Deputy President Gachagua Shares Personal Story Of Overcoming Alcohol Abuse

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua shared a personal story of his past struggles with alcohol abuse on Monday, May 29. Addressing a conference on eradicating alcoholism and drug abuse in the Rift Valley region, Gachagua candidly admitted to battling excessive drinking.

“I must admit I used to drink a lot before I got saved,” Gachagua said. “And since I stopped drinking, my things have been very good.”

Gachagua said that after embracing Christianity, he successfully overcame his alcohol abuse and experienced a remarkable transformation. He attributed his success to a life free from alcohol, and he extended an invitation to those struggling with alcohol addiction, urging them to consider following his path to sobriety.

“By quitting alcohol, Kenyans can significantly improve their circumstances and unlock their true potential,” Gachagua said.

Gachagua’s story is a powerful reminder that alcohol abuse is a serious problem that can have a devastating impact on individuals and families. It is also a reminder that recovery is possible, and that there is hope for those who are struggling with addiction.

If you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol abuse, there is help available. Please reach out to a trusted friend or family member, or call a local addiction hotline. There is no shame in asking for help, and it could be the best decision you ever make.

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