Raphael Tuju is current leader in Jubilee party, a journalist, TV producer, and real estate investor. In 2018 he was nominated by President Uhuru Kenyatta as Cabinet Secretary without Portfolio to reward him for his Good work as 2017 general elections.
In 1996, Tuju married Ruth Akinyi. However, the Former Rarieda MP now held by otiende Amollo filed for separation after his 27 years old marriage took a dramatic turn in 2011.Tuju, in a sworn affidavit, says could longer live with his wife Ruth Akinyi Wanjare, for openly cheating on him with a young GSU officer. His other allegations are that Ruth is abusive and violent. The divorce was formalized in 2013.
Raphael Tuju offered Ruth Akinyi a monthly maintenance allowance of Sh 200,000 and agreed continue paying her balance of the Sh180,000 bank car loan in two monthly installments of Sh90,000.
CAREERS OF RAPHAEL TUJU CHILDREN
Raphael Tuju and Ruth Akinyi and were blessed with three children (two daughters and a son) before divorce. Their children are learned and doing powerful careers
Their firstborn is a pilot by profession.It is estimated an expatriate pilot will take home $5,000 (about Sh 512,000) in gross salary. House allowance and travel and commuter allowances could push the figure to above$7,000 (Sh 716,802).
Tuju’s twin daughters are in banking and fashion design industries respectively. This are powerful Careers for they are in line with the current market trends
Raphael Tuju’s children found themselves in a precarious situation, after they were handed a demand notice on February 25 this year .
According to a report by Business Daily, the three – Mano, Alma and Yma Tuju, were targeted by the bank as it seeks to recover the loan on grounds that it had guaranteed their father when he inked the finance deal.
The case is ongoing in the court of Law.