Sabina Chege (born in 1972) is a Kenyan politician, actress, and dancer. She is serving as the Women’s representative for Murang’ a County.
In 2017, Sabina was re-elected to serve under that position under the Jubilee political party ticket.
She is also the current chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Health, in the Parliament of Kenya.
She became popular in the 90s after appearing as Rehema in one of Kenyans favorite soapie Tausi. She is also among the vocal legislators in the Mt Kenya region.
|Full Name||Sabina Wanjiru Chege|
|Age||48 years old|
|Place of birth||Murang’ a County|
|Alma mater||University of Nairobi|
|Profession||Politician, actress, dancer|
Her date of birth is in 1972 and the place of birth is in Murang’ a County. Sabina Chege is 48 years old.
She had her primary education at Kinyona Primary School. After which she furthered to Mugori Girls High School for her Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE). There she sat for her final exams in 2000.
Sabina studied at the University of Nairobi from where she holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education Studies.
The politician is also a holder of a Master’s Degree in Communication studies.
She was also an actress and portrayed as Rehema in the popular Kenyan television series, Tausi.
She appeared in the Benga musician John De Mathew’s music album. Sabina was also featured in the video ‘Njata Yakwa’ (You are my star).
The video triggered some speculations claiming that she and the musicians were dating.
Radio presenter career
For three years, from 2002 to 2005, she was a radio presenter at Kameme FM, a Kikuyu radio station.
Then in 2005, she quit her presenting job at Kameme to join a communication firm, Space Africa, as the Regional Manager.
After two years, she joined the Kenyan Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) in 2007. There she occupied the position as the program controller.
In 2013, Sabina kicked off her career in politics and won the Murang’ a women rep seat on a TNA ticket.
After serving for four years, Sabina was also re-elected on a Jubilee Party ticket in 2017.
Sabina Chege is married and has three children. In April, she was deeply involved in a controversy.
Benson ChaCaha, a middle-aged man was arrested following the allegations that he used the MP’s name to extort money from MPs.
Other allegations had it that the MP had been communicating with ChaCha.
A section of Kenyans also claimed that the two were into a relationship. She denied these allegations and distanced her self from ChaCha.
- Benard Ramoka “7 facts you didn’t know about Sabina Chege”. Hivisasa retrieved on 05-19-2020.
- “Sabina Wanjiru Chege”. Wikipedia retrieved on 05-19-2020.