|Real Names||Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa|
|Education Level||University of Nairobi|
|Place of Birth||Bungoma|
|Year of Birth||3rd August 1996|
|Profession/Career||Sprinter, Rugby Player|
|Net Worth||Kshs. 750 Million|
The Tokyo Olympics 2020 has relieved light on Kenya’s upcoming personalities. One recent entrant flagging the Kenyan flag high is Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa from Bungoma County. This report looks into his biography, highlighting his background, age, personal life, and professional journey.
Ferdinand Omanyala Age and Birthplace
Omanyala was born in mid-1996, and he just turned 25 years old on August 3, 2021. He was born to his loving parents, who brought him up in Bungoma, provided his academic training was fully subsidized. Ferdinand is born into a family of 5 brothers & he is Luhya by the tribe.
Ferdinand Omanyala Education Background
He started his education in Bungoma before his registration at the University of Nairobi for his more formal education training. Kamusinga high School where his Rugby journey started. Omanyala is presently undertaking a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the University.
Ferdinand Omanyala Career Journey
His profession as an athlete traces back to his younger days when he took curiosity in sports. He was a Rugby performer at the University of Nairobi before running. He is a 100m sprinter and pushes the limits in that stretch. In the ongoing Tokyo Olympics that was delayed last year due to the Covid-19 situation, Ferdinand Omanyala made a record. He became the first Kenyan to contest in the 100m sprint semi-finals. There, he set a national history of 10.00 seconds.
In a closely followed festival by his family in Bungoma and other Kenyans across the nation, he expressed his gratitude & an intention to continue representing Kenya to the finest of his ability.
On Saturday, July 31, Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa created history when he became the first Kenyan to qualify for the 100m Olympic semi-finals.
Ferdinand Omanyala Personal Life
Ferdinand’s mother is his number one fancier. She is fully supportive of his son & his efforts. In an interview with the media, Omanyala’s mom said that she was scornful of her son’s achievements therefore far at the Olympics and promised to fetch her son’s favorite meals upon landing at the airport.
His favorite feed is fish and ugali. Omanyala is wedded to a beautiful woman by the name Lavinia Omanyala. The two have one son named Quinton Finn. In an interview, Ferdinand said that his wife paid for the rent while he had completly nothing. He added that it was moment for him to offer his wife everything she wanted, now that he could afford it.
In a post on his Social Media, Omanyala composed a message that he attributed his victory to his wife and son Quinton Finn. In his post, he wrote;
“I want to put my extravaganza aside to celebrate these two influential individuals in my life. Been away this year for months. four weeks in South Africa & another six weeks in Japan.
Thanks so much, Amluv Lavesh, for consistently being there for me and being a shoulder to lean on. That lovely food you have been cooking.
I remember you telling my kid Quinton Finn, “Daddy nimekua mkubwa na Bado haujarudi.” It was funny, but I arrived to look for a good life for you.
Thanks so much, kid, for comprehending that dad has to leave, run, and give you the soundest life. You have been my motivation.”
Ferdinand Omanyala Net Worth and Car
As an excellent athlete, Omanyala has bagged several awards in various competitions. His evaluated net worth as of the year 2021 is roughly Kshs. 750 Million.
On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, the sprinter a brand-new Toyota Harrier by betting firm Odibets to break the African 100 meters record at the Kip Keino Classic Tour. On Jeff Konange Live discussion, Omanyala said that the car had always been his dream car.