Daniel Kitonga Maanzo is a Ukambani member of parliament for Makueni constituency in Makueni county.
Being among the vocal lawmaker in Ukambani region has made him popular,but there are a handful things people may not know about him.
1.He’s 47 years old
Maanzo was born in 1971 in Yekanga village in Makueni.
He’s an alumnus of Starehe Boys centre and later studied law in University of Nairobi .
3.He’s a lawyer by profession
Daniel Maanzo is the founding partner of M/S MAANZO & CO. ADVOCATES located at Muindi Mbingu St, Nairobi, Kenya.
He is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.
3.He was attacked by thugs in his home
Daniel Maanzo attacked in his Kisembe Kipevu Karen Hardy home
Makueni MP Daniel Maanzo and his wife were attacked and injured by thugs at their Hardy estate, Nairobi.
The two were admitted in hospital for treatment after the attack in which they were robbed of their cash and valuables.
Police said the attack took place at about 3 am as the MP and his family were sleeping.
The gang of four first smashed a pane of a kitchen door before they grabbed a house girl who was sleeping there and ordered her to open the other rooms.
They were interested in cash and other valuables including mobile phones.
4.He ran away with ODM Kenya certificate
In 2007 Maanzo was the Chairman of Orange Democratic Movement Party Of Kenya.
In 2007 Maanzo ran away with the Registration Certificate of the initial ODM-Kenya Party, leaving Raila Odinga partyless towards the 2007 elections.
He used this party to sponsor Kalonzo Musyoka for elections as the President of Kenya.
However in 2008 he and Prof. Julia Ojiambo sued Kalonzo over a party MPs nominations row.