The caption to the photo reads: “AGWAMBO drinking human blood in satanic rituals. Got Alila and Ramogi moment. Shame on the devil worshipper!”
But the photo was first posted as early as 2016, with claims that a Nigerian witch doctor had released a photo of a Kenyan politician drinking human blood to become president in 2017.
Is this photo of 2022 presidential hopeful Odinga? We checked.
Old photo of West Pokot governor
The photo is clearly of West Pokot county governor Prof John Lonyangapuo.
It is reportedly part of Pokot culture to drink blood from animals they have slaughtered. Pokot people are a subgroup within the Kalenjin ethnic group. They live mostly in areas north and west of the town of Kapenguria in western Kenya, bordering Uganda.
The man in the photo shared on social media is not Raila Odinga and the practice is not a satanic ritual.
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