Kenyan celebs appetite for education is an inspiration we should not only desire but also follow up.
If you are looking for such an inspiration, here is a list of Kenyan celebs who graduated in 2023.
Award-winning journalist and media personality Waihiga Mwaura recently graduated from Daystar University with a Master of Arts in Communication (Media Studies). Mwaura, who is known for his work as a senior lead presenter with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), shared the news on his social media platforms, expressing his gratitude to his wife, family, friends, and professors for their support.
Mwaura’s journey to graduation was not without its challenges. As he mentioned in his post, there were times when he thought he would never finish the program. However, he persevered, motivated by his passion for learning and his desire to make a difference in the world.
God done did it. M.A. in Communication(Media Studies). What a journey this has been, one I thought would never end (story for another day). But here we are. So many people to thank. My beloved Joyce Omondi Waihiga for all the support through this journey. My family, who all encouraged me to never give up. A very helpful group of people at Daystar University. The PhD students who pushed me on. And to anyone I may have forgotten-thank you.
As Malcolm X once said, Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. “
Mwaura’s graduation is a significant achievement, both for himself and for the Kenyan media industry. He is an inspiration to many young journalists and media professionals, who aspire to follow in his footsteps.
Mwaura’s success is a testament to the power of education. As Malcolm X once said, “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” Mwaura is now better equipped to use his platform to inform and inspire others, and to make a positive impact on society.
Congratulations to Waihiga Mwaura on his graduation!
On 8th December, 2023, Kenyan popular singer based in Mombasa Akothee announced her great yet another milestone in her life.
She graduated from Mt Kenya University, with degree in BBM
Here is her message.
Today, we stand witness to a triumph 14 years in the making. .ESTHER AKOTH KOKEYO graduation from MT KENYA UNIVERSITY BBM class of 2023 is not just an academic achievement; it’s a testament to unwavering resilience.
In the face of adversity, Akothee’s journey symbolizes the indomitable human spirit. Her graduation is not just a personal victory but an inspiration for all who dare to dream against all odds.
Congratulations, ESTHER AKOTH KOKEYO AKOTHEE, on this remarkable accomplishment Your resilience is a beacon, illuminating the path for those who believe in the transformative power of education. Cheers to a journey well-traveled and a future filled with boundless possibilities.
Former KTN journalist Dr Mercy Korir has taken to social media to share a heartwarming photo of herself with her baby after graduating with a Masters in Marketing and Finance. In the photo, Korir is wearing her graduation gown and hat, while her baby is also wearing a miniature gown and hat.
The photo has gone viral, with many people congratulating Korir on her achievement and praising her for being an inspiration to other mothers.
Korir’s story is one of resilience and determination. She began her career as a journalist at KTN, where she quickly rose through the ranks to become a senior reporter. However, she decided to leave journalism to pursue her dream of becoming a business leader.
Korir enrolled in a Masters program in Marketing and Finance, and she graduated with top honors.
Korir’s success is a testament to the fact that it is possible to achieve your dreams, no matter what your circumstances are. She is an inspiration to all women, especially mothers, who are juggling their careers and personal lives.
Korir’s story is a reminder that it is never too late to pursue your dreams. With hard work and determination, anything is possible.
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Former TV girl Janet Mbugua when she watched her big sister Sharon graduate in 2023.
Janet went on her social media platform to celebrate the achievement of her sister, showing that she really made her proud.
Shout out to my elder sister Sharon, who graduated from a business coaching programme by Treasure Core International/TCI group that enhances knowledge on skills, vision & monetization.
About throwing herself a graduation party, she said, “If I don’t celebrate me, who will?”
Lesson learnt; it’s ok to give yourself flowers
I’m proud of her! – Janet Mbugua posted on her Facebook wall
Royal Media Services Managing Editor Jamila Mohamed in March 2023 graduated with a masters from Aga Khan University.
Congrats to Jamila!!
Kenyan musician and entrepreneur Akothee is delighted after her dear daughter graduated with a lucrative degree in Europe.
I admitted her in a language school in France for a year before she joined University where she has graduated with Bachelors degree in Tourism & hotel management
She already secured a job and doing her masters now
Akothee added that her daughter Fancy Makadia had already enrolled for a masters degree in the same field
My Daughter has made me Soo proud that I couldn’t keep this story .
Fancy started off her career at Ulanda girls before moving to complete her early studies in Nairobi’s posh school Braeburn Schools.
She would then shift to France for a language course before embarking on her degree journey
Singer Akothee could not fight back her tears!