Member of Parliament Felix Odiwuor, known widely as Jalang’o, delivered a compelling address to the youth of Lang’ata constituency, emphasizing the urgency of breaking free from the clutches of drug addiction.
Sharing the platform with Nairobi Women Representative Rachel Shebesh, Jalang’o commended Shebesh’s dedication to the welfare of young men and urged them to embrace a transformative path.
Jalang’o shared his personal journey from battling substance abuse and alcoholism to becoming a prominent figure in Kenyan society.
He also expressed his gratitude to Rachel Shebesh for her unwavering support of young men, highlighting her extension of care beyond women’s issues.
He urged young men to seek a path independent of drug dependency. Jalang’o’s emotive speech not only testified to his own metamorphosis but also kindled inspiration.
Recalling his own struggles, he admitted,
There was a time when I was ensnared by the clutches of drugs and alcohol.
However, through the grace of God and my unwavering determination to change, I stand here today as living proof of what can be achieved.
Initiating change within yourself is crucial to achieving your aspirations.”JALANG’O
Jalang’o’s voice resonated with conviction as he stressed the profound impact of overcoming addiction.
Transformation holds the key to unlocking your potential.
It serves as the gateway to manifesting your dreams and aspirations.
By redirecting your trajectory, you clear the path for a brighter future, one marked by purpose and accomplishment,”JALANG’O
Jalang’o’s discourse ventured beyond personal triumph to encompass the sphere of relationships. He underlined,
Genuine change not only enriches your own life but also has a ripple effect on those around you.
It shapes you into a suitable partner, a responsible individual capable of nurturing a family.
Aspire to become a man who can provide and protect, a man worthy of a loving family.”JALANG’O
Jalang’o’s address encapsulated both his journey of transformation and a motivational call to action, resonating profoundly with the young listeners in Lang’ata constituency.
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