Cleophas Malala Biography
Cleophas Malala is a Kenyan theatre director and politician, he the former senator of Kakamega County. His full name is Cleophas Wakhungu Malala.
Cleophas Malala age
Malala was born in 1985 in Mahiakalo Kakamega County, he is 38 years old.
Cleophas Malala’s parents
His parents are David Meja Malala his father and Martha Malala his mother
Cleophas Malala Wife
Malala married Carolyn Ayietsa in a grand ceremony which was attended by fellow politicians like Edwin Sifuna and Wycliffe Oparanya in 2018 and they have two sons.
Cleophas Malala Education background
Malala attended Friends School Kamusinga where he did his Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education.
Cleophas Wakhungu Malala’s career
Malala is an influential director and other than politics he directed a number of theatre groups among them the Millaz Production Group in Nairobi. He has also directed many school plays like Chavakali High school, Kakamega School. He directed the famous play named Shackles of doom which was acted by Butere Girls High School and his plays are always successful reaching the Nationals. He also worked at Africa Media Institute as a lecturer.
Malala political career began in 2013 during the general election when he vied for the position of the Ward representative for Mahiakalo Ward in Kakamega County. During the next general election in 2017 Malala vied for the Kakamega Senatorial position in ANC party ticket. He won the election and served Kakamega in the senate from 2017 to 2021. In the senate Malala was the deputy Minority party leader. Malala didn’t finish his term as a senator and was ousted and replaced by Stewart Madzayo but the reason for his impeachment was unclear.
Cleophas Malala’s Net worth
Malala’s net worth is estimated to be at around Ksh 100 million.