UNEP Goodwill Ambassadors

Suzanna Owiyo and Eric Wainaina were yesterday named the UNEP Goodwill Ambassadors at the launch of the latest report on the state of Africa’s environment. The two Kenyan Afro-fusion singers, pledged to use their music and high profiles to ignite positive environmental action as they are designated



15 October 2012: Leading African musicians have released a pop song to celebrate and promote the global launch of Plan’s Because I am a Girl campaign .


Meeting US President OBAMA

There was a long que waiting to great the son with roots from the lakeside. Kogelo! This made the intro short! The US ambassador to Kenya [Renneberger] introduced me as one of female singers in Kenya. “Obama asked, “Where are your tools?” Thank God I had carried two of my CDS with me, which I did handover to him. [Enjoy Listening Mr President]!!

Mandela Day Concert in London, Hyde Park 2008

London was fired up!!

Amazing audience!! And the girl from the lakeside was just in her on space…

Madiba had turned 90 and my great moment was when I got the chance to shake his hands. For 1min I reflected on his struggles, and values that have embodied his life.

Talk of Freedom, Respect, Democracy, Equality, Responsibility & Diversity. These values are his legacy to the World.

Thank You Zain Group and the organizers for the opportunity!!

New Africa Voices Tour 2011

An initiative by Youssou Ndour to introduce New Talents from the Continent of Africa to the World!!

Had great experience touring with the African Crooner YOUSSOU NDOUR accompanied by his band Super Etoile and Carlou D from Senegal.

The Stage was set and it all started from Copenhagen, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Paris, Brussels, Barbican Hall in London, Besancon(France) and finallyI I wrapped it up in Oslo.

I indeed lost some Kilos… But I did enjoy every bit of the concerts.

Mandela Day Concert in New York, Radio City Hall 2009

My first time performance in New York City. Life here seemed fast to me! I felt like everything around me was moving.

The photos can confirm my confession….

Journalist: Who are you wearing!!!???

I mean in Africa, you don’t get to be asked such questions on the Red Carpet!!


My Encounter with OPRAH WINFREY

After my introduction, her response was “Aaaah!! You have beautiful skin, dark chocolate skin”.I was star struck ofcoz...and I will stop there!!

Nobel peace prize Concert Oslo 2004

This was in honor of one phenomenal woman, Nobel Laureate Wangari Mathaai. Backstage at Spektrum Arena with Chris Botti, Oprah Winfrey, Cyndy Lauper, Andrea Bocelli, Patti Labelle Baaba Maal & Tom Cruise. I joined the rest of the world in celebrating her achievement.

Wangari made me meet great people around the world and it humbles me. She is an inspiration to many across the globe.