TV beauty and morning show host at Kameme TV, Wangeci wa Kariuki, is popular for contagious smile, dancing prowess, beauty and motivational phrase ‘Nitugutonga(we shall get rich) in Jesus name’.
Unknown to many, the ever smiling queen of Nyandarua has a both hilarious and breathtaking love story.
The mother of two, who also has adopted two other kids, in an interview with Wahu said that she got the love of her life when she was back in highschoool.
Wangeci said that she met him while she was in form three. For reasons she didn’t specify, she lied to the guy that she was in her last year in form Four.
The guy was so determined to settle down with her, that he traveled all the way to Nyahururu to pick her up on the last day of KCSE only to find out she was not a candidate.
“When I met him, I was in form three but I lied to him that I was in form four. After KCSE that year, he travelled to Nyahururu to come to pick me in school but I was not there,” said Wangeci.
The disappointment met on the guy made them not to see each other until months later when the two met through a friend. This time the guy was not willing to let her go.
The next day after she cleared her KCSE, Wangeci says she visited the guy and that was her last day as a single lady. The guy locked the door from and didnt let her go anymore. Her first date became her marriage date.
“By then I was already done with high school. I got married on my first date. I went to his house and he locked the door for me not to leave. That was the fifth day after form four,” said the Vocal TV host.
This man would later become the father of her two children.
Wangechi is a known entrepreneur whose vast knowledge of beauty industry is unmatched. As a side job, Wangechi runs a clothes, hairs and cosmetic products business.