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Vocal ODM Leader Defends Raila Odinga's Advanced Age As He Quotes Bible To Support His Claim

DP William Ruto, Kisumu Governor and Raila Odinga having a chat (Photo Courtesy: Twitter)

Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga is the eldest among the 2022 Presidential aspirants compared to Deputy President William Ruto (54 years), Kalonzo Musyoka (67 years), Musalia Mudavadi (61 years) and Gideo Moi (57 years).

Several opponents of Raila Odinga have been questioning why the veteran politician is vying for the top seat which should be vied by youthful individuals.

However, Kisumu County Governor Hon Peter Anyang Nyongo has come out to defend his party leader as he states that the political supremes have lots of wisdom to share in ruling.

Anyang Nyongo stated: "At 76, is Raila too old to become president? When a society is ruled by old people, or political power is the preserve of the older generation- even if they don't exercise direct political power- such a system is called a gerontocracy. It's found in the Bible."

Indeed, the elderly do share a lot of wisdom to the younger generations who can have some brilliant ideas in managing themselves.

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Kalonzo Musyoka Kisumu County Musalia Mudavadi Peter Anyang Nyongo Raila Odinga


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