Kenyan on the social Media did not take the absence of Raila lightly, his absence when the country were paying last respect to the retired President moi was telling.
ODM leader Raila Odinga did not accompany President Uhuru Kenyatta when he led Kenyans in viewing the body of former President Daniel Moi’s body at Parliament Buildings in Nairobi due to other commitments.
The Africa Union Envoy is reported to have travelled to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Saturday for the ongoing African Union Summit to represent President Uhuru.
The summit dubbed “Silencing the Guns: Creating Conducive Conditions For Africa’s Development,” aimed at achieving peace and security in Africa, in accordance with continent’s Agenda 2063.
Raila was nowhere to be seen as top leaders gathered at Parliament Buildings to view Mzee Moi’s remains, an incident that left Kenyans asking the whereabouts of the ODM leader.
His absence was telling having accompanied President Uhuru to the US for a national prayer breakfast in Washington DC on Thursday, where they were invited to speak about the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI).
Uhuru and Raila’s bromance after the handshake led to their invitation in the US, to share the experience of their handshake.