What Kenyans are saying as Raila celebrates 72nd birthday
– Kenyans have turned to social media to show appreciation and love for opposition leader Raila Odinga on his birthday
Hundreds of Kenyans have flocked to social media to send Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) leader Raila Odinga birthday messages.
Raila turned 72 on Saturday, January 7, among those who sent him birthday wishes were Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero and other CORD members.
“A very happy birthday to my party leader Rt Hon Raila Odinga. Many more happy returns for the day and the year,” Kidero posted.
Kenyans praised Raila for his lifetime commitment to fight dictatorship and the rights of oppressed Kenyans.
Others wished Raila long life so that he continues the fight against corruption and oppression against Kenyans.
Below are the messages from Kenyans under the hashtag #HappyBirthdayRaila.
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Happy Birthday to my good friend Hon. Raila Odinga. 2017 is your year indeed. All the best RAO #HappyBirthdayRaila
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Happy birthday Rao, a newsmaker a resilient opposition leader, a faithful watchdog. You need 5 more years in opposition