king kaka is a kenyan Musician, who specializes in Hip hop, a song writer,video director,executive producer and an entrepreneur. His real name is kennedy ombima. The other stage name is Sungura.
Real name: Kennedy Ombima Tarriq
Date of birth: May 7, 1987
Place of birth: Nairobi
Parents: The late Julius Ombima and Elizabeth Ombima
Occupation: Rapper, entrepreneur, Lecturer
The rapper was born in Nairobi on May 7, 1987, and belongs to the Luo tribe. His parents were the late Mr. Julius Ombima and his mother Mrs. Elizabeth Ombima. He is the last born among the three sons in his family. His father was a caretaker while his mother was a fruit seller in Nairobi.
He attended St. Johns Primary School and upon passing well, he joined Eastleigh High School for his secondary education.
His love and passion for music made him get chosen to be the entertainment captain.
After high school, he joined Kenya College of Accountancy (KCA) University for an accounting course.
He started his career while still in high school. He decided to venture fully into music upon completing high school. He is a product of the WAPI freestyle events at the British Council under the guidance of Buddha Blaze.
His music journey in 2010. He had been sent to the supermarket by her mother when an idea struck him on his new year’s resolution. On his shopping list, he added a pen and a book. He wrote down his resolutions and each time he would check and cross what he had already achieved.
His first album containing songs such as ‘jam nakam’ that led to his fame signed sneed music under a two-year contract. Since then he has released several albums with more than a hundred songs.
Apart from music, he has ventured into other businesses. He is the CEO and Founder of Kaka Empire Studios and has a clothing line.
Kaka is an actor, film writer, and video director. He has been featured in films such as ”Machachari”, ‘Higher learning‘, ‘Mali’ and ‘mwizi mkubwa’. He has written a film ‘kamtupe‘ which is set to be aired soon.
In September 2015, he launched his water cleaning company and his brand name is Kaka Empire’s Music Water.
Recently, baba Royal is a lecturer at Zetech University based in Ruiru. He handles mentorship, music, and entrepreneurship.
He is married to Carter Ninifelly Owiti (Nana Owiti). Together they are blessed with two children namely Gweth Ombima and Iroma.
Before marrying Nana, he had a relationship with sage, and together was blessed wit a gal named Ayanna Ombima.
House & Cars
Sungura drives a Toyota Land Cruiser V8 with customized plates and also he owns a red sports car. He appears to be living a comfortable life judging by the videos he uploads.
Awards & Recognitions
2018: He won the Male Video of the Year and Viewer’s Choice of the Year courtesy of the “Dundaing” song he did with Kristoff at Pulse Music Video Awards (PMVA).
2016: He was nominated for AFRIMMA for best rap act.
2020: He was nominated for Couture Africa Style Awards as the most stylish entertainer and Most stylish male person of the year.
He is the Youth Initiative East Africa Ambassador named by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
Here are some of his songs
-Promised land ft Amos and Josh
-Papa ft Elani
-Dear stranger ft Xenia
-Kula Vako ft Kansoul
-Njia ft Bridget Blue
-Dundaing ft Kristoff, Magix Enga
-Kafiri ft Kanana
-Thug Love ft Yviona
-Twende ft Sudi
-Acknowledge ft Japesa
-Baadaye ft Amos and Josh
-East kwa mabeast
-Nataka ft Odi wa Murang’ a
-Senzenina ft Redfourth choir
-Run Ting ft Fena Gitu
His exact net worth and properties owned are not known although he is estimated to be at $1-5 million.
Social Media Accounts
Facebook: King Kaka