PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

Raila to hold mega rally in Thika on Saturday

Raila seeks to popularise his presidential bid.

In Summary

•The ODM leader said he will be addressing residents in Thika in a bid to popularise his presidential bid.

•"We are going to have our first public engagement in 2022 in Thika," Raila said.

ODM leader Raila Odinga and Professor Makau Mutua at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga foundation offices in Upper Hill after meeting university students leaders, technocrats and Jua Kali sector representatives from Kiambu County on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 ahead of his weekend rally.
ODM leader Raila Odinga and Professor Makau Mutua at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga foundation offices in Upper Hill after meeting university students leaders, technocrats and Jua Kali sector representatives from Kiambu County on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 ahead of his weekend rally.
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ODM leader Raila Odinga has announced that he will hold a mega rally in Thika, Kiambu County, on Saturday.

The rally will mark the start of his official campaigns in 2022.

Raila said he would address residents of Thika in a bid to popularise his presidential bid.

"Saturday, we are in Thika (sic). We are going to have our first public engagement in 2022 in Thika," Raila said.

"All roads will lead to Thika. We are going to speak to the people of Murang'a and Kiambu in Thika," he said.

Raila has not had a political rally this year. He has only attended funerals in Nakuru and Kajiado counties.

The former prime minister spoke when he met youth leaders from Kiambu County, who are supportive of his presidential bid.