- Since the handshake between Uhuru and Raila, the Odinga and Kenyatta families have since reconciled and embraced each other - Little known Muhoho Kenyatta was among other guests who attended Jaramogi Oginga Odinga memorial service in Bondo - He thanked the ODM leader for his role in the building bridges initiative saying it was the best thing for Kenya - Muhoho later visited the Jaramogi mausoleum at Kang’o ka Jaramogi where they laid wreaths On Sunday, January 20, Opposition leader Raila Odinga took time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his late father Jaramogi Oginga Odinga at the family home in Bondo, Siaya county.
, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 21 – The Building Bridges Initiative team says it’s on course in seeking proposals from members of the public on how best the country can be unified, an objective that was precipitated by the March 9 handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition chief Raila Odinga.
_____________________________________________________ Muhoho: Handshake made me travel to Bondo Handshake politics yesterday dominated the memorial service of the late former Vice President Jaramogi Oginga Odinga in Bondo.
Handshake politics yesterday dominated the memorial service of Jaramogi Oginga Odinga in Bondo.
HANDSHAKE Kathiani MP Robert Mbui said the rivalry over the seat is causing unnecessary animosity at a time when the country is enjoying relative peace due to the peace deal between President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM party leader Raila Odinga.
Calls for unity dominated speeches during an event to mark the 25th death anniversary of Kenya’s first Vice President Jaramogi Oginga Odinga.
He noted BBI might not achieve much if it continued to be perceived as serving interest of only President Uhuru Kenyatta and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and African Union official Raila Odinga on Sunday congratulated Democratic Republic of Congo's president-elect Felix Tshisekedi, saying the people had spoken.
The President, his new ally Raila Odinga and other dignitaries had attended the burial of former Youth Development Fund chairman Bruce Odhiambo in Muhoroni.
The other members of the opposition alliance are Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula (Ford Kenya), Kalonzo Musyoka (Wiper Democratic Movement) and Raila Odinga (Orange Democratic Movement).