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 )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More