Joseph Haule popularly known as Professor Jay is without a doubt one of the best rappers in East Africa. The 40-year-old musician has managed to stay relevant in the music industry thus becoming one of the most sought after artistes in the region. In March, Professor Jay announced that he would be contesting for Mikumi constituency parliamentary seat on a Chadema Party Ticket.

Popular East African Musician Quits Music For Politics (PHOTO)

On Sunday, Tanzania held its general elections and luckily enough, Professor Jay won. This is a great achievement for Professor Jay. Let’s hope he will do his best for the people of Mikumi just the way he shone in the music industry.


Wema Sepetu, Diamond Platnumz ex-girlfriend is also among the celebrities who were contesting in Tanzania’s elections this year.