Even as controversy surround the death of Fidel Odinga, his mother, Mama Ida still believes Raila’s Political enemies killed her son. Speaking to a local TV Station, Ida narrated how the death of their first born is still fresh within her, one year since his demise.
Ida believes one day truth will be unearthed and justice will be done.
Even as she eulogizes beloved son, her husband, Raila Odinga,has also remembered one of his best friends. In a letter written to the nation, friends and relatives, the thanks everyone for their contribution during the trying moments.
ODINGAS REMEMBER FIDEL AFTER “LONG YEAR OF GRIEF”:
One year has now gone by. You are sadly missed but fondly remembered by your parents, Rt. Hon Raila Odinga and Dr. Ida Odinga, your wife Lwam and your darling son Allay, your siblings Rosemary, Raila Jr, Yvonne and Winnie, your nieces Saphie and Senayi, uncles, aunties, cousins and all your relatives and friends.
We the Odinga family would like to thank all those who stood with us during our long year of grief, following the loss of our dear Fidel.
We welcome all to a memorial service for Fidel and the 22nd anniversary of Mzee Jaramogi Oginga Odinga on Saturday January 30th 2016 at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, Bondo Town, Siaya County.
“We little knew that morning that God was going to call your name. In life we loved you unconditionally, in death we do the same”, Wrote the former Prime Minister