Meet Martha Karua's Parents as They React, Expressing Happiness After Martha Was Picked as Raila's Running Mate
Martha Karua's parents have finally spoken after their daughter was picked by Raila Amollo Odinga as the Azimio running mate. Martha Karua's father Jackson Karua thanked God after his daughter was selected as the running for Raila. Jackson said that they did not expect that Martha would be picked the running mate.
Josphine Karua, Martha Karua, and Raila Odinga (Photo courtesy) Raila Odinga, the Azimio presidential candidate, began his campaigning today in Mount Kenya, where he went to Kirinyaga county. Top members of the Azimio camp, including Odinga's running mate Martha Karua, were with him.
The mothers to Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru and Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua have for the first time spoken about the prospects of their daughters being running mates in the August 9 general elections. Waiguru and Karua are thought to be front runners for the running mate slots in both Kenya Kwanza and Azimio La Umoja camps respectively.
Raila Odinga ,Josphine Karua and Martha Karua (Photo courtesy) Azimio presidential candidate Raila Odinga today had continued with his campaigns in Mt Kenya where he had visited Kirinyaga county.Odinga was accompanied by top leaders in the Azimio camp including his running mate Martha Karua. After his campaigns in coveted region Raila had used his opportunity of being in Kirinyaga county to visit Martha Karua's mother , Josephine Karua .The leader was warmly welcomed by Martha's mother in her home in Kirinyaga.
Hours after Orange Democratic Party leader Raila Odinga who is aspiring presidential seat in Azimio La Umoja Kenya coalition unveiled Karua as his running mate, the family of the great woman could not hide their joy. Party leader of Narc, Martha Karua's father, who is Jackson Karua,could not hide his happiness.Her mother described her daughter as a hardworking woman who never note a word of giving up in her dictionary.The two parents were happy as they felt that for the history of Kenya, Karua will be the first woman Vice President.
Martha Karua is a Kenyan politician serving as the Member of Parliament for Gichugu constituency and at the High Court of Kenya, she is an advocate. She has always fought for women's rights and improved the democratic process. Background Her parents are Jackson Karua and Josephine Karua and she is the second born in a family of eight. She was born in Gichugu constituency, Kimunye village in Kenya where she spent her early life. Age She is currently 63 years old since she was born on the 22nd of September in