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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE PEOPLE OF GAMBIA

January 22, 2017 Statement by Rt. Hon Raila Odinga on end of Gambia political crisis On behalf of the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy and Opposition fraternity, I extend congratulations to President Adama Barrow as he formally takes over the management of his country after the crisis following presidential elections last month. We congratulate the… Read more »

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NEW YEAR MESSAGE

A clean, competent, caring, accountable, inclusive and honest government. That is what Kenyans have missed these past four years. It is what we must aspire for in 2017 and close our dangerous dance with the Jubilee regime. We open 2017 with excitement brought by the changes at the Kenya National Examinations Council (Knec) that have… Read more »

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PAYING TRIBUTE TO THE LATE JOHN KEEN

The Rt Hon Raila Odinga accompanied by his Co-Principal H. E Kalonzo Musyoka was in Namanga, Kajiado County to pay his last respects to the departed Hon John Keen. The ODM Leader eulogized Keen as a great pillar of Kenyan society that had fallen. Hon Odinga in his remarks stated that the late John Keen… Read more »

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MOURNING JOHN KEEN:

Today, we woke up to the sad news of the passing of veteran politician and freedom fighter Hon John Keen. With Hon Keen’s death, our country has lost a key member of the club of the increasingly thinning number of those great Kenyans who fought for and negotiated Kenya’s independence here at home at the… Read more »

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REMARKS OF RT. HON RAILA ODINGA; EGH AT THE WIPER DEMOCRATIC PARTY NATIONAL DELEGATES CONFERENCE; KASARANI; DECEMBER 13, 2016:

Let me begin by congratulating the Wiper Democratic Movement fraternity for this great convention. I particularly wish to congratulate the Wiper Leader my brother and co-principal in CORD Hon Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka for his endorsement to be the party’s presidential candidate and for the stamina, focus and dedication driven by the pain for Kenya that… Read more »

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JAMHURI DAY – THE WIND OF CHANGE IS SURELY BLOWING

When I spoke at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Nigeria last month, I expressed concern that the committed political leadership with long term visions that were characteristic of Africa’s founding fathers like Nnamdi Azikiwe, Kwameh Nkrumah, Julius Nyerere, Sekou Toure, Jomo Kenyatta, Oginga Odinga, Abdel Nasser and, more recently, Nelson Mandela, has either been lost… Read more »