Ali Hassan Joho was born on February 26, 1976 in Mombasa, Kenya. He was elected to represent the Kisauni Constituency in the National Assembly of Kenya during the Kenyan parliamentary election, 2007 as the area member of parliament (MP). Joho is a Kenyan politician and a member of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
In the 2013 general election, Joho was elected as the first governor of Mombasa County on 4 March 2013. Joho retained his seat as the Governor In 2017 General Elections held on 8th, August 2017. Joho defended his seat on an ODM ticket and he is the current governor of Mombasa County, County 001.
During campaigns to the just concluded elections, Joho faced significant politically engineered setbacks, but he emerged triumphant by winning with 220 576 votes against his closest rival Suleimann Shabal of Jubilee party with 69 322 votes.
Ali Hassan Joho Political Background
He joined active politics in the year 2004, and became the Kisauni party chairman for the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) between 2006-2007.
In the 2007 General Election, he was overwhelmingly elected as the Kisauni parliamentary member through ODM Party.
While serving as Member of Parliament for Kisauni constituency, he also served as the Assistant Minister for Transport in the grand coalition government of Kibaki and Raila.
An article in the The Economist claimed that “He is close to Raila Odinga, Kenya’s main opposition leader, and is said to be financing Mr Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement party.” This is something that many see as the source of Johos problems with the government of Jubilee.
Ali Hassan Joho Education Background
- Education Background: Undergraduate Student (BA Economics)
- Student: (Diploma in Management) ongoing of Kenya institute of Management
- A Student: (Computer Studies) of Comprite College
- Student: (Business Studies) of High Grade College, Mombasa
- Secondary School Student: of Serani High School
- Primary School Student: of Tom Mboya Primary School
- Professional Career: Board Member Started 1998 of Chelamed Kenya Limited
- Managing Director: Started 1996 of Prima Pest & Bins Company Limited
- Director: ongoing of Intra Security Company Limited
- Member: ongoing of Environmental Trust of Kenya
Ali Hassan Joho Family
He is married to his wife Madina Hassan Joho. Despite being a politician, Ali Hassan Joho and his wife live a quite private life unlike other Kenyan politicians.
Ali Hassan Joho Children
Hassan Joho and his wife Madina have 4 children and are happily married together.
Ali Hassan Joho Wealth
During his free time, Joho undertakes a lot of charity work. Through, the Hassan Joho Foundation, a non-profitable organization, Joho supports the needy members of the society. He is one of the most influential and richest men in the Coast region.
Joho has an excellent career as a businessman and is the founder and pioneer of Prima Pest and Bins Limited, the first garbage collection company in Mombasa.
He is the founder of M-tech Kenya Limited and East African Terminals.
Joho also does shipping and logistics businesses.
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