Daniel Moi Daniel arap Moi, a former president of Kenya, passed away at the age of 95. Kenya's longest-serving president was Mr. Moi. He served in office for 24 years before being forced to resign in 2002 due to extreme pressure. After serving as president of Kenya for the longest period of time in history—24 years—the late Moi also received the moniker "Professor of Politics."
On Saturday morning, Kenyans were left in mixed emotions after Nation Media Group shared an editorial cartoon photo depicting the ongoing Presidential election petition at the Supreme Court. According to the photo, Late Mzee Kenyatta, Daniel Moi, Mzee Kibaki and Rt Raila Odinga's father Jaramogi Odinga are seen wondering why after every elections in Kenya a seven-bench Judge will always determine the winner; in a political perspective, history has been repeating itself in Kenya as in the last 2 General Elections, a Presidential election petition has always been filed by an opponent.
Muthee Kiengei is a Kikuyu gospel musician, a radio presenter and a pastor who is well grounded to be distracted by neysayers. Kiengei is among Kenyan celebrities who have moved from grass to fame through hardwork and determination within the shortest period of time. Kiengei was a greater supporter of Azimio la Umoja which lost in the elections.
Victims of the Kariobangi demolitions, that started during the reign of the late President Daniel Moi have come out to ask President William Ruto to intervene and help them take back their lands since He promised to use His new administration to kill injustices and also elevate the poor.
During his 24 year rule, late Daniel Moi attracted both friends and enemies in equal proportion. His rule was accused of being full of dictatorship especially after he banned multi party democracy in Kenya allowing only one party to rule Kenya. This attracted many riots and discomfort in the country that would see the likes of Kenneth Matiba and Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga arrested and tortured for trying to call out dictatorship in Moi's regime.This among other vices during Moi's reign has made it difficult for young Kenyans to tell the real character of late Daniel Moi.
On Tuesday, Sep 13 2022 William Samoei Arap Ruto was sworn in as the 5th President of the Republic of Kenya. William Ruto alias "hustler" is a Kenyan politician who was born on 21 December 1966. Picture courtesy; President William Ruto Ruto's political journey begins back in 1992 when he was chosen as the Organising Secretary of Youth, for Kanu (YK92) during President Daniel Moi's era.
Dr. William Samoei Ruto was officially sworn in as the 5th President of the Republic of Kenya on Tuesday in an event that was attended by thousands of Kenyans and other leaders from different parts of the world. President William Ruto officially received instruments of power from former President Uhuru Kenyatta.
After years, months, weeks and days of spirited campaigns, the self-crowned chief hustler_William Samoei Ruto is hours if not days away from knowing if his name will be written and mentioned alongside Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel Moi, Mwai Kibaki and Uhuru Kenyatta's. Ruto is among the two presidential contenders whose winning odds look practical and probable.
Apart from handing over, President Uhuru Kenyatta will also be expected to take his successor through an orientation tour around the State House. This has been the traditions that have been set in the State House by the previous regimes however the question has emerged whether the outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta will tour Uhuru due to their Political personal differences.
As residents of Rongai constituency headed to the polls on Monday, there was only one shot left for the Moi family - that Raymond Moi should at least retain his seat. His brother, former Baringo senator lost his seat to UDA's William Cheptumo. Incumbent Member of National Assembly and the late President Daniel Moi's eldest son was on the ballot to sway the votes to retain his seat.
Details have emerged about the various activities that led up to President John Jomo Kenyatta's emergence as a prominent politician. It has been revealed that he was not interested in politics when he first started. He enjoyed being involved in business and was a political scientist. According to a relative, he stopped being interested in politics in 1995 and spent his time selling French beans outside a hotel in Thika.
Today ceremony at the Kasarani Stadium will be unpleasant as President Uhuru Kenyatta passes on the seal of office to William Ruto. In spite of Kenya having numerous closely contested presidential elections no transition has ever been followed by such a personal nasty fight with the departing president even refusing to congratulate the winner.
In a ceremony witnessed by thousands of Kenyans and other world leaders on Tuesday, Dr. William Samoei Ruto was formally sworn in as the 5th President of the Republic of Kenya. Former President Uhuru Kenyatta officially handed over power to President William Ruto. After the previous administration left State House, the new head of state was also able to occupy the building.
In as much as the white house is meant for the president of the republic of Kenya, it still remains the president's decision whether to stay live there or not. This is according to Franklin Bett who is the former comptroller of the statehouse. He was a statehouse comptroller under the administration of the late president Daniel Moi.
Farmers who live in the forest might return to the "Shamba" farming technique, according to Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua. Gachagua stated that the instructions would be put into effect as soon as a new cabinet was named while speaking on Saturday at the funeral of late Baringo deputy governor Charles Kipngok in Eldama Ravine, Baringo County.
Jomo Kenyatta; Light blue standard with a yellow Cockerel.Jomo's presidential standard at Independence was the Kenyan flag with the court of arms on a dark background. A plain blue flag with two yellow spears and a shield became the standard in 1970. Additionally, it included a yellow cockerel, which served as the emblem for the previous ruling party, KANU.
Raymond Moi who is the son of former president Daniel Moi has been swept by the UDA tide. UDA has managed to sweep off their feet the family of former president Daniel Moi from the political landscape in the country. Here is a link: https://twitter.com/citizentvkenya/status/1564463184152600581?s=20&t=L8_j2stbHYLBEk167TgPYw
The official norm or official banner is the banner used to depict the president or head of state in several countries. Some governments only let the president bring it up or discuss it when it directly affects them. Upon being confirmed tomorrow, President-elect William Ruto will implement a nationwide green standard wherever he goes.
Kenyans are eagerly waiting for the swearing ceremony of President-elect William Ruto at Kasarani Stadium. However, former State House Controller Franklin Beth alleges that it is not a must for Ruto to live at the State House despite being the president of Kenya. He alleges that he has a right to live at the State House as per the constitution but he might decide to live elsewhere in the country.
All eyes around the world will be focused on Kenya to assess how it will conduct its general elections. This is a unique election in the country, as it involves an administrative change from one government to another. It is an election similar to that of 2002 and 2013.