Saturday September 14, 2019-Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga is reportedly sick and admitted to a hospital in Nairobi going by reports.
Venting on social media, State House Secretary for Digital Innovation, Dennis Itumbi, sensationally claimed that Raila has been admitted at Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi.
Mr Odinga was last seen in public on Monday when he presented nomination certificate to Imra Okoth, the winner of party primaries for Kibra by-election.
On his Facebook account, Itumbi, who has been lately handling a number of cases linking him to various criminal offenses, claimed that Odinga has had a bad week.
The controversial blogger also claimed that Raila has been treated at the facility and went on to wish him quick recovery and.
"This is not a great week for former PM Raila Odinga. I wish him quick recovery. Sickness comes to us all. Aga Khan hospital asante for the treatment. May God relieve him of the pain and heal him too," he said.
When reached for comment, a senior official at Orange House declined to confirm the information, adding that he wasn't in position to do so since the information emanated from a 'Tanga Tanga adherent'.
"I can't comment with certainty and more so when the info originates from a Tanga Tanga adherent," said the official in confidence.
In 2010, Raila underwent head surgery at Nairobi Hospital when he was serving as Prime Minister. Several dignitaries visited him at the facility.
The Kenyan DAILY POST