Former PM Raila Odinga’s wife Ida Odinga celebrated her 69th birthday on August 24, which happened to be the census day.
Raila Junior led the Odingas in celebrating Ida’s birthday and his message to her was short and sweet.
Whatever makes you feel happy and loved Mama , that’s what I wish for you today. Happy birthday, mom .
Winnie Odinga, the last born penned a sweet message to her mother, which read;
For you…I’d trade the world. Happy birthday Mama.
Raila, the romantic man he is, showered his wife with love and his message read,
Thank you for being a pillar of strength and guidance for us as a family all throughout the years. May God bless you on your special day. Happy Birthday Mama.
Ida and Raila were blessed with four children; two sons and daughters but they lost one, Fidel Odinga who passed away a few years back.
Kenyans have joined the powerful political dynasty in wishing Ida a happy birthday and their messages include;
Linda Ogutu Yes, she is an amazing mum…… @IdaOdinga Happy birthday mummy, may God guide your path.
Hon. Cecily Mbarire Belated birthday wishes Mama @IdaOdinga .You are one of the strongest women leaders I know and admire. May you live many more years to see the true political dream of Kenyan women
Gideon Akwabi Always mindful of her leadership to Raila’s family during your hard times Tinga. Blessed is Ida!
Amosy Leison Happy birthday mama Ida Odinga blow thousands of years to enjoy living with Baba
Meavericks Happy birthday to her, may she grow old and wise achieving every single success and blessings.