On Saturday, wife to former Prime Minister Raila Odinga celebrated her birthday.

Many Kenyans took to social media to wish the opposition Chief's wife a happy birthday as she turned a year older. They included her friends, followers and children.

Raila was also not left behind as he showered his wife and mother of his children with praises for being the pillar of strength, in their family.

Kenyans react to Raila's birthday message to wife Ida Odinga

He also wished for God's blessings upon her life.

"Thank you for being a pillar of strength and guidance for us as a family all throughout the years. May God bless you on your special day. Happy Birthday Mama @IdaOdinga," tweeted Odinga.

Kenyans on Twitter also joined Raila in wishing her the best as some found ways of making jokes about it.

Here are their reactions;