Mwangi Kiunjuri is now a party leader having formed a new political party (The Service Party).He is a strong supporter of William Samoei Ruto and they both are known to have struggled to build their Political Careers.
Kiunjuri Festus Mwangi was born on the 29th of April, 1969. Kiunjuri is 51 years young. He is a seasoned Kenyan Politician and is well known for trying to his level best to fight the locusts that invaded the country earlier in the year. It is important that Kiunjuri joined politics while he was still a young man at the age of 28, when he was elected to represent Laikipia East Constituency. He is from the Kikuyu community and is well known for having a deep Kikuyu accent.
Though little is known of Mwangi Kiunjuri's family life, Mwangi is married to his loving wife, Wangui Kimathi.
1975-1983 -Kahura Primary School.
1983-1988-Dr Kiano Boys School.
1988-1989-Kangema High School.
1990-1994-Moi University (Bachelor's degree in Education majoring in Arts).
1999-2000-University of Nairobi (Bachelor's degree in Law).
Kiunjuri at a point in his life actually worked as a tout and a driver. He was well versed with the transport industry before he tried teaching but it only lasted for a few months.
1997-2013-Member of Parliament Laikipia East.
2013-Lost Laikipia Gubernatorial race to Joshua Irungu.
2015-2017- Cabinet Secretary Devolution.
2017-14 January 2020- Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation.
On June 24, 2020, Mwangi Kiunjuri formed The Service Party, whose main aim is service to the people.
Mwangi Kiunjuri was fired as the Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation, on the 14th of January 2020. He is therefore not currently getting a salary but is profiting from his businesses. His net worth is estimated to be around 798 million. He owns land holdings, buildings and businesses in Nairobi, Nanyuki and Sagana.