15 expensive mansions owned by Kenyan celebs (Photos)

By , K24 Digital
On Mon, 30 May, 2022 12:26 | 7 mins read
15 most expensive mansions owned by Kenyan celebs (Photos)
Photo collage of some of the most expensive mansions owned by Kenyan celebs. PHOTO/Courtesy.

Kenyan celebs like Caroline Mutoko, Jalang'o, Janet Mbugua, and Vera Sidika among others live in huge mansions worth millions of shillings.

A handful of Kenyan celebs are filthy rich, especially those that made wise investment decisions at the peak of their careers.

We have sampled some of the most expensive homes owned by Kenyan celebs:

Jamal Marlow Rohosafi 

Jamal Marlow Rohosafi is among the richest celebs in Kenya. The Matatu Operators Association chairman lives in a multimillion shillings mansion in Syokimau, Machakos County where he stays with his first wife Amira and their two sons.

Jamal Rohosafi home
Jamal Rohosafi's home. PHOTO/Jamal(@jimal_rohosafi)/Instagram
Jamal Rohosafi at his home. PHOTO/Jamal(@jimal_rohosafi)/Instagram.
15 most expensive mansions owned by Kenyan celebs
Jamal Rohosafi with his family at their lavish home. PHOTO/Jamal. (@jimdal_rohosafi)/Instagram.

Anerlisa Muigai

Anerlisa Muigai lived in a huge mansion in Riverside Drive, Nairobi before she decided to leave the capital city and moved to Nakuru.

Anerlisa Muigai at her house in Nairobi. PHOTO/Anerlisa(@anerlisa)/Instagram.
Anerlisa Muigai poses for a photo on her driveway. PHOTO/Anerlisa(@anerlisa)/Instagram.
Exterior view of Anerlisa's house. PHOTO/Anerlisa. (@anerlisa)/Instagram.

Julie Gichuru

Julie Gichuru and her husband are multimillionaires who have big stakes in the sports betting company m-Cheza. The couple also owns two companies Arimus Media Limited – a production house focused on quality African content and Mimi Holdings Ltd – a fashion retail business.

In 2013, photos of a palatial home that was reported to be theirs leaked and went viral on social media.

Exterior view of Julie Gichuru's house. PHOTO/Courtesy.
Julie Gichuru's house. PHOTO/Courtesy.
The Gichurus' home. PHOTO/Courtesy.

Simon and Sarah Kabu

Simon and Sarah Kabu of Bonfire adventures live in a multimillion shillings home in Nairobi. The mansion has five bedrooms and other amenities like a lush garden where the family grows fresh vegetables for their domestic consumption.

The Kabu's mansion. PHOTO/Courtesy.
Exterior view of the mansion owned by the Kabus. PHOTO/Art Living.
The beautiful lawn at the Kabu's compound. PHOTO/Art Living.

Jua Cali

Jua Cali lives in a palatial mansion in Kahawa Sukari, Kiambu county which he built years ago. The rapper is also constructing his second home at Asali Gardens Estate located along Kangundo road, in Malaa.

Jua Cali and his wife Lilly Asigo in their house. PHOTO/Juacali. (@juacaligenge)/Instagram.
Lilly Asigo poses on the verandah of her house in Kahawa Sukari. PHOTO/Lilly. (@lillyasigo)/Instagram.
Lilly Asigo with her children in her compound. PHOTO/Lilly. (@lillyasigo)/Instagram.

Jeff Koinange

Jeff Koinange is one of the richest celebs in Kenya. The veteran journalist owns two properties in Kitisuru which are adjacent to each other and reports say they are currently valued at Ksh100 million each.

The two four-bedroom villas in the high-end residential area sit on 0.67 acres and are each attached to a servant’s quarter.

Jeff Koinange stays in one of the villas while the other one he initially used to store his art pieces before he decided to rent it.

Jeff Koinange's home in Kitisuru. PHOTO/Courtesy.

Vera Sidika

Vera Sidika bought a multimillion shillings home in Kitisuru, Nairobi in 2015. She ‘abandoned’ it in 2020 when she permanently relocated to Mombasa.

Vera Sidika standing on top of vehicles in her Kitisuru home. PHOTO/Vera. (@queenveebosset)/Instagram.
Vera Sidika's Kitisuru mansion. PHOTO/Vera. (@queenveebosset)/Instagram.
Vera Sidika's Range Rover parked at her home. PHOTO/Vera. (@queenveebosset)/Instagram.

Risper Faith

Risper Faith stays in a palatial two-storey mansion in the leafy Kitisuru suburbs in Nairobi. She also owns a vacation home in Buxton, Mombasa.

Risper Faith's Kitisuru home. PHOTO/Risper. (@ladyrisper)/Instagram.
Risper Faith at her home. PHOTO/Risper. (@ladyrisper)/Instagram.
Risper Faith poses for a photo at her Kitisuru home. PHOTO/Risper. (@ladyrisper)/Instagram.

Lillian Muli

Lillian Muli is another top celebrity. She could be owning a multimillion shillings mansion, judging from some of the pictures she's shared online. Notably, she drives top of the range cars.

Lillian Muli at her driveway. PHOTO/Lillian. (@lilmuli)/Instagram.
Lillian Muli's house. PHOTO/Lillian. (@lilmuli)/Instagram.
Lillian Muli at home. PHOTO/Lillian. (@lilmuli)/Instagram.

Caroline Mutoko

Caroline Mutoko lives in the leafy Rosslyn Gardens estate in Nairobi with her daughter Theodora Nduku and Kimeu. It's alleged that she owns the mansion.

Caroline Mutoko's house (in the background) in Rosslyn Gardens estate. PHOTO/Caroline. (@caroline.mutoko)/Instagram.
Caroline Mutoko's daughter at home. PHOTO/Caroline. (@caroline.mutoko)/Instagram.
Caroline Mutoko chilling at home. PHOTO/Caroline. (@caroline.mutoko)/Instagram.

Janet Mbugua

Janet Mbugua lives in a multimillion shillings mansion in a gated community in Nairobi where she stays with her two sons Ethan Huru and Mali Mwaura.

Janet Mbugua's house. PHOTO/K24TV.
Janet Mbugua chilling on her beautiful lawn. PHOTO/Janet. (@officialjanetmbugua)Instagram.
Janet Mbugua with her sons at home. PHOTO/Janet. (@officialjanetmbugua)/Instagram.


Jalang'o is among the top richest celebs in Kenya. He also owns several apartments that he is using for vacation rentals for Airbnb. The Langata MP hopeful stays in a huge mansion in Nairobi and also has a massive bungalow in his village in Gem, Siaya county.

Jalango's mansion in Nairobi. PHOTO/Jalang'o. (@jalangoo)/Instagram.
Jalang'o and his wife Amina Chao chilling at their upcountry home. PHOTO/Jalang'o. (@jalangoo)/Instagram.
Jalango's village mansion on the background. PHOTO/Jalang'o. (@jalangoo)/Instagram.


Akothee is arguably the richest female celeb in Kenya. The mother of five owns multimillion shillings mansions in her rural home in Rongo, Migori county and in Mtwapa, Kilifi county.

Akothee's Rongo mansion. PHOTO/Akothee. (@akotheekenya)/Instagram.
Aerial view of Akothee's mansion in Rongo. PHOTO/Akothee. (@akotheekenya)/Instagram.
Akothee's mansion in Mtwapa. PHOTO/Akothee. (@akotheekenya)/Instagram.
Akothee's Mtwapa home features a heart-shaped swimming pool. PHOTO/Akothee. (akotheekenya)/Instagram.

Gidi Gidi

Celebrated rapper-cum-radio presenter Joseph Oyoo alias Gidi Gidi invested millions of shillings to build himself a palatial mansion in his rural home in Homa Bay county.

Gidi Gidi's mansion is in the background. PHOTO/Gidi. (@gidigidi)/Instagram.
Gidi Gidi (third from the left) chilling with the boys at his rural home in Homa Bay. PHOTO/Gidi. (@gidigidi)/Instagram.


Jaguar, real name Charles Njagua Kanyi, is among the richest Kenyan celebs. The Jaguar owns a four-bedroom villa in Greenpark estate in Athi River, Machakos county worth approximately Ksh37.67 million

The Starehe MP also built a massive bungalow in his rural home in Nyeri county which reportedly cost him Ksh9 million.

Jaguar's mansion in Athi River. PHOTO/Jaguar. (@jaguarkenya)/Instagram.
Jaguar at his home in Greenpark Estate, Athi River. PHOTO/Jaguar. (@jaguarkenya)/Instagram.
Jaguar's rural home in Nyeri. PHOTO/Jaguar. (@jaguarkenya)/Instagram.
Jaguar chilling at his rural home in Nyeri. PHOTO/Jaguar. (@jaguarkenya)/Instagram