The Leader of the Minority Party
Hon. John Mbadi, MP, is the Leader of the Minority Party in the National Assembly. Born in July 1971, Hon. Mbadi further serves as Chairperson of the Orange Democratic Movement as well as Member for Suba South Constituency. He is married and is a firm adherent of the Christian faith.
Hon. Mbadi attended Ligongo Primay School and Kokuro Boys Secondary School before proceeding to the University of Nairobi where he graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree as well as Masters of Business Administration (MBA). He also holds Certified Public Accountant (Kenya) qualifications.
Hon. Mbadi has had an illustrious career so far that includes serving as Assistant Accountant of Student Welfare Authority as well as Accountant and Senior Accountant at the University of Nairobi. He also served as the Finance Director of Medair East Africa (South Sudan Programme).
Hon. Mbadi was elected as Member for Gwassi Constituency in 2008, and further served as an Assistant Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister in the 10th Parliament in the Coalition Government. He is a member of the Public Accounts Committee and the Budget & Appropriations Committee. In the 10th Parliament, he served as a member of the Public Investments Committee and the Budget Committee.
His key areas of interest include leadership, finance, accounts and economics. His hobbies include travelling and soccer. Hon. Mbadi is a firm believer in servant-leadership, integrity, sustainable development and nationhood.