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Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta (born 26 October 1961) is a Kenyan politician who is the fourth president of Kenya. He has also been charged for crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court (ICC). He was formerly the deputy Prime Minister of Kenya, Member of Parliament for Gatundu South Constituency and Chairman of Kenya African National Union (KANU), which was a part of the Party of National Unity (PNU).


Kenyatta is the son of Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya's first president (1964–1978). His name, Uhuru, is Swahili for "freedom". He attended St Mary's School in Nairobi. From there he went on to study political science at Amherst College in the United States.

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Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga to retire from politics after their famous handshake. Kalonzo said the two should give way to other politicians willing to contest for the presidential seat, like him. "Have you seen the peace that has reigned in ...
“When I decided to work with President Uhuru Kenyatta, political temperatures came down. Everyone is now shaking hands for the good of our country,” he said. Read : Uhuru, Raila appoint advisors to steer unity talks. Raila said he is not after jobs or political favours. The NASA leader added he took the ...

Seven weeks after President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga held a surprise meeting at Harambee House to bury the hatchet following a bruising election, they have announced a committee of 14 advisors to bring to fruition their peace pact. Senators Amos Wako (Busia) and Yusuf Haji (Garissa) are ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga outside Harambee House in Nairobi last month when they agreed to work together. [Willis Awandu, Standard]. President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga yesterday named a 14-member team to help implement their unity deal.
President Uhuru Kenyatta will this week outline his administration's plan of implementing campaign pledges and measures aimed at cementing his legacy. The Wednesday's State of the Nation address will be the first of Kenyatta's second and last term as President. ALSO READ: Handshake tops issues ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday hailed the increased trade and stronger bilateral relationships Kenya has with France and China. The Head of State made the remarks when he bade farewell to the outgoing ambassadors from the two countries — Antoine Sivan (France) and Liu Xianfa (China). SGR.

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto address the public at Kenol on their way back to Nairobi on April 26./PSCU. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. President Uhuru Kenyatta has taken a sweep at politicians from Central Kenya who appear to have already kicked off ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday urged leaders to emulate Kenneth Matiba's selflessness for better service to Kenyans. Uhuru said the current generation of political leaders are selfish. He described the late multiparty crusader as a hard-working leader who was willing to surrender his desire for ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta won re-election in November in a second vote after the first in August was annulled by the Supreme Court citing irregularities. Around 100 people, mainly opposition supporters, were killed mainly by police during the prolonged election season. “Despite the slowdown in 2017 our ...
Tamara Risheel shocked many after she came out claiming Uhuru Kenyatta was her dad. This left many talking and of course many concluded that this was just another publicity stunt. Surpringly the move pulled by the 18 year old not only landed her in police custody but also on Ebru TV. After Jaguar ...
The users were convinced that the resident should have used the road if the Tuesday morning weather was not appropriate for air travel. Owing to the bad weather that hampered flight visibility, President Uhuru Kenyatta addressed the delegates at the conference via live video link from State House Nairobi.
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday castigated political leaders saying it is unfortunate most of them only stand for themselves. While eulogising the late Kenneth Matiba, the president said the current breed of politicians are full of themselves and have failed to nurture the future generation as Matiba ...
President Kenyatta is back from UK where he attended the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. Senior government officials, led by Deputy President William Ruto and Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe, received the president on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ...
The Jubilee administration is seeking the support of the counties to have governors align their development plans with President Uhuru Kenyatta's one million homes dream. A concept paper prepared by the presidency says the administration would push to put in place the legal and financial infrastructure ...
Uhuru Kenyatta fails to attend devolution meet in Kakamega ... President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday skipped devolution conference in Kakamega. Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru told the meeting that Mr Kenyatta, who was expected to officially open it, would make his address via a video link from State ...
President Kenyatta is back from UK where he attended the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. Senior government officials, led by Deputy President William Ruto and Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe, received the president on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has promised to speed up plans for an arbitration centre in Nairobi to attract investors who complain of delays in the Judiciary. On the sidelines of the ongoing Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit in London, President Kenyatta marketed his government as pro-investors.

Wednesday April 18 2018. uhuru kenyatta. A group of Kenyans protest against President Kenyatta's rule outside Chatham House in London on April 17, 2018. PHOTO | COURTESY ...
Let us give President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto an opportunity to deliver the Jubilee manifesto instead of igniting political fires. It is more than four years to the 2022 General Election and sprouting political campaigns at this juncture will only deny Kenyans a crucial opportunity to benefit ...
A surprise handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga has stirred up Kenyan politics as the long-time rivals set their sights on the 2022 elections. Less than a year since Kenyatta was re-elected to a second and final term in a vote that Odinga called a farce, the two ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked Governor Mike Sonko to honour his pledge to resign if he does not clear garbage in Nairobi within 30 days. The head of state said if the regeneration team led by Sonko does not meet its timelines as agreed, should honour its words and resign. Uhuru in a statement ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned Kenneth Matiba who died today at the Karen Hospital. In a live address at State House, President Kenyatta praised Mr Matiba as one of the country's pioneering entrepreneurs and champion of multiparty democracy. He said the late Matiba was involved in various ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta plans to market Kenya abroad as a destination for trade and investment during his five-day United King tour this week. Uhuru during his tour starting on Monday will be keen on boosting trade ties and diversifying investments between Kenya, UK and other Commonwealth ...
Speaking during the launch at State House, Nairobi, President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday said the cover will benefit some three million students. "My government will pay a premium of Sh 1,350 for every student under the cover. This will have a phenomenal impact on our economy," Uhuru said. He added ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has made a revelation of an incognito visit to Kenyatta National Hospital and the shock that he met at the biggest referral hospital in the region. President Kenyatta while speaking on Friday to a team that has been charged with the responsibility of regenerating Nairobi city, said the ...
The team to steer President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga's unity deal is all but in place, the Star can reveal. The two leaders are also reportedly planning to expand the two-man dialogue committee they appointed to spearhead their handshake deal to 12 members. This comes as the country waits with ...
African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group of countries should be accorded increased access to the European market, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Thursday. He said deals such as the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) should recognise each country's level of development so that no ...
By PSCU, NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 26 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has said aggressive modernisation of the police force would continue to maintain the gains in the fight against all forms of criminal activities. He said the Government will allocate more resources to the National Police Service Modernisation ...
Donors and the international community are warming up to the unity deal signed between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Nasa leader Raila Odinga last month, with pledges to bankroll the programme. The Star has learnt that among those keen to fund the landmark truce between the two archrivals include ...
President Kenyatta unveils the statue Mr Oshottoe Ondula is claiming at Havana's African Heroes Park on March 15, 2018. PHOTO | COURTESY. In Summary. Mr Oshottoe Ondula claims that the sculpture of Kenya's founding President Jomo Kenyatta, which now stands in Havana's African Heroes Park, ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta (pictured) will hold a Cabinet meeting tomorrow — the first since he completed its constitution last month. He will then leave the country on Thursday for a four-day official state visit to Mozambique. Officials' privy to the meeting told the Star it will focus on President Uhuru's Big Four ...
The reason why I was among the first public personalities to warmly welcome the rapprochement between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his fellow leader, Raila Odinga, was because of the historic precedent it set for Kenya. The Uhuru-Raila deal marks the beginning of a new chapter in Kenya's political ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to make a turn-around tour to the lakeside city of Kisumu in what some ODM leaders have referred to as Peace Project intended to unite the country. Though details of the tour are scanty by a local newspaper, The Standard, has confirmed the visit. The president is ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses wananchi during the commissioning of the construction of Ngong Road phase two and three, in Nairobi on March ... A joint visit by President Uhuru Kenyatta and Nasa leader Raila Odinga to Kisumu initially planned for this week has been pushed back to allow for more ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga at Harambee House on March 9. PHOTO ... I could not help remembering what happened in Ethiopia after the surprise handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga, now “the people's ...
A section of the EFP leaders led by Mandera West MP HajiYusuf (left) address the media on the appointment of Noor Hassan as the Sports CAS. [David Njaaga, Standard]. Economic Freedom Party (EFP) welcomed President Uhuru Kenyatta's nomination of Hassan Noor Hassan as Sports Chief ...
The managing director of data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica was covertly filmed by U.K. broadcaster Channel 4 describing his company's sway over Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's previous two election campaigns. The firm worked on "just about every element" of Kenyatta's bid to be elected, ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga unit pact is not a political stunt but a commitment to peace and development of the country, Deputy President William Ruto has said. Ruto, during a tour of West Pokot county to launch development projects on Friday, asked other leaders should ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta inspects a guard of honour during the 146th passing out parade of 3,969 recruits at Kenya Police College Kiganjo on March 23, 2018. PHOTO | JOSEPH KANYI | NATION ... President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday pledged to continue improving police welfare. The President promised ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta with Mauritius' Foreign Affairs Minister Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo at State House Nairobi. PHOTO | COURTESY ... President Uhuru Kenyatta's update on Twitter about his meeting with Lutchmeenaraidoo at State House, Nairobi attracted cheeky comments. Met Seetanah ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the police to exercise high integrity values as they serve the country. He told nearly 4,000 police recruits, who graduated on Friday from Kiganjo police college, that their task is to guarantee Kenyans safety and protection from all security risks. "You are expected to ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA leader Raila Odinga's handshake a fortnight ago has split MPs on the position to take when the President gives the State of the Nation Address in Parliament next Thursday. ODM's unilateral decision to partner with Jubilee, leaving out Wiper, Ford Kenya and ANC has ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses wananchi during the commissioning of the dualling of Ngong Road Phase II in Nairobi on March 22, 2018. He has said Kenyans should now focus on development. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
Uhuru Kenyatta is the fourth president of the Republic of Kenya, that is a fact that everyone knows. However, there are some things that very few people know about the son of the first president of the country. Here are the 10 most interesting. 1. He earned 600/- while working for KCB at Kipande House. 2. History was his ...
A popular city businessman is said to be devastated following the recent decision by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his political adversary Raila Odinga to bury the hatchet. Weeks after the symbolic handshake between the two politicians, the businessman known for his lavish and exotic taste of expensive ...
... will vet Court of Appeal judge Mohamed Warsame for appointment to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC). Justice Warsame's vetting will be his first despite having been re-elected to the commission and comes after President Uhuru Kenyatta forwarded his name to the MPs Tuesday for consideration.
Kenyans on Twitter have weighed with views on President Uhuru Kenyatta's increased foreign trips, the latest being his visits to Cuba and Rwanda. Some of the users questioned whether the President is on a world tour, saying that he should delegate government officials to represent him in some of these ...
British data mining firm Cambridge Analytica has confirmed and revealed how it helped President Uhuru Kenyatta win elections. In an undercover film broadcast on Channel 4 News in the UK on Monday night, Cambridge Analytica Managing Director Mark Turnbull confirmed that the company had covertly ...
By PSCU, NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 20 – President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday witnessed the swearing-in of Kennedy Ogeto as the new Solicitor General after he was vetted and approved by the National Assembly. The brief swearing-in ceremony was conducted by Head of Public Service, Mr Joseph Kinyua, ...
London — Cambridge Analytica, the UK political consultancy at the centre of Facebook's election manipulation scandal, ran the campaigns of President Uhuru Kenyatta in the 2013 and 2017 Kenyan elections, according to video secretly recorded and broadcast by Britain's Channel 4 News on Monday.


 

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