Orange democratic party orange democratic party leader raila odinga has donated 152 million shillings to help in fighting the Corona virus pandemic that is hit the whole world and killed four people in Kenya.
Speaking shortly after undergoing the covered 19 test raila who tested positive said that the money will boost the government in buying the necessary equipment that will help in fighting deadly virus.
Through a statement to newsrooms, Odinga lauded the government for coming clean on the matter saying disclosure of such information indicates a clear plan by the government to combat the virus.
“We are pleased with the whole-of-government approach to handling the threat and protecting the health of Kenyans.
“As a country, we are in this together and we appeal to our citizens not to panic but instead, cooperate with the government which has factual and science-based advice on how we must proceed,” he said.
He also spoke on the suspension of several social activities saying although they will cause disruptions, Kenyans must adhere.
“I urge all relevant ministries to continue to provide clear scientific and medical information as is possible so that our people can be guided by science and not rumours that will cause unnecessary panic.
So far there are 126 reported cases in the country.