5 Facts You Need To Know About Popular Kenyan (Anti) Feminist And Writer, Aoko Otieno

Aoko Otieno

Aoko Otieno is a popular Kenyan blogger, writer and feminist, popularly known for the way she explains her ideas of what feminism is all about.

She has even been described standardmedia.co.ke as the 'The feminist fighting for Kenyan men'. She often describes herself as a very pragmatic person and a realist. In her opinion, she feels like 'feminism' should be a way of empowering women, not making a man feel lesser than a man.

Aoko Otieno Profile

Aoko Otieno's official biography isn't available yet, but we've been able to garner some amazing facts that will help you know her better. Before we proceed, don't forget to drop us a comment and share with your friends at the end of the article.
• Maverick Aoko Otieno's real age isn't known, but she is a native of Kisumu, the third-largest city in Kenya after Nairobi and Mombasa. She currently resides in Nairobi with her family. 
• Otieno had her secondary education at Nyong’ong’a Secondary School before proceeding to the Bakke Graduate University, where she obtained a degree in Communication and Media Studies. She also obtained a Diploma in Journalism from the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.

She cites her favourite authors in Africa as the likes of Chinua Achebe and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Internationally, she likes Michela Wrong.
• She speaks Swahili language, Dholuo language and English language fluently.
• Who is Aoko Otieno's boyfriend? In a recent interview with standardmedia.co.ke, she revealed that she is currently in a relationship. According to the popular writer, her boyfriend, who is also a student is currently out of the country.
• You can connect with Aoko Otieno on Twitter @MaverickAoko. She also uses Facebook very well and has earned more than 60,000 followers there.

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