Mmoja Ajabu

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Mmoja Ajabu
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Indiana, District 7
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sIUPUI
Master'sInterdenominational Theological Center
Personal
ProfessionReverend
Websites
Campaign website
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Mmoja Ajabu was a 2014 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Indiana.[1] Ajabu was defeated by incumbent Andre Carson in the Democratic primary on May 6, 2014.[2]

He was a 2012 Independent candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Indiana.

Biography

Ajabu is a life long Indianapolis resident.[3]

Education:[3]

  • IUPUI, Electrical Engineering Technology and Organizational Leadership and Supervision
  • Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta Georgia Master's of Divinity degree

Career

Ajabu was ordained by the Disciples of Christ in 2004 and serves as a Reverend.[3]

Elections

2014

See also: Indiana's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014

Ajabu ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Indiana's 7th District.[1] Ajabu was defeated by incumbent Andre Carson in the Democratic primary on May 6, 2014.[2]

U.S. House, Indiana District 7 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAndre Carson Incumbent 89.1% 19,442
Curtis Godfrey 5.5% 1,209
Mmoja Ajabu 3.6% 782
Pierre Pullins 1.8% 390
Total Votes 21,823
Source: Results via Associated Press Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2012

See also: Indiana's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

Ajabu ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Indiana's 7th District. Ajabu ran as an Independent.[4] He did not appear on the general election ballot.[5]

Personal

Ajabu is the father of four children, grandfather of five and the great grandfather of one, with another on the way.[3]

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