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Native name Johnflames
Born 1 April 1997 (1997-04-01) (age 26)
Bungoma, Webuye
Residence Nairobi
Nationality Kenyan
Citizenship Kenya
Alma mater D.T.I Bungoma[1]
Occupation Radio & TV Personality/IT Guru/DJ/Blogger
Years active 2015 - Present
Employer Radio Mambo, Ghetto Radio, Kokwe Radio, Switch Media, Wafalme Ent.
Organization Wafalme Ent. & Techvibes
Notable works Reggae Poison, Village Mercenary & Mihadarati
Home town Bungoma, Webuye
Height 199 cm
Weight 68 Kilograms
Title Founder of Wafalme Ent.,TechVibes
Religion Christian
Spouse Not Known
  • Edward Kukhuvilo * Judith Khaoma

Born as John Wangila Kukhuvilo, Johnflames is a Kenyan Journalist, Radio & TV Personality, Digital Content creator, Entrepreneur, Social Media Influencer, Blogger and I.T Guru from Bungoma County Webuye [1] - Kenya. [2] He is best known as the Reggae Doctor or Ras Johnflames for his love for reggae music and is also a member of the Rastafarian Association of Kenya and founder of the Technology News publishing website Techvibes.[3], and Johnflames has been dominant in the media industry for the past several years and owns a investigative media company that unleashes unreported news and stories in Kenya. Johnflames has so far been ranked as one of best Techist, Reggae DJ & Radio Icons in Kenya.


Johnflames was born on 1st April 1997 in the family of Edward Kukhuvilo and Judith Khaoma in Bungoma, Kenya. He grew up in Bungoma County, Webuye East constituency, Ndivisi Ward, Kenya.

Mr Kukhuvilo, is a Former secondary School teacher, a businessman and a farmer and his mother Judith is a trained Nurse and housekeeper. Johnflames comes from a family of 7 people; six males & one female and according to the order of childbirth, he is the second born.


Johnflames completed his Primary Education (K.C.P.E) at Silungai FYM Primary School, Webuye East Constituency. He joined St. Francis High School Makemo for his Secondary School Education (K.C.S.E) in Webuye East Constituency, Bungoma. He did a Higher Diploma in Music & Production at Wema Music School in Nairobi, A Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering at Kitale National Polytechnic at Trans-Nzoia County, he also holds a Diploma in Computer Engineering & a Higher Diploma in Journalism & Mass communication from Saint Jude's College, Johannesburg & Dominion Training Institute respectively. Johnflames is also a professional trained Radio DeeJay & Video VeeJay from Dohty Sounds Entertainment.


Johnflames is a successful entrepreneur and digital marketer. He started his career by founding TechVibes, a Kenyan-based Technology review & digital marketing company, Nairobi, in 2018 as a Tech Blogger & an online podcast / Radio Johnflames.[4] [5] [6] After highschool studies, Johnflames worked as a backup artist in a Congolese Rhumba band & as a club Dj in Umoja & Buruburu Nairobi. He later joined a Catholic college as an I.T tutor and later ventured into blogging where he gained fame after winning BAKE (Bloggers Association of Kenya) Awards 2018. Johnflames also founded various Kenyan-based news portal blogs and websites,After gaining fame in Nairobi, He produced various Dancehall, Reggae songs and had biggest gigs around Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania & Dubai as a Dj. Johnflames worked with various tech companies in Nairobi including Tuko News, Opera News, Techmoran, Techweez & Kenyawritters.[7] In his media career, Johnflames has worked with Ghetto Radio in Nairobi, Kokwe Radio in Kapenguria, Radio Mambo in Bungoma & Switch TV Media in Nairobi. He worked as a Radio & Tv Host best known for his love for Reggae & Dancehall music with his deep supernatural sweet voice. Johnflames[8] has also worked on various video production projects

Johnflames owns Wafalme Entertainment Media [11], Available on FilmFreeway [12] a digital content creation, production & Editing company based in Bungoma County, Kenya.

With hard work and understanding, he has brought himself to this point. Today, Johnflames is a well-known name in the field of Media, Technology, Video, Music Production, Public Relations Management, and Digital Marketing, but he worked day and night to achieve this position. Johnflames is clear about his cosmic order and outlook. He considers himself to be endowed in all aspects of his life.


Current Employee

  • NatGeo World - Documentary Editor & Voice over Artist, East Africa.

Past Employees

  • Switch Media, Nairobi.
  • Ghetto Radio, Nairobi.
  • Twiga Chemicals, Nairobi.
  • Techweez, Nairobi.
  • Jumia , Nairobi.
  • Kokwe Radio, Kapenguria.
  • Kool Communications, Radio Mambo,Bungoma.

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