It’s fast becoming a norm for Musicians to join the political fields and the latest is Kenyan singer Charles Njagua Kanyi, aka Jaguar who was also announced the winner of the Starehe constituency in recently concluded Kenyan presidential and parliamentary elections that kick started on Tuesday 8th August 2017.
Kenyan musician Jaguar was also announced the winner of the Starehe Constituency months after the Jubilee Party invalidated the nomination of Maina Kamanda as the Starehe Constituency winner of the Jubilee nomination held to pave way for the nomination of Charles Njagua Kanyi after Jaguar filing in a petition to the Jubilee party Appeals Tribunal claiming he won the nomination and it seems the “Kigeugeu” hitmaker disappoint his party and had a landslide victory in the just-concluded elections, beating his rivals Boniface Mwangi of Ukweli party and Steve Mbogo of ODM.
Jaguar is anticipated to be the wealthiest and most philanthropic artiste as quoted by Entertainment Magazines and blogs in East Africa.
Charles Njagua Kanyi aka Jaguar is a Kenyan musician, entrepreneur, politician and known philanthropist born in a family of three siblings.
He has since recorded several hit singles including; Kipepeo, Kioo and One centimeter, An African collaboration featuring Popular Nigerian Artiste Iyanya and has also featured popular South African Duo, Mafikizolo in his single titled “Going Nowhere“.
Besides his music business, Jaguar owns a fleet of personal luxury cars and is known to have investments in Real Estate as well as the Transport and Aviation Industry and On 9th August 2017 Jaguar was elected to serve the Constituency of Starehe in Nairobi on a Jubilee Party ticket after defeating Steve Mbogo, Boniface Mwangi and Mwaniki Kwenya. Jaguar previously defeated Incumbent MP of Hon. Starehe Maina Kamanda in a hotly contested nomination race for the Jubilee Party ticket in April 2017.
We just wish the Kenyan promising music star and politician a prosperous term of service in the political arena.