Azimio presidential candidate Raila Odinga on Saturday loaded praises on Mama Ida terming her the strongest woman alive. In his opening remarks during his final pitch to woo voters ahead of the August 9 polls at the Kasarani stadium, Raila thanked those who have stood by him in his struggle to liberate the country but gave Ida special mention. "I wish especially to thank the strongest human being known to me. her excellency Dr Ida Betty Anyango Odinga," Raila said. "She is the mother to our four children, the pillar to our family and secret weapon to our combined strength," Raila said.