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Iconic Public Personalities Who Celebrate Their Birthday With Raila Odinga

On 7th January 1945 when the Cold War was brewing between USSR and USA, the family of Jaramogi Oginga Odinga was blessed with the gift of a baby Boy Raila Amollo Odinga. Raila Odinga is one of the most iconic Political figure the country has ever hard. And today the Enigma is celebrating his 77th birthday.

Raila Odinga's faithful followers from across the world have joined hands to make this day as memorable as it can. Today's celebration will be held at the Bomas of Kenya whereas all other celebrations will be held in different venues across the 47 counties. This year Raila Odinga and his followers believes that Baba will be the 5th president of Kenya.

The former Prime Minister is not only celebrating his birthday today. As it seems on 7th January is a day great personality were born. Here is a list of some notable public figures all celebrating their birthday today.

Raila Odinga turns 77

Born on 7th January 1945, Raila Odinga has served as Kenya's Prime Minister between 2008 and 2013. Odinga has also served in different ministerial position. He represented the people of Langata constituency in Parliament from 1992 to 2013. Raila Odinga together with Deputy President William Ruto are the front runners to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Jeff Koinange turns 56

Born on 7th January 1964, Jeff Koinange turns 56 years today. Jeff is a highly respected media personality. He currently stationed at Citizen TV and Hot 96 breakfast show. Jeff has had stints in international media networks including CNN and BBC.

Julie Gichuru turns 48

Another media personality that was born on this day is Julie Gichuru. Coincidentally, Julie is a co-anchor with Jeff on the Sunday Prime on Citizen TV. Julie Gichuru was born on 7th January 1974. Julie has had stints with the BBC.

Kenneth Marende turns 66

Former speaker of the National assembly Kenneth Marende was born on 7th January 1956. He served as the speaker between 2008 and 2013. He replaced long serving national assembly speaker Francis Ole Kaparo.

Photos: Raila Odinga (Facebook), Julie Gichuru (Instagram), Jeff Koinange (Instagram) and Kenneth Marende (Facebook)

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