Top ten richest politicians in Kenya 2022.
According to a recent study, over 66 percent of Kenyans live below the transnational poverty level. This is a clear indication that Kenya is a poor country despite its rank in the African GDP index. Undoubtedly, this status is highly contributed by the fact that most of the public funds are handled by very corrupt politicians, truth be told. Today, we shall list the top 10 richest politicians in Kenya in 2022.
First, Members of Parliament in Kenya are the second-highest paid politicians in the world after Nigeria. According to Ecocnn, Kenyan MPs earn $6,450 (KSh 710,000) per month, and over KSh 300,000 as monthly allowances.
Who is the richest politician in Kenya 2022?
Currently, Uhuru Kenyatta is the richest politician in Kenya in 2022. Uhuru Kenyatta’s net worth as of 2022 is around $755 million (KSh 88.6 billion). Furthermore, Uhuru Kenyatta is also among the top 10 richest people in Kenya in 2022.
Gideon Moi is the second richest politician in Kenya in 2022 followed by Raila Odinga with a net worth of $550 million and $531 million respectively.
In summary, we will list the name of the politician or leader. Then, we will state their estimated net worth from the year 2021 to 2022.
Top 10 Richest Politicians in Kenya 2022
- Uhuru Kenyatta. Net Worth 2022 – $755 million.
- Gideon Moi. Net Worth 2022 – $550 million.
- Raila Odinga. Net Worth 2022 – $531 million.
- William Ruto. Net Worth 2022 – $450 million.
- Kalonzo Musyoka. Net Worth 2022 – $250 million.
- Kiraitu Murungi. Net Worth 2022 – $70 million.
- Mwai Kibaki. Net Worth 2022 – $70 million.
- Moses Wetangula. Net Worth 2022 – $60 million.
- Johnstone Muthama. Net Worth 2022 – $45 million. And finally,
- William Kabogo. Net Worth 2022 – $38 million.
However, we also have other Kenyan politicians who are regarded as the richest. For example, Ali Hassan Joho (KSh.18 billion), Ferdinand Waititu (KSh.15 billion), Mike Sonko (KSh.13 billion), Evans Kidero (KSh.12 billion), and Amos Wako (KSh.850 million).
Lastly, if you missed our previous post, here are the most educated politicians in Kenya.