Musician Jackson Ngechu Kimotho Makini, commonly known as Prezzo, will run for Kibra parliamentary seat in 2022.

Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka made the announcement on Tuesday.

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story incorrectly indicated the election in which Mr Makini will run. It has been updated to reflect that Mr Makini has joined Wiper Democratic Movement and will vie for the Kibra parliamentary seat in 2022.