Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Politics




Africa politics

Mixed Reactions As Renowned Rhumba Artist From Congo Campaigns For Raila In Nyeri

In Nyeri on Tuesday, rhumba legend Mbilia Bel joined the campaign caravan of the coalition party Azimio la Umoja One Kenya, led by its presidential candidate Raila Odinga and his running mate Martha Karua.

Odinga invited Mbilia Bel to the stage, after which her 2017 smash hit "Nakei Nairobi" was played.

The Rhumba queen spoke briefly to the crowd, urging residents of Nyeri to vote for Odinga and Karua.

She was then joined on stage by the other politicians as she sang the popular, Rhumba-lovers' favorite song.

This has sparked reactions among Kenyans online with different opinions. Many have argued her presence is no value while others with contrary opinions.

Mbilia Bel is the second Musician from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to drum support for Azimio La Umoja Oncme Kenya Political Party Presidential Candidate Raila Odinga.

On 9th the renowned musician will have live Rhumba Show at Carnivore Nairobi,where Roga Roga rhumba presenter Fred Machoka Will be attending.

Content created and supplied by: Skydigital (via Opera News )

Congo Mbilia Bel Nyeri Odinga Rhumba


Load app to read more comments