Kenyan Hollywood sensation Lupita Nyong’o made Kisumu come to a standstill when she made a surprise visit to her home county.
She was in the company of County Executive Committee members Achie Alai (Tourism), Salmon Orimba (Environment), Alice Moraa (Trade), Dickson Odhiambo (Urban Planning), County Tourism Director Thomas Ouko and Comedian Jalang’o among others.
The actress was in closed door meetings withthe county governor and her father professor Anyang Nyong’o and the investors who have an interest in developing Kenyan artists.
After the meeting Lupita secretly made her way to the Goan institute where she surprised artists who were only expecting government officials.
It is speculated that those who got to see the actress were advised against sharing her pictures online without her approval. The Hollywood star public engagements are approved by her director and she is not allowed to engage the media in interviews without the directors approval.
Lupita Nyong’os Itinerary was not disclosed and it is still unclear the duration she woould be staying in the country or whether she would make a public appearance after the successful release of Marvels movie Black Panther.
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