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Kenyatta

Jomo . ?1891--1978, Kenyan statesman: imprisoned as a suspected leader of the Mau Mau revolt (1953--59); elected president of the Kenya African National Union (1961); prime minister of independent Kenya (1963) and president (1964--78)
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Most importantly, it would enrich the cohesion gospel preached by President Kenyatta since the divisive elections of last year.
But as Uhuru embarks on his second and final term as President and Raila pursues final actions on the political stage that will have a huge impact on how Kenyans remember him, the question that has been on the minds of most Kenyans is whether history will repeat itself between the Kenyatta and Odinga families.
In a live television address with Kenyatta on the steps of the president's office, Odinga said the time had come to resolve their differences.
Before we begin to apportion blames as to who is right or wrong, between Kenyatta and Odinga, it is proper to establish certain facts regarding the Kenyan elections.
The move is likely to lead to new confrontations in Kenya, three months after Uhuru Kenyatta won a new five-year term as president in a controversial re-run election.
Nairobi [Kenya], Nov 28 ( ANI ): Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday was sworn in for a second term as Kenya's president, CNN reports.
Kenyatta urged the nation to focus on building the economy rather than dwell on divisive politics.
Our responsibility after the political competition is to come together and work to build the nation," Kenyatta told a church service on Sunday.
President-elect Kenyatta recently received, for the second time, the mandate from his fellow compatriots to steer the affairs of State of his country.
Wafula Chebukati, the election commission chief, said on Monday that President Kenyatta got 7.
His opponent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, won an election that international observers had praised as orderly and fair; Odinga's refusal to accept defeat seemed graceless and, given Kenya's history of political violence, dangerous.
Their fathers, Jomo Kenyatta and Oginga Odinga were also bitter enemies.