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Photos: Raila Odinga Visits Mukami Kimathi, Wife to Freedom Fighter

Photo Credit: TV 47

The Orange Democratic Movement ODM (Party) leader, Raila Odinga today visited wife to freedom fighter, Mukami Kimathi in her residence in Meru.

To accord her respect, Odinga went to knee as Mukami laid her hands on his head, signifying has received sorts of blessings.

Odinga remarked Mukami, as freedom fighter since she was arrested alongside other women as result of mutiny on british government.

“She was detained together with other wives of freedom fighters. She is a freedom fighter like others, ” Odinga said

Also according to TV 47, Odinga vowed to petition the british government to compensate the families of the fighters.

“The former Prime minister petitioned the british Government to compensate descendants of Mau Mau fighters and apologize to their families,” TV 47 wrote to their Facebook page

Mukami Kimathi is wife to, Dedan Kimathi, long-time-ago leader of infamous lobby group [Mau Mau] that sought to capture colonial government back to Kenyan led local government.

The ODM chief, Raila Odinga on Sunday in tour to Meru County, where he popularized his unity call, ‘Azimio La Umoja.’

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