Speaking one on one with Marcelius Odhiambo Baraka a leader who is making a difference in the lives of Kisumu West residents. Below is our conversation.
Tell us a bit about yourself
"My Name is Marcelius Odhiambo Baraka, a father of two beautiful daughters. Married to one wife an adult of sober mind willing and ready to work for our people."
What and when were you inspired to be a politician?
"I was inspired by the Late Robert Ouko who did what felt is right for his people and God."
What challenges have you faced so far as a politician?
"Challenges happen when our people are in need and am unable to change their situation."
Where do you see yourself in the next 10years?
"I will serve my people as an MP in the next 2terms as I Trust God for direction."
What do you know now that you wish you knew when you were starting?
"Money plays a very big role in politics."
What is your most memorable moment so far as an upcoming politician?
"The first day that I met my party leader Hon Wycliffe Musalia Mudavadi."
What message do you have for people who wish to follow up in your footsteps?
"Am going to serve our people and bring a difference in our society."
What message do you have for your followers?
"Stand for truth and work for the people who trust you."
Who is your favorite politician and why do you like their leadership style?
"Amani National Congress Party Leader Hon Musalia Mudavadi because he talks about uchumi bora."
For those people who wish to reach out to you. What are your social media handles?
"WhatsApp 0721709107, Facebook Marcelius Baraka same to Twitter and Instagram."