HON. WANJIKU MUHOHO
Hon. Wanjiku Muhoho is a County Member from Njabini Kiburu Ward and is a Member of the Speaker’s panel in Nyandarua County Assembly.
She is also a Member of Implementation Committee; Powers and Privileges Committee; House Business Committee; Legal Affairs, Labour, Intergovernmental Relations and Coordination Committee and Youth affairs, Sports and the Arts Committee.
Hon. Muhoho holds a Bsc. (Mathematics major) from the University of Nairobi and is a former student of Mt Kinangop Girls and Nova Star Academy. Her dad is her main source of inspiration.
She is strong willed and ambitious and dreams of a society with a fully empowered woman. Her passion for girl-child empowerment motivated her to come up with Candles for Girls initiative to curb teenage pregnancies which is one of the major hindrances towards young girls exploiting their full potential.
Candles for Girls seeks to not only prevent teenage pregnancies but to also empower the teenage mothers through supporting them to go back to school or equipping them with skills like knitting, dress making, hair dressing etc.
Hon. Muhoho was born in South Kinangop, Nyandarua County and is the first born in a family of six.