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Why Presidential Portraits Are Placed In Most Kenyan Offices And The Uniqueness About It

Most Kenyans might have noticed somewhere in an office setting that the current presidential photo portrait is placed in a strategic position.

There have been questions from adults and even young people on why the portrait is placed in most of Kenya's public offices and even private businesses.

However, the answer to these unanswered questions haven't been addressed with clarity and here is why you are reading this article.

There was even a time when there existed in from amongst political leaders stronghold who tried to replace it with their leader. This however backfired.

The reason is unknown but Kenya has kept it a tradition since the times of Mzee Kenyatta and Daniel Moi. It has been there ever since and no one has disputed it publicly despite lacking the constitutional support. It seems as though Kenya adopted it taking after the British colonial culture. Here is one description by the Star Newspaper concerning such portraits.

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