James Orengo is a veteran Kenyan politician and current senator, Siaya County. Orengo, who is also a high-profile lawyer, turned 69 years in February 2020.
Even though senator James Orengo has been in the limelight for a very long time, many people do not know that he is married let alone knowing the identity of the lucky woman.
Here are some of the little-known facts and pictures of senator Orengo’s beautiful wife.
Orengo is married to Betty Kaari Murungi, a lawyer and human rights defender. Betty is the only sister to Kiraitu Murungi, the current Meru Governor. She has practiced law even up to international levels and manages different NGOs.
The renowned senator’s wife currently works as a board member at the Kenya Human Rights Commission, Women’s Intiative for Gender Justice at ICC and the Federation of Women Lawyers, Kenya.
In 2010, Betty Kaari Murungi resigned as the vice-chair at the Truth Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) after falling out with her boss, the late Bethuel Kiplagat.
Far from work, Orengo and Betty are blessed with 6 children, 3 boys and 3 girls. The boys’ names are, Michael Orengo, Bob Orengo and Steven Orengo while the girls’ names are Zeni, Josephine and Lynette Orengo.