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The Significance of the President's Sword

Most of us have participated in at least one election in every country we've lived in. Celebrations from the winning side can be seen after the election board or commission declares a winner. As a result, the journey to work has begun. Former Vice President Joe Biden is set to take over as new head of the armed forces when he is inaugurated on January 20, 2017. The swearing in ceremony varies widely from country to country.

The swearing in ceremony varies widely from country to country. The events, on the other hand, are strikingly similar. For example, the departing president looks over the military honor guard one last time, but he doesn't order it dismounted. The new president's first order of business is to fire everyone. After that, the departing leader turns over control of the country to his or her successor.

The country's constitution and the military's command word are these instruments. Everything a president does must be in accordance with the constitution, but what does the sword signify. The blade represents the president's new role as military commander. To finish off, I'll talk more about the sword of command and how it was used in Kenya

We can't discuss the history of this ceremonial sword now, but it's useful to know that the custom of passing the sword to a new leader has its roots in Japanese culture. Predecessors or the military commander present the Kenyan president with the sword.

Only after the outgoing president has died does the military commander turn it over. For example, Daniel Arap Moi, Kenya's second president, was given a weapon by a military leader after the country's first president, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, died. However, Moi handed it down to Kibaki, who in turn passed it on to Uhuru Kenyatta when the time came.

What are the materials used in the sword's construction, and what is the price tag? the steel used by the Kenyan military is made of stainless steel and has a gold plating This may indicate that it's not your typical sword. No one knows how much it costs because it isn't something that is purchased on a regular basis. However, it must be expensive.

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