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BY UPESINEWS NEWS REPORTER,9TH MARCH 2017-A day after Opposition leader, Raila Odinga was rushed to hospital following stomach discomfort resulting from food poisoning the NASA leader has assured Kenyans that he is in good health .
-Odinga checked into the Karen Hospital on March 7 after developing stomach pains.
Doctors at the hospital carried out a series of tests on Odinga and diagnosed him with food poisoning.
He was discharged on Wednesday, March 8, 3:00 pm.
“I am out of danger now after the food poisoning incident,” Odinga said briefly, while addressing the press at Serena Hotel in Nairobi on Thursday, March 9.
The ex-Prime Minister said he will leave for South Africa on Friday, March 10, after a change of schedule. He was supposed to fly out of the country on Thursday, March 9 to visit his ailing daughter, Rosemary Odinga.
Rosemary Odinga, the elder daughter of Raila Odinga, was on February 28 flown to South Africa for further check up after 11 days of hospitalisation at a Nairobi hospital.
Rosemary Odinga has a brain tumor, which is non-cancerous. She is reported to be recuperating well.