Forum holds prayers for ODM leader
The Mt Kenya Yes Pastors Forum has held prayers to thank God for healing the ODM Leaders Raila Odinga.
The pastors said Raila who had been grounded by the Covid -19 pandemic was now upbeat and able to go about his business after receiving treatment.
Led by their Chairman Bishop Dr. Daniel Njagi, the pastors also urged other denominations to hold similar prayers for the courageous opposition chief .
Njagi recalled the many battles Raila fought in pursuit of good governance and democracy for this country and said his immense contribution will forever remain engraved in the history books for generations to read.
“We also take congnisance of the fact that the many years Raila was subjected to unjust imprisonments and detentions significantly contributed to his ill health but we thank God that despiteall this our leader is now back on his two feet even after the attack by the covid pandemic ,”the Cleric said .
Due to the restrictions caused by the covid- 19 protocols ,he added only Five members of the Forum were able to meet this afternoon at Wanguru in Mwea, Kirinyaga County .
He explained that the members were from Nyeri, Embu, Meru , Tharaka-Nithi and the host Kirinyaga counties.
The official said the Forum members have ensured their congregants strictly complied to the protocols outlined by the government of Kenya through its ministry of Health.
The Forum has been vocal on various social- political issues which it fells required its input especially the BBI.
In that regard, Njagi has urged the vote rich Mt Kenya region community to support the BBI initiative maintaining the document meant well for all Kenyans .
The BBI process has however been slowed down by the surging covid pandemic cases in the country .