Raila Odinga has shown his support for high flying band Sauti Sol.

The former Prime minister through his official twitter handle wished the band all the very best in the MTVEVA awards. The band have now received the backing of Raila and the President who tweeted that he had voted.

The 2014 MTV EMA will broadcast LIVE on MTV on Sunday, November 9 at 10pm CAT from The Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland (pre-show from 9pm CAT).

Here is what he had to say.