Former prime minister Raila Odinga have been trending today and better part of yesterday. This is following his new post on social media where he was seen with a youthful attire. The prime minister posted a picture of himself showing him with a blue jeans pair of trouser, white top and matching jacket as well as special sports shoes – has been the talk of town.
Well, currently Kenyans have been more surprised after finding out the exact price of Raila Odinga’s new shoes.
According to online research by city lawyer senior counsel Ahmednasir Abdullahi, the pair of shoes may have cost the ODM presidential candidate nearly half a million Kenyan shillings.
My day was good…ALHAMDULILAH,” Ahmednasir wrote on Twitter, appearing to mock the cost of the shoes. “…But baba beat me 10: ZERO…at Ksh419,467…even that is kidogo (a little) above my budget!”
Raila Odinga wore these shoes on his rally in Nairobi university where he was set to meet Youths. The politician stated that this shoes was donated to him by two young Kenyan men named Ali and Hillary.
The pair of shoes is understood to be the Nike X Off-white Air Jordan 1. According to Farfetch, which is retailing the shoe online, this is the third edition of the monumental Off-White X Air Jordan 1, Virgil Abloh focused on the “UNC” colourway of Michael Jordan’s first signature shoe.
“The high-top pair features the iconic white and Carolina blue leather upper inspired by the University of North Carolina,” the website says. “The colours are complemented by Abloh’s deconstructed aesthetic and signature details such as a red zip tie.”