Deputy President William Ruto has this afternoon received a warning and message from Jubilee party following the ongoing feud between him and the state. The Jubilee party through the party’s secretary General Raphael Tuju, has also reacted to the recent security saga between Ruto and Interior CS Fred Matiangi.
Kenyan Presidents in history since independence. Since independence,Kenya has been ruled by three president's with the fourth one at the leadership helm at the moment.The first President of Kenya-the late Mzee Jomo Kenyatta ruled as from 1963 as the first Prime Minister.Jomo Kenyatta would later become the President as from June 1964 to his demise in August 1978.
William Shakespeare, the legendary English playwright once quipped that some people are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon. In Kenya, to be born a Koinange is almost a sure way to greatness if history is anything to go by. For as long as Kenya has existed, the Koinange's have been a critical part of its history, occupying positions of power in government and in the private sector.
Every person's dream is to be able to beat the odds and build a successful life. However, some fail to maintain their success and fail in the way ending up falling from the one successful life to grass. Meet Ben Mwangi, whose success story is a dream for many youths who toil every day to be successful in their lives.
Paul Ngei is one of the most celebrated politician in the Republic of Kenya. He had been among the men who tirelessly fought for country’s independence from the colonial authorities. He had been also among the Kapenguria six who were imprisoned and served their jail terms after they were charged with assisting and leading the Mau Mau freedom fighters.
Former State House regulator Eliud Mathu once vanished while on a tour to Mombasa with his employer, the former President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. After two days of ascertaining, he had been discovered in a small town of Ganjoni, Mombasa. However, he sent back the search party with a mail that he had been fed up with State House.
Some special occasions could long go but remain in the memories of many people who are involved. After the death of Mzee Jomo Kenyatta in 1978 when Uhuru was only 18 years. This means that Uhuru held his wedding without his father when he married Margaret Kenyatta. One man who stood and acted ass his father was one politician Dr Njoroge Mungai.
With the improvement of the Kenyan currency from the coins with politician image to the current coins with animals portraits, many historical facts have been eroded. President Uhuru Kenyatta changed currency including the banknotes during a move to battle corruption. In that move to battle corruption, the government changed the Kenyan notes and coins compelling those corrupt individuals to surrender the money to the bank.
A wide rift has been between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto for the past couple of years, leading to a crack in the ruling party, Jubilee. (Photo, Courtesy) Garissa Township MP Hon Aden Duale has thtown a jibe at President Uhuru Kenyatta in his recent remarks, over his position with his Deputy, William Ruto.
Every year Kenya celebrates it's founding fathers led by Kenya's first president Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. The late Mzee Kenyatta who happens to be president Uhuru's father ruled Kenya for a period of 15 years before meeting his untimely death. However Mzee Kenyatta served in different capacities in the public service before becoming the first prime minister of Kenya and the first president of Kenya.
Kenya has since independence had a total of 11 Vice Presidents with William Ruto current occupant as Deputy President. With calls from politicians allied to the Uhuru-Raila handshake for Deputy President William Ruto to design for allegedly going against Uhuru's manifesto, it is good to note that only one Vice President in Kenya's history has ever resigned.
Dr. Kiano was the first man from Kenya to get a PhD after studying economics and political science. He attained his post graduate degree at Stanford University of the United States. He then proceeded to California University, where he obtained a PhD in the study of Nationalism.
Since Kenya gained it's independent in 1963,we have witnessed several alliances many of which doesn't last for more than ten years. After independent the freedom fitters,the likes of Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi did not last for ten years.alot of mistrust emerged and that resulted to the mudder of Tom Mboya who at the time played a massive role in our first constitution and our freedom from colonists .
If you are less than 40 years, your knowledge on Mzee Kenyatta will be from books or multimedia. You need to be more than 43 years and above to have a better understanding of Kenya's founding President live. Photos of The Late President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta proved he once loved playing pool table.
Elizabeth Watkins narrates in her book titled Jomo's Jailers that Kariuki Chotara, a criminal who had been jailed in prison for committing several murders, had been reportedly persuaded by Kenyatta's enemies to gore him. In 1957, Kariuki had been conveyed from Manyani maximum security Prison to Kapenguria where Kenyatta had been detained.
Jomo Kenyatta who was a carpenter turned intellectual and became the first president of Kenya. He also was a good freedom fighter, great pan-africanist, film actor and author of many books and many great things he did during his early life. Kikuyu born mzee jomo Kenyatta was the leader of kenya from the Independence in 1963 to his death in 1978, serving first as the prime minister from the year 1963 to 1964 and then as the president from the year 1964 to 1978 whereby he faced his death under is leadership.
Still on Madaraka Day festivities, President Uhuru Kenyatta utilized the occasion to table his scorecard. President Kenyatta utilized the 58 Madaraka Day address to diagram his organizations history, saying under his authority the nation had gained ground in different areas. In his words, the president expressed that in a little under 7 years he had accomplished more than principal architect Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the late Daniel Arap Moi and resigned President Mwai Kibaki.
Kenyans have achieved more in 7 years in my government than all other 3 presidents combined. President Kenyatta used the 58 Madaraka Day celebrations to point out his administrations achievements lauding under his administration, Kenya had made progress in various sectors. In his remarks, the president Kenyatta said that within a span of 7 years he had done more than founding father Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the late Daniel Arap Moi and retired President Mwai Kibaki.
This a national holiday celebrated in the The Republic of Kenya. It commemorate the day Kenya attained internal self rule after being British Colony since 1920. In 1 June 1963 Kenya attained self rule. Kenya will mark 58 years of self rule come 1 June 2021. The event will take place in Kisumu.
The founding father of the republic of Kenya announced Kenya to the international community when he declared in 1964 that Kenya is a sovereign republic. At the time, the biggest problems in Kenya as highlighted by Jomo were poverty, ignorance and diseases, hence he said," if we create a sense of national direction and identity we shall have gone a long way in solving our economic problems."