Kenyans mourn the death of Raila Odinga’s first born son, Fidel Odinga

Posted: January 4, 2015 in News
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Fidel Odinga, the eldest son of Cord leader Raila Odinga, was on Sunday morning found dead in his house at Windy Ridge, Karen after a night out with friends. He has since been moved to Lee Funeral Home. Earlier the CID boss said it is not yet clear what caused the death.

Fidel Odinga in this picture taken on on May 25, 2011. Fidel, son of Cord leader Raila Odinga, was on January 4, 2015 found dead. PHOTO | WILLIAM OERI |

Kenyans have joined the Raila family in mourning the passing of the young man who is survived by a wife and a year old son. Messages of condolences from Kenyans have poured in through social media.

If this is true……our sincere and heartfelt condolences to
: Condolences to & family for the loss of your son. May God comfort you & give you peace.
The loss of a child is pain unbearable. I cannot imagine the pain the Odinga’s are going through. May peace be upon them.
As a neighbor to I only wish I had even said hi all those times I saw him. One never knows about tomorrow
(Najib Balala) A death of a young man is loss to society. I send my condolences to & the entire Odinga family.
: My condolences to the family of the PM Raila Odinga upon the death of our brother Fidel. May the Almighty grant…
@one_malinga: Heartfelt condolences to the Odinga family. Quite tragic news to wake up to on a Sunday. #RIPFidelOdinga
_mutula: I last met Fidel Odinga at Otieno kajwang’s funeral. I commiserate with the family and friends.
@mikejassor : #RipFidelOdinga what a sad start into the new year… Peace peace peace to the Odinga dynasty.
: Sometimes it takes sadness to know happiness, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.
@ Whether he was poisoned or not, his day had come. No one can change that. It’s Gods will.
@BenShawAyieko: Pole sana @RailaOdinga and @IdaOdinga for the loss of #Fidel. #RIPFidelOdinga
@sagitonga: Whatever political divide you support, the death of one’s family member can NEVER be celebrated. #RIPFIDELODINGA
@mwendadan: #RIPFidelOdinga May his soul rest in peace and God grant the family of former PM peace in this time of mourning
My Friend…My boy …all is well …Go in Peace My pal…
@agaltotois: Whaaat no way saddest news for 2015 OMG no words #RIPFidelOdinga @RailaOdinga @IdaOdinga poleni sana
No matter your political views, put those aside and join Jakom in morning his son. No parent ought to go through that.
@WanjiruMathenge: No parent should bury their child. My condolences to Ida & RAO and the entire Odinga Family. #RIPFidelOdinga @JalangoMwenyewe: My Friend…My boy …all is well …Go in Peace My pal… #RIPFidelOdinga
Add a comment below and join us in expressing our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends. May he rest in peace.

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