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Esther Akoth, popularly known as Akothee, is a Kenyan musician and businesswoman. She was born on 8 April 1980 in Migori, Kenya. She is the founder and CEO of Akothee Safaris and Akothee Foundation. Akothee is a multi-award winning musician and has released several albums, including Sweet Love, Akothee, and Billionaire. She has also collaborated with several other artists, including Sauti Sol, Wyre, and Redsan. Akothee is 40 years old and has an estimated net worth of $2 million. She has earned her wealth through her music career, business ventures, and endorsements. She is also a philanthropist and has used her wealth to help those in need. Akothee is married to Nelly Oaks and has five children. She is an advocate for women's rights and has been involved in several campaigns to empower women.

Popular As Esther Akoth
Occupation Singer Entrepreneur Dancer
Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 8 April 1980
Birthday 8 April
Birthplace Kisumu County, Kenya
Nationality Kenya

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Children Vesha Okello, Prudence Otieno, Celly Rue

Akothee Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Akothee worth at the age of 43 years old? Akothee’s income source is mostly from being a successful Musician. She is from Kenya. We have estimated Akothee's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Oyoyo featuring McGalaxy, Give It To Me, featuring Flavour, Sweet Love featuring Diamond, Benefactor, Yuko Moyoni, New Dance featuring Oc, Osilliation, Nimechoka, Pashe, Katika, Djele Djele, Shengerera, Mama Bougerie, and Tucheze. Early March 2020, Akothee released Mwitu asa, a song written and sang in the Kamba language. Since Akothee is not a native speaker of the Kamba language, this was considered intriguing and popular among her fans; especially those from the Kamba ethnic group.


Akothee's career in music started in 2008 and she has since released many solo titles as well as collaborations with popular artists, including Diamond Platnumz. She has also scooped several awards at home and abroad. They include African Muzik Magazine Awards, AFRIMMA – Best Female Artist (East Africa) 2016. African Muzik Magazine Awards, AFRIMMA – Best video. African Entertainment Awards USA – Best Female Artist.


She went back to high school and, in 2004, at 21 years of age, completed her high school education at Gachie Mixed Secondary, finishing with a mean grade of C+. According to her result-slip, which she posted on social media, Akothee scored A in History and Government, D- in Mathematics. During this time, her husband had landed a job in Nairobi and moved there.


As result of their disagreement, Akothee moved to Kanga, where she worked as a fish hawker to raise money for upkeep. Meanwhile, her husband continued with his studies, and by this time, he was in the university. In 2003, he completed his university education and the two moved in together, at which point the two decided that Akothee would go back to school while her husband took care of the kids.


It was while at her mother-in-law's home in Migori that she conceived and bore her first child. She was fourteen years old at the time. She gave birth to her second and third children at ages fifteen and sixteen respectively. However her second child, a daughter, died in infancy following an illness because she could not raise the money needed for her treatment. In 2000, she gave birth to her fourth child, at seventeen years of age. The same year, Akothee and her mother-in-law disagreed, and she left her in-law's home to fend for herself.


Akothee was born Esther Akoth on 8 April 1980 in Migori County as the first daughter of her parents. She grew up in Migori, where she attended school. Akothee attended Nyabisawa Girls secondary school but dropped out one year later in form two (sophomore) before completing her high school program when she eloped with her boyfriend who was also in high school at the time and entered early marriage. After running away from home, her boyfriend went back to school and she was forced to start with her mother in law, for whom she worked as a house help for seven years.