LUPITA NYONG’O pens awe-inspiring message for ‘DADDY’ after being sworn in as Kisumu Governor

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - Celebrated actress, Lupita Nyong’o, has written a sweet congratulatory message to her dad, Prof Anyang Nyong’o, after he was sworn in as the second Governor of Kisumu County.

The Oscar winner, who couldn’t attend the swearing in ceremony held on Monday at the Kenyatta Sports Ground in Kisumu, thanked all those who voted for her father and recalled the things he taught her over the years.

Read her sweet message below.


“Today is the day my father gets sworn in as the Governor of Kisumu County in Kenya. I thank all those who voted for him and wish him the very best as he embarks on this new journey of socio-political representation.

To celebrate this day from afar, I reflect on the 10 Things My Daddy Told Me When I Was A Kid That Gave Me Confidence:

1. You are smart: I took this to mean both that I was dressed well (We Kenyans say “smart” for “well-dressed”), but also that I was intelligent. It always made me feel special and valuable.

2. It will be OK: He said this whenever I was sad with the little burdens of my childhood (a fight with my friends, a broken doll, a lost favorite piece of clothing). He also said this when I was concerned with the big burdens of his adulthood (detention without trial, house arrests, caught in tear gas during violent riots). Daddy said this to me as he held me close and I always felt a sense of comfort and security from him. I knew he would do all he could to make my life safe and that he was doing the same to make the country better for all of us.

3. You can do anything: Daddy never EVER made me feel limited by my sex. He supported me when I...

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  1. Where is this harlot and her smelly vagina? Itina ria ngui. Bleaching doe not help. You r still makaa (charcoal). Fool. Kikuyus wil rule 4 another 2000 years.

  2. wagatina. kikuyus will rule kenya for 2000 years. we don't care what others think. in 2022 all governors will be kikuyus and so will all senators.

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