5.Nickson Simon Makini.
Commonly refered to as Nikk Wa Pili, he’s a member of the musical group known as Weusi.Nickson obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Sociology at the University of Dar es Salaam.He later advanced to Masters’ and is currently pursuing his PhD studies at the same university.He confessed to not needing employment as music is paying him well enough.Talk of an inspirational figure,Nikk wa Pili is the right person.
She is one of the mainstream songstresses in Tanzania.A graduate of Law from the Catholic University of East Africa,Vanessa shunned her degree and pursued a media career with Choice FM in Tanzania and later transferred to MTV where she hosted the famous MTV Base Meets.She launched her music career in 2012 and has been aiming for the sky ever since.
Jokate possess a degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of Dar es Salaam.Despite her degree,she pursued an acting and musical career,and later became a TV host for the Channel O’s Top Ten Most and Star Times’ Mashariki Mix.She recently started a fashion brand,Kidoti Loving that deals with women’s shoes,hair and backpacks which are common among the youth community.Talk of beauty with brains,Jokate wins.
2.Hamis Mwinjuma(Mwana FA)
You cannot talk about the learned artists in Tanzania and fail to talk about FA.He is considered one of the most intelligent artists in the country.Mwana FA holds an advanced Diploma in insurance from IFM.Surprisingly he holds two Masters degrees in Finance,one from IFM and the other from Coventry University in the UK.Despite his education,he has continued to dominate the hip hop scene for almost two decades now.Salute!
A reknowed Tanzanian socialite,Wema Sepetu was branded the Tanzanian sweet heart.She won the Miss Tanzania Beauty pageant in 2006 and has not looked back ever since.She’s well known for dominating media headlines and having the highest instagram follower count among female celebrities in the country.She has of recent started a day-to-day life based mobile phone application that sees her making money while seated.She pursued a Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Limkokwing University in Malaysia,unfortunately she dropped out after her first year to continue with her career in acting.