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CULTURE

Why Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Left His White Wife And Child In UK When He Returned To Kenya

Mzee Jomo Kenyatta has often been described as a charismatic leader. As Kenya’s founding father, he played a critical role in Kenya’s history. In the course of his life, he married four wives with Mama Ngina Kenyatta being the most famous one In the year 1939, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, emigrated to Sussex, England, where he worked as a farm laborer.

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Why Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Left His White Wife And Child In UK When He Returned To Kenya

POLITICS

Where Is Uhuru Since Leaving Power?

Former President Uhuru Kenyatta ( Photo Courtesy) For the first time in over a decade, former President Uhuru Kenyatta has not made news headlines for almost one month. Ever since he handed over power to his successor, little or nothing has been heard about the country's fourth President.

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Where Is Uhuru Since Leaving Power?

POLITICS

Emperor Haile Selassie’s Gift That Left Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Fuming

Mzee Jomo Kenyatta had few close friends while he was president of Kenya. One of them was Ethiopian leader Emperor Haile Selassie. They were such good friends, that Mzee Kenyatta made sure that the Emperor was Kenya’s first foreign dignitary invited during the Jamhuri Day celebrations in year 1964.

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Emperor Haile Selassie’s Gift That Left Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Fuming

POLITICS

Uhuru's Former 'Mr Fix It' Who Has Been The Engine Running Government For The Last Two Weeks

Former President Uhuru Kenyatta with Head of civil service Joseph Kinyua ( Photo Courtesy) The President William Ruto's Government is taking shape with the nomination of Cabinet Secretaries on Tuesday marking the turning point in the transition from former President Uhuru Kenyatta's adminstration. With transition of power being one of the most challenging phases of regime change, Head of civil service, Joseph Kinyua has handled this perfectly well.

  7 days ago ago
Uhuru's Former 'Mr Fix It' Who Has Been The Engine Running Government For The Last Two Weeks

POLITICS

Why Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Left His White Wife In Sussex In 1945 When He Came Back To Kenyans

One of the leaders who have always been described as charismatic is the late Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. He is the founding father of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta played an ideal role in the political history of Kenya. The late Jomo Kenyatta in his life, he made a couple with four wives at different times with Mama Ngina Kenyatta being well known.

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Why Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Left His White Wife In Sussex In 1945 When He Came Back To Kenyans

POLITICS

Opinion: Meet Ruto's CS Nominee Who Is About To Break A Record Which Has Stood For 56 Years

Zachariah Njeru Mwangi who has been nominated by President William Ruto as Lands Cabinet Secretary ( Photo Courtesy) For the first time since 1966, Nakuru has produced a cabinet minister following the nomination of Zachariah Njeru Mwangi by President William Ruto as the Lands Cabinet Secretary. Despite the fact that Nakuru is one of the most expansive and politically influential counties in the country, this agriculturally rich Rift Valley county has never been lucky in politics.

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Opinion: Meet Ruto's CS Nominee Who Is About To Break A Record Which Has Stood For 56 Years

POLITICS

Azimio Chief Captain Mr Odinga's Secret Political Game Changer Ahead of Next Polls Alleged

In Kenya, general elections are usually held after every five years. Since the Kenya got her independence in the year 1963, only five presidents are in record. These are; Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel Moi, Mwai Kibaki, Uhuru Mwigai Kenyatta and the current President William Samoei Ruto.

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Azimio Chief Captain Mr Odinga's Secret Political Game Changer Ahead of Next Polls Alleged

POLITICS

Politicians Who Were Friends But Later Turned to be Enemies

Jaramogi Oginga and Mzee Jomo Kenyatta After Kenya gained its independence, Jomo Kenyatta was elected as the country's first president and named Jaramogi as his vice president. However, after a number of years, the two fell out, and Jaramogi went on to become the country's first opposition leader.

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Politicians Who Were Friends But Later Turned to be Enemies

POLITICS

Mr. Odinga's suspected use of a political game changer before the next election.

General elections in Kenya typically take place every five years. Only five presidents have been in office since Kenya gained its independence in 1963. These include William Samoei Ruto, the current president, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel Moi, Mwai Kibaki, and Uhuru Mwigai Kenyatta.

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Mr. Odinga's suspected use of a political game changer before the next election.

POLITICS

PHOTOS: Instruments of Power Arrive in Kasarani Ahead of President Ruto's Swearing in

Hours before President-Elect William Ruto makes his way to Kasarani stadium for his official swearing-in ceremony, instruments of power have arrived at Kasarani. From the photos shared online, Supreme Court officials could be seen making their way into the stadium carrying what is suspected to be the Sword and the Constitution of Kenya, which will be handed over to the incoming President by the outgoing one Uhuru Kenyatta.

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PHOTOS: Instruments of Power Arrive in Kasarani Ahead of President Ruto's Swearing in

LIFESTYLE

Photos of The New Look Uhuru Park After It Was Renovated to Quality Standards

On May 23, 1969, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the first president of Kenya, gazetted and declared Uhuru Park accessible to the public as a symbol of the nation's freedom. It boasts an artificial lake, a number of national landmarks, and an assembly field that has grown famous for skating on the weekends and serves as a venue for regional events.

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Photos of The New Look Uhuru Park After It Was Renovated to Quality Standards

POLITICS

Kenyans Left Talking After Political Analyst Says Ruto Is Not The First Hustler To Be In State House

After claiming that president William Ruto is not the first hustler to sit in the state House as the head of state, historian John Kamau aroused debate online. Now, the historian claim that Ruto is not the first president to rise to power from extremely low starting points.

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Kenyans Left Talking After Political Analyst Says Ruto Is Not The First Hustler To Be In State House

POLITICS

"You Made A Mistake" Rigathi Told By Mutahi Ngunyi After He Did This In Kisumu And Nairobi.

After Professor Mutahi Ngunyi's last trip to Kisumu City for the national music festivals, he told Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua not to try to be better than his boss. Mutahi Ngunyi photo According to Prof. Ngunyi, the Presidency is a "jealous" seat, and no one should shine brighter than the President.

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POLITICS

Is Mr. Odinga Grooming the Wiper Boss Kalonzo Musyoka for the 2027 General Election?

In Kenya, general elections are usually held every five years. Since Kenya's independence in 1963, only five presidents have been recorded. These are; Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel Moi, Mwai Kibaki, Uhuru Mwigai Kenyatta and the current President William Samoei Ruto. The honorable Raila Amollo Odinga is the most popular politician in the history of Kenya.

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Is Mr. Odinga Grooming the Wiper Boss Kalonzo Musyoka for the 2027 General Election?

POLITICS

Official portraits of Kenya's presidents from first to current president

Official portrait of the president of Kenya and commander in chief of Kenya Defense Forces is the official picture which has to be present in all government offices and institutions and also in any government functions held within the boundaries of Kenya. All presidents from Mzee Jomo Kenyatta to President William Samoei Ruto have their official portraits.

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Official portraits of Kenya's presidents from first to current president

POLITICS

Outgoing Cabinet Secretary Breaks Down to Tears During Uhuru's Farewell Party

A heartbreaking video has emerged of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo crying as young children went emotional waving outgoing Head of State, President Uhuru Kenyatta goodbye ahead of his expected retirement on Tuesday after handing over to President-elect, William Samoei Arap Ruto. According to the video, the former Defence Cabinet Secretary, who worked closely with former President Mwai Kibaki before President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed her as a Cabinet Secretary in various dockets during his regime, was overcome with emotion.

  25 days ago ago
Outgoing Cabinet Secretary Breaks Down to Tears During Uhuru's Farewell Party

POLITICS

Ex Statehouse Employee Reveals Whether President Must Live In Statehouse After Ruto's Visited There

William Ruto has for the first time met with outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta in Statehouse Nairobi. This is the official residence of the President thus Ruto is expected to shift once he has taken over the sword. However, is it a must for President elect to live in Statehouse?

  23 days ago ago
Ex Statehouse Employee Reveals Whether President Must Live In Statehouse After Ruto's Visited There

POLITICS

Political Expert Speaks About President Ruto's Hustler Narrative

Online discussion was sparked by historian John Kamau's assertion that president William Ruto is not the first hustler to hold the office of head of state while sitting in the state House. The historian now asserts that Ruto is not the first president to ascend to office from such a precarious position.

  21 days ago ago
Political Expert Speaks About President Ruto's Hustler Narrative

POLITICS

Kenyans Left Talking After Political Analyst Says Ruto Is Not The First Hustler To Be In State House

Historian John Kamau sparked online debate after claiming that President William Ruto is not the first hustler to sit in the state House as the head of state. Now, historians claim that Ruto is not the first president to rise to power from such humble beginnings. According to John Kamau, Kenya's first president, the late Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, was the first hustler to hold office.

  21 days ago ago
Kenyans Left Talking After Political Analyst Says Ruto Is Not The First Hustler To Be In State House

POLITICS

Expected: Here are some Things Kenyans Wait To Witness In Kasarani Stadium As From Now

Today marks a big day for the president elect William Samoei Ruto and his supporters few days after the supreme court of Kenya led by Chief Justice Martha Koome made an announcement which left Azimio brigade shaking. Despite that some residents from different regions arrived very early at Kasarani Stadium, here are some things Kenyans might expect to see as from now as the inauguration event continues:

  22 days ago ago
Expected: Here are some Things Kenyans Wait To Witness In Kasarani Stadium As From Now