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“Baba Kweli Anapendwa” Reactions As Raila Is Accorded Warm Reception In Mount Kenya Region [PHOTOS]

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Today the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga and his political allies were in the Mount Kenya region to drum up support for his presidential bid ahead of the coming 2022 general elections. This comes barely a week after the former Prime Minister received warm welcome in Eldoret which is allegedly Deputy President William Ruto’s political stronghold.

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The warm reception Raila had been accorded in Eldoret had registered a high turn out as his mammoths of supporters across the region showed up in large numbers to listen to him.

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Going by the warm reception and large numbers of people at the rallies, today the ODM leader made it clear that he is indeed popular among the people of Mount Kenya region. He also toured Tharaka Nithi where he was met with a large crowd which followed his motorcade with songs of praises and posters.

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His rally was graced by thousands of supporters who cheered him up whenever he spoke. He also toured Chuka University where the varsity students accorded him a presidential welcome as they sang, danced and hailed him with words while carrying big banners.

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“My people of Riverland, Kariaine, Nkubu, Chuka University, Chuka town, Runyenjes and Embu Asante!. If there was ever a time to build a Movement called KENYA, it is now. A responsive, united Nation is possible.#Onelove #Inawezekana,” Raila Odinga posted on his official Facebook page.


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Raila's Mount Kenya tour has sparked mixed reactions among Kenyans with most people arguing that he is indeed loved by many people not only within the central region but also across the country. Below are some of the reactions from Kenyans on social media:

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What do you think about the warm reception that Raila Odinga has been receiving in his political rallies? Do you think Ruto will manage to get half of Baba's votes in the coming presidential elections? Feel free to share your thoughts and opinions in the comments section below.

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