President Uhuru has joined Kenyans in mourning the death of Fidel Odinga, the son of Cords leader Raila Odinga. He says, “It is with a deep sense of loss and shock that i learnt of the death of the former Prime Minister’s son, Fidel. ”
He has described Fidel’s death as robbing the nation of a promising young man whose contribution to nation building will be missed. He also added that it is a big loss both for Raila’s family and the entire country.
“On behalf of my family, the Government and the people of Kenya, and on my own behalf, please accept our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences. I pray that God grants you the strength and courage to bear this tragic loss,” he added.