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Didmus Barasa Biography, Net Worth, Personal Life, And Career Journey

Real Names Mutua Didmus Barasa Wekesa
Age 40s (As of 2021)
Nationality  Kenyan
Education Level Graduate
Place of Birth Bungoma
Birth Sign N/A
Year of Birth 1970s
Religion  N/A
Spouse  N/A
Children  N/A
Profession/Career Politician, Instructor
Net Worth N/A

Didmus Wekesa Barasa Mutua is a Kenyan-born politician from Bungoma County who has been in the limelight after being charged with assault. As a result, the politician was prosecuted and later released on bond. This article looks into Didmus Wekesa Barasa’s biography, highlighting his background, occupation journey, and personal life.

Didmus Barasa Age and Birthplace

He was born in Bungoma County, where his parents brought him up. 

Didmus Barasa Education Background

Wekesa Didmus doctored Kimilili Secondary School. He graduated, then got a post at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. However, he did not stop there and advanced his studies at Australia’s University of Queensland. He pursued a graduate degree in Occupational, Health, Security, & Safety Science. Barasa’s latest educational jump was in a Security Systems Audit program at the University of Sydney in Australia. He finished that graduate diploma in 2009. 



Education Institution


2008 2009 The University of Sydney, Australia Graduate Diploma in Security Systems Audit
2008 2009 The University of Queensland, Australia Master of Occupational, Health, Security and Safety Science (Distinction)
2001 2005 Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Bachelor of Science in electrical & Electronic Engineering
(2nd class Honors Upper Division)
1996 2000 Kimilili Secondary School Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education

Didmus Barasa Career Journey

The first professional endeavor Hon. Didmus Wekesa launched a Kenya Armed Forces Captain for the Tech Wing. After that, he headed the Shell Company in Australia in an administration position. Regional qhse manager ea was his following work location from 2012 in charge of logistics in many countries, including Kenya, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Uganda, Tanzania, & the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Barasa got into the political theater in 2017 after he was elected into a Parliamentary seat symbolizing the people of his hometown, Kimilili Constituency. 




Position Held

2017 To date Kenya National Assembly Member of Parliament, Kimilili Constituency
2012 To date Regional qhse manager ea Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Djibouti, Ethiopia, DRC and Great Lakes BOLLORE AFRICA LOGISTICS.
2001 2007 The Kenya Armed Forces Tech.Wing (KAF) Captain

Membership to Committees (12th Parliament):




Position Held


To date

Departmental Committee on Administration & National Security



To date

Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Committee

Didmus Barasa Personal Life

He was prosecuted at Kimilili Court on Monday 2nd August 2021, facing charges of attacking a contractor and musician causing bodily harm to Masinde Stephen, sobriquet Steve Kay at Lurare Baptist Primary School. Barasa refused the allegations and was discharged on a Ksh 150,000 bond and a Ksh 100,000 bail. He was represented by Brian Khaemba, Wekesa’s lawyer, who stood by his client, calling for fairness to be delivered.

Didmus Barasa Contact

Twitter – @DidmusWaBarasa



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