Jimmy Kibaki is the chairman of Odibets and one of Kenya’s former president H.E Mwai Kibaki’s children who had the aim to be his father’s political heir. This article looks into his biography highlighting his background, career journey, personal life, and more details.
Jimmy Kibaki Age and Place of Birth
He was born the firstborn to his parents and picked a great deal of his parents’ physical and temperamental features.
Jimmy Kibaki Education Background
Details on Jimmy’s educational background are under the wraps and unavailable to the public.
Jimmy Kibaki Career Journey
Jimmy has portrayed interest in being his father’s political heir by getting into the political arena. For instance, he led in opposing Mary Wambui’s race for the Othaya Member of Parliament seat in 2013. Mary Wambui was a businesswoman alleged to have been in a relationship with the president siring a child named Winnie Mwai.
It is unclear whether he still eyes his presidential and political aspirations in the future in the footsteps of his father Mzee Mwai Emilio Mwai Kibaki.
On the other hand, he ventured into the betting industry in 2018 chairing a new entrant then – Odibets. His presence at the company secured a Ksh60 million sponsorship deal to Mathare United Football Club to improve their performance in the upcoming season. This venture into businesses came after he had failed at a previous business and was advised by the president to get into employment first. Jimmy Kibaki had initially worked in the insurance sector
Jimmy Kibaki Personal Life
He was born to Mwai Kibaki and Lucy Muthoni Kibaki and has four other siblings – Winnie Wangui Mwai (Alleged child from an earlier marriage between Mwai Kibaki and Mary Wambui), David Kibaki, June Kibaki, and Tony Kibaki. The family lost their mother Lucy Muthoni Kibaki in 2016 following an illness.
He has always been the lead communicator or spokesperson for the family often giving updates on Mzee’s health. Jimmy additionally dispels baseless rumors concerning the president such as his hospitalization or deteriorated health.
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|Real Names||Jimmy Kibaki|
|Age||40s (As of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Kenya|
|Year of Birth||1970s|