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Kenyans React as Raila Odinga Lands in DP Ruto's Home Town, Eldoret in 'Style' [PHOTOS]

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has on Thursday evening landed in Eldoret International airport ahead of his tour in the region which is Deputy President William Ruto's home town. 

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As per the photos shared on social media, the ODM boss who has finally touched the ground in Uasin Gishu county is expected to hold a meeting in Kenmosa village, Kipkorgot where he is likely to drum support and popularize his presidential bid ahead of the 2022 general elections. 

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Also with Raila safely landing in DP Ruto's hometurf, some vehicles which are likely to be used in his rally in the region have also been displayed. 

The ODM chief is also reviving his networks as he seeks to make inroads in the region where Ruto enjoys wide support.

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ODM is also set to re-open all its offices in Rift Valley, in readiness for the 2022 polls.

ODM leader Raila Odinga has confirmed his tour of Eldoret scheduled for Friday where he will address rallies.

Eldoret is the home and political backyard of Deputy President William Ruto.

Raila will meet delegates from five counties in Riftvalley at Eldoret to push his Azimio la Umoja agenda before addressing meetings in the town.

His allies, led by Elgeyo Marakwet Governor Alex Tolgso and politician Kipkorir Menjo, confirmed Raila’s schedule, saying he would meet more than 3oo delegates from Uasin Gishu, Nandi, Trans Nzoia, Baringo and Elgeyo Marakwet, among other areas.

This comes as Raila has toured Turkana county where most of his allies led by Governor Josphat Nanok have since decamped to Ruto’s UDA party.


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