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Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University Responds To Queries Over Simba Arati's First And Masters Degrees

Paul Simba Arati, the member of Parliament for Dagoreti North who is now vying for the Kisii gubernatorial seat on the Orange Democratic Movement party, is a graduate from the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and technology, the institution has confirmed.

According to one of the officials, the youthful politician enrolled in the University in 2014 to pursue bachelor of arts in Public relations and Diplomacy with IT and graduated in 2016 with second class honor upper division before enrolling for his master which he completed in 2022.

Dr Salome, the University's Nairobi campus boss where Arati studied confirmed the above details and revealed that the youthful politician is currently enrolled for his PHD.

"We run a trimester, meaning that a calendar year has three semesters. Mr Arati successfully completed the 60 units required for one to graduate. We have [a] blended mode of learning and I remember teaching him in Parliament many times,” she was quoted by a local publication.

This was in Responds To a case filed by two individuals who claim that the politician does not possess a genuine degree, in the petition they claimed that Arati scored a C- (Minus) which could not allow him to enroll for a University degree.


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