By Annette Amondi
Kenyan rapper and spoken word artiste Kennedy Ombima alias King Kaka has been appointed the brand ambassador of a French cognac.
His appointent comes just hours after his daughter Gweth Owiti was also appointed the brand ambassador of Michele Ntalami’s Marini naturals.
His daughter’s appointment was shared by Ntalami on social media.
“A big congratulations to Gweth for being our second girl brand ambassador! @gwethgeezy is @nanaowiti and @thekingkaka’s little princess! She is just cuteness overload, and has the most adorable bunny smile ever! She’s always camera-ready and perfectly strikes any pose! I love her energy, her warm personality and her sweet charm. Perfect as a Marini Kids Ambassador! Also, her natural hair in pig-tails is just everything! Shout out to my friends @thekingkaka and @nanaowiti for raising such a beautiful little princess! Her future is so bright! Congratulations @gwethgeezy and welcome to the @marini.naturals family!” wrote Ntalami\
King Kaka becomes the first East African to be appointed as Remy Martin Cognac’s brand ambassador.
An excited Kaka shared the details of his new job on social media saying he was the first East African to take up the role courtesy of the French producers.
“GOOD NEWS!!!!!! Another win, The 1st in East Africa , King Kaka , REMY MARTIN Ambassador for One Life Live Them, Premium Meets Premium. I am not defined by the one thing I do, but all that I do. I am Musician. Poet. Humanitarian. Why be one thing when you can be many. You only get one life. Live them. #KingKakaOneLife #RemyMartinKE @remymartin @brandon.mgb,” he wrote on Instagram
King Kaka’s wife took to social media to congratulate her daughter and husband for their appointments.
“Today has been a good day! My daughter @gwethgeezy was unveiled as @marini.naturals kiddy range Brand ambassador and my man @thekingkaka as #RemyMartin’s Brand Ambassador. I’m super proud. My heart is bursting. Those late nights, those early mornings truly are paying off. I know sometimes how hard it is for you to miss some of the milestones in your babies because of work. When you come home late and you ask me..’Babe, Iroma amefanya Nini mpya Leo?’ How it crashes you that you weren’t theare to see those moments. I want you to know that you are an amazing dad and NEVER doubt that. Thank you for always making it up to us even though you don’t feel like you do enough. Thank you for inspiring a generation babe and thank you for setting that bar so high,” wrote Nana