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5 Feb 2020
Former Kenyan President Daniel Arap Moi, who ruled the country with an iron fist between 1978 and 2002, has died aged 95, President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced.
22 May 2019
During the concluded Transform Africa Summit, The President of Kenya, His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta unveiled a blueprint that enables the country to realize a local digital economy under the theme 'A digitally empowered citizenry, living in a digitally enabled society'.
1 Oct 2018
Marking his final stop of his tour of Africa, Britain's Prince William met Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday in Nairobi and played soccer with local children.
9 Mar 2018
Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga walking towards microphone, Odinga addressing media, Odinga saying he agrees with Kenyatta to stop divisions in the country, kenyatta saying he wants to come together and find solution to unify country, Kenyatta and Odinga shaking hands.
21 Dec 2017
After Kenya's Supreme Court called for new elections when opposition leader Raila Odinga challenged President Uhuru Kenyatta's win, opposition voters boycotted the polls, securing Kenyatta's win.
28 Nov 2017
Police fire tear gas at opposition protesters to prevent them for entering a stadium in Nairobi where President Uhuru Kenyatta was being sworn in for a second five-year term.
28 Nov 2017
Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in as Kenya's president for a second, five-year term in Nairobi on Tuesday (November 28), ending months of political turmoil in the east African nation.
26 Oct 2017
Kenyan police clash with opposition supporters who have boycotted an election re-run widely expected to be won by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
25 Oct 2017
Kenya's disputed presidential election has set the nation on the brink. President Uhuru Kenyatta has snubbed a crisis meeting called by the electoral body ahead of the Presidential election re-run.
11 Oct 2017
Kenya lurched deeper into political crisis on Wednesday as a court ruling and a parliamentary vote appeared to ease Uhuru Kenyatta’s path to a second term as president, a day after his rival quit an election they were to contest.
3 Sep 2017
Uhuru Kenyatta says that he and his party will respect the Supreme Court's decision to go ahead with a new election.
13 Aug 2017
Violence erupted in Nairobi's slums on Saturday morning after incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta was confirmed as president on Friday.

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