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Tears flow during emotional Fidel Odinga final send-off

10 January 2015, 17:38

Bondo - Thousands of mourners turned up at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology on Saturday for the funeral service of Fidel Odinga.

Bishop Macarios of the Greek Orthodox Church presided over the service that saw political leaders from all parts of the country attend to show their last respects to Fidel, the eldest son of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, The Standard reported.

Every speaker who took to the podium to address the mourners called for a quick probe to ascertain what killed him.

Also see: VIDEO: Did Paul Kobia kill Fidel Odinga?

Security was tight at the venue with police having a hard time to control the crowd which occasionally got rowdy.

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