Esther Passaris has been in the Kenyan limelight for quite sometime. She is a Kenyan entrepreneur and politician. Passaris was born in the mid 60s. Currently, she is the woman representative of Nairobi. Passaris was recently in a heated argument with Nairobi Governor, Mike Sonko. It sprawed a lot of issues. Below are facts about Esther Passaris.
5. She is 54 years old
Esther Muthoni Passaris was born on 20th October 1964. Born in Mombasa, her mother was Kikuyu while her father was Greek. She studied in Aga Khan schools for her primary and secondary schools. In addition, she studied advanced management in Strathmore School and also has Dip in law from the University of London.
4. Has 2 children
Esther Passaris has two children with Pius Ngungi. Once, she filed a law suit against her husband. Her daughter, Makena Ngungi is a musician and her son Lefteris Ngungi plays tennis.
3. She was a model
Yes, the renowned politician was a Kenyan model. She was actually the runners up of Miss Kenya back in her 20s. Moreover, this made to even go ahead and advocate on female rights.
2. A business woman and philanthropist
Despite being a strong female politician, she is a business woman and philanthropist. Her project, adopt a light, was intended to light up the Nairobi streets.
Moreover, she is the CEO and founder of the one in a million group. The group’s objective to solve certain issues such as unemployment and poverty.
1.She is a bold Kenyan politician
Esther is known to be a very vocal female leader. She once had a heated argument with Miguna Miguna that led Jeff Koinange’s show to be shut down. Having lost the Nairobi women rep in 2013, she won it 2017. Her resilience and persistence is evidently seen in political matter.