following and influence among the youth, she has worked with brands like Safaricom, Coca Cola and was recently nominated for the Pulse Influencer Award and won the category of Best Dance Influencer of the year 2022.


Ati niniii😍😍😍😍

♬ original sound – MC OBI

Vick Brandon
He has about 2.7 million followers making him the second most followed. Vick does comedy skits on the platform and has garnered more than 35 million likes on his TikTok videos and also has a YouTube channel with over 3k subscribers.


I know y’all LAZY like me😅😅😅#vickbrandon #cayzysam #marshallkim #iconempire #aries254

♬ Wetin – Yarden

He has 2.1 million followers and has been able to generate traffic and make people laugh by bursting before crowds wearing his trademark earphones and starts screaming the lyrics of popular songs.


🇸🇴🇸🇴My people ♥️ #fyp #somali #litboy254 #moyadavid1 #tiktokkenya #tiktoksomalia

♬ original sound – Mr Litboy 🔮

Moya David
Being the most followed Content creator in the app, he has amassed almost 4.7 million followers on the platform. Just from dancing, he has taken surprises to a whole new level with his creativity and talent.

His craft has changed his life in that, he is now able to travel abroad just to surprise people who book him with all his bills and flights paid. His dance moves and flexibility are to die for and this has led to a daily increase of followers in all his socials.


I helped This Couple Get Back together!😃🥰Message From the Boyfriend 👉”Love, I am so responsible for my action and so I am now suffering the consequences that I deserve….I have seen this as the best way to say am sorry. Kindly forgive me and come-back.😭Simoh.#moyadavid1 #tiktokkenya #tanzania #tiktoktanzania #fypシ #viral #trending #foryou

♬ Mi Amor (feat. Jovial) – Marioo

Elsa Majimbo
Elsa Majimbo is an internet sensation and comedienne whose skits have taken her from Nairobi to Los Angeles. Her 3-year career has been filled with numerous milestones, and Elsa plans to continue on this trend, with most of her content now mostly revolving around storytelling. So far she has over 1.8 million followers.


♬ original sound – Elsa Majimbo