ODM leader Raila Odinga with Mzee John Mwavuda.Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party leader Raila Odinga has been in Taita Taveta for a two-day meeting with the residents in this area.
In 1982, Raila Odinga was arrested among other politicians and Air Force officers after the failed coup.The son of the first Vice President of Kenya was accused of planning to overthrow late president Daniel Moi's KANU government.
Photo courtesy: Raila Odinga with his former Prison Guard John Mwavuda ODM party leader Raila Amollo Odinga had good time with his former Prison Guard John Mwavuda while in 5-day political tour at the coast region.
Raila Odinga's tour in the coastal county of Taita Taveta led him to meeting Mzee John Mwavuda, a former prison guard who happened to guard him in Manyani Maximum prison during his detention.
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ODM Leader Raila Odinga yesterday while touring Mbololo in Taita Taveta county met the man who saved him while serving 9 years in detention.“I had the good fortune of spending time with Mzee John Mwavuda, my prison guard during my detention period at Manyani maximum prison.” He said.Adding that Mr