Margaret Wanjiru is a Kenyan politician and a Bishop at Jesus is Alive Ministries (JIAM). She is also popularly known as ‘Mama Na Kazi’. She belongs to Jubilee Party after leaving ODM party and was elected to represent the Starehe Constituency in the National Assembly of Kenya since the 2007 Kenyan parliamentary election
MARGARET WANJIRU BIOGRAPHY
Bishop Margaret Wanjiru was born in Nairobi as the third child into a very poor family of casual workers. Despite the many challenges that come with poverty, her hard working mother was able to put her through both primary and high school while instilling the discipline necessary to excel in life.
She worked hard in her pursuit of a better future and by the time she was 17 years old, she was paying her way through college by working numerous jobs. She worked as a house girl, hawker, a toilet cleaner, car cleaner and office cleaner. On graduation from college she earned herself a position as sales girl.
BISHOP MARGARET WANJIRU EDUCATION AND CV
She graduated from St Paul’s University with a BA in leadership and administration.
Bishop Margaret Wanjiru has for a long time been actively involved with matters of national concern. As a leader she has for years been a vocal participant in governmental policy and leadership issues across the board.
Politicians have for years called on the Kenyan churches when elections are near on a vote seeking mission only to soon after renege on their every promise to the people of Kenya . Her call to national leadership (politics) is as a result of the people demanding better leadership and representation in government.
In 2007, she was elected as a Member of Parliament for Starehe Constituency in a hotly contested election in one of the most challenging constituencies in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya.
She now has the opportunity to not only continue pursuing better governance for the Kenyan people but to also be a key participant in the policy making and implementation process as we work together towards a better Kenya.
In 2008, she was appointed into the cabinet as an Assistant Minister for Housing.
She has a Doctorate in Divinity excelling in the matters of religion, education and human sciences. Recently, she obtained a certificate on governance from Harvard University – USA.
BISHOP MARGARET WANJIRU HUSBAND
Bishop claims she is a single mother of three
James Kamangu, the alleged husband of Assistant Minister Margaret Wanjiru is died on October 2018.
Family members said Mr Kamangu passed away at the Kenyatta National Hospital on Wednesday morning, after sudden illness.
After a long stay without a husband Bishop Margaret Wanjiru has confirmed that she is ready to walk down the aisle again. She confirmed this during an interview with KTN’s Sofia Wanuna.
He cancelled engagement with South African preacher Samuel Matjeke.
BISHOP WEALTH AND NET WORTH
This discipline and determination to succeed resulted in rapid promotions and various accomplishments until she became a sales and marketing executive for a multinational firm in the city. She later went on to form her own business in the city excelling both as an entrepreneur and single mother to her two sons and one daughter.
BISHOP MARGARET CHILDREN
She has 3 children : Stephen Kariuki A politician who has served as a Kenyan member of parliament representing Mathare constituency ), Evans Kariuki and Purity Kariuki.
Her daughter Purity Kariuki and the groom Michael Litunda tied the knot at a colorful private garden ceremony in US