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Uhuru Praises Raila Odinga And Musalia Mudavadi In front Of DP Ruto During State of Nation Address

President Uhuru Kenyatta has praised ODM party leader Raila Odinga and ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi for welcoming him to the parliament for the first time when he was nominated member of parliament.

Uhuru who was giving his 8th State of the Nation Address at the Parliament building recalled how the two took him through the Parliament Chambers in August 2001 when he was nominated to the house.

The head of state both Raila and Mudavadi introduced him to the parliament chamber before he was later appointed to the Cabinet Minister slot.

"I first served as a Nominated MP introduced into this chamber by the Honorable Raila Odinga and Honorable Musalia Mudavadi and later as a Cabinet Minister,” said the head of state.

Uhuru further recalled how he lost the 2002 presidential election to former president Mwai Kibaki and became opposition leader for five years before working under former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Kibaki as Odinga's Deputy.

He said that this taught him how to serve the country on different positions.

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