Video: ODM MP bursts in tears over the poor state of his constituents
23 May 2016, 11:52
Mombasa - A video of the Msambweni Member of Parliament, Suleiman Dori bursting in tears over poverty at his constituency has gone viral.
Dori, who is a member of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) lamented that his constituents had been neglected by its leaders.
He shocked members of public who had gathered for the opening of a dispensary in Gazi, Kwale County when he burst in tears after recounting how he was brought up in poverty.
"My mum brought us up selling mabuyu (candied baobab seeds)," he narrates amid tears.
A recent World Bank report ranked Kwale as Kenya’s fifth richest county after Kiambu, Nyeri, Kajiado and Nakuru.
Watch the video of the weeping MP here: