Re-known media Personality and former news anchor Betty Kyalo has broken her silence on plans to join politics ahead of the 2022 General elections.
Speaking on Churchill show, the anchorwoman revealed that she was headed to the political world after accomplishing a number of things she had targeted.
And the flair CEO went ahead calling on Kenyans to start preparing themselves for a Betty on the ballot.
Have you ever thought of joining politics? Asked Mwalimu Churchill.
Betty replied; “It is in my plan, I have achieved everything I wanted to achieve so far and there are a few things I need to do; package myself and think about what is it that I want to run for, but I will do it.
“I’m not yet sure what I want to do but I will do it. I don’t want to start just mentioning names here, which title or leadership position but I will do it because I have something to offer and I also have young people who want young people to represent them…I am very certain that if God wants me to do it, you will see me on a ballot on a town near you.”
Probed on whether she was preparing for a comeback to the media world in the future, and she answered.
“For TV, I think I have done whatever I wanted to do on Mainstream, there is just one thing I want to do that before I go into politics, I have always wanted to have a talk show like Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres who are my role models in terms of the industry I am in. I have always wanted to have a stage where I have my audience, beautiful stage…so am looking for people to sponsor me… I want to talk to real people”.
Betty also lauded her mother Julia Kyallo as her main source of strength and inspiration in all that she does.
“My mum gives me a lot of strength because she really went through a lot to raises Us up. When you see Betty, Mercy, Gloria and my brother Brian, there is strength my mother had, because life was so tough when we were younger. Na kuna Mahali walikosana na my Dad so ikabaki she had the bigger burden of raising us up and it was not easy…but she did it” posed Betty Kyallo