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What You Should Know About Raila Odinga, The Former Prime Minister Of Kenya

Did you know Raila Odinga took two months to learn about the death of his mother.

Raila Odinga was born on 7 January 1945 to the late Mary Ajuma Odinga and the late Jaramogi Oginga Odinga and his father was the first vice president of Kenya.

Raila Odinga is married to Ida Oyoo and together they are blessed by Four children namely, Rosemary Akeyo,Raila Junior,Winnie Irmgard and the late Fidel Castro who died in 2015.

In 1982,by this time Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi was the Kenyan president who placed Raila Odinga under house arrest for 7 months and later charged with treason following his political agitation for wider democratic space and detained without trial for six years.

In 1984 his mother died,the prison wardens took two months to inform him of her passing.Raila Odinga reveals this as an experience he openly confesses as one of the most traumatizing in his hither to eventful life.

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