Raila Odinga has been crowned as an elder of the Somali community from the Mount Kenya region today. The event was attended by among others five governors from the region who openly endorsed him as the next president of the Republic of Kenya in 2022. The event now setting the ground for the 2022 race.
Raila Being Crowned as Elder
According to the leaders present, this move is a symbol that the region has vetted him and gauged him and is now convinced that he is the best candidate to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta once his term comes to an end.
Raila Making His speech
While speaking at the event Raila was categorical that he has a plan for the region including the opening of the borders to facilitate trade and also economic growth. Raila was well received over the weekend in the area by the area locals who openly endorsed his candidature.
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