Mixed reactions after Raila meets four heads of state in one week
Masolo Mabonga|May. 23, 2019
- Raila started his visits on Saturday, May 19, where he met Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Felix Tshisekedi
- In his subsequent visits, the former premier met presidents Mahamadou Issoufou, Nana Akufo-Addo and Salva Kiir of Niger, Ghana and South Sudan respectively
- Raila reportedly discussed continental development issues ahead of AU summit slated for July in Niger
Kenyans On Twitter (KOT) have expressed different views after Opposition chief Raila Odinga who is also the Africa's High Representative for Infrastructure Development met four presidents in a span of one week
Raila commenced his visits on Saturday, May 19 where he paid courtesy call to Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
In subsequent visits, the former prime minister met Niger's Head of State Mahamadou Issoufou and President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana before winding up his busy travel schedule in Juba where he held talks with President Salva Kiir.
He reportedly discussed continental development issues ahead of AU summit slated for July in Niger.
Kenyans expressed mixed reactions to Raila visits with some commending him and suggesting the job befits his political status in the continent.
Here are some of the reactions.
COTU boss Francis Atwoli rubbishes malicious Facebook post linking Uhuru,Raila to fake gold scamRaila actively involved in party activities but not 2022 succession politics - ODMODM commences probe in Raila's heckling, vows to punish leader behind incidentNSITF: NLC explodes as Ngige gives NUPENG deadline to submit statement of accountPDP to Tinubu: Don’t curry relevance with our party, mocks ‘his trip to Mecca’