Presidential Candidates 2017 Mohammed Abduba Dida

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This is the second time Dida is vying after the 2013 polls.

play Mohammed Abduba Dida. He is the Alliance for Real Change party. (Courtesy)

Mohammed Abduba Dida was born in Kenya's Wajir District in 1975.

A former teacher, Dida is making a second move for the presidency through the Alliance for Real Change party, a member party of TUNZA coalition. His running mate is Prof George Wajackoyah, a coalition party partner leader, and law scholar.

Dida, who is returning for the second time to make his move at the presidency, has vowed to be a president who focuses on the poor and rooting out corruption.  He opines that basic education should be free for all Kenyans, and not based on a subsidy system.

play Abduba Dida (Courtesy)


He is Bachelor's degree in Education holder from Kenyatta University and is currently pursuing a Master's in Religious Studies from the University of Nairobi. Dida once taught at Dadaab (North Eastern Kenya) and Lenana (Nairobi) secondary schools.

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