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Uhuru dazzles in ceremonial army attire on Kenya's 55 Jamhuri Day celebration

He extended the military honour gesture to Deputy President William Ruto and Opposition leader Raila Odinga.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Uhuru gives First Lady Margaret Kenyatta military salute during Jamhuri Day celebrations Kenya News

Other beneficiaries of the rare salute from Uhuru was Deputy President William Ruto, Opposition leader Raila Odinga and Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Raila Odinga urges Luos to give Uhuru Kenyatta warm reception in Kisumu

- The president is expected in Kisumu county on Thursday, December 13 - Uhuru will be hosted by Opposition leader Raila Odinga during the Nyanza visit - Raila revealed the Head of State will commission road, housing and health care projects - His visit comes at a time the two leaders are enjoying close working relationship thanks to their handshake Opposition leader Raila Odinga continued to make a passionate appeal to residents on Kisumu county and by extension Nyanza not to embarrass him when President Uhuru Kenyatta tours the region.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Raila, Mudavadi, Kalonzo, Wetangula in first meeting since Uhuru-Raila handshake

- Mudavadi, Wetang'ula, Kalonzo and Raila formed the National Super Alliance ahead of the 2017 General Election - The four had not met in one meeting since Raila's handshake with President Uhuru Kenyatta - They were spotted together during the 55th Jamhuri Day celebrations at Nyayo Stadium Kenya's 55th Jamhuri Day celebrations saw all four National Super Alliance (NASA) co-principals appear in another rare meeting since 2017 presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga shook hands with President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday, March 9.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

[VIDEO] Uhuru steps out in ceremonial military uniform for Jamhuri Day

AU Envoy Raila Odinga came unaccompanied by his wife Ida.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Letter from Africa: Why Kenyan men don't want to share power with women

No whip Given past difficulties in pushing through the gender bill, many had expected President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy William Ruto, and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga - who now leads the main opposition grouping - to read the riot act to their MPs.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Haji, Waiguru, Joho feted as Eliud Kipchoge misses out

Joho, an erstwhile fierce critic of the President, is now enjoying the fruits of the March 9 handshake between his ODM boss Raila Odinga and Uhuru.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Uhuru steps out in ceremonial military uniform for Jamhuri Day

AU Envoy Raila Odinga came unaccompanied by his wife Ida.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

LIVE: Uhuru sports full military gear at Nyayo

PHOTO | ALEX NJERU | NATION MEDIA GROUP Holding the sword, Mr Kenyatta, in yet another unusual gesture, saluted opposition leaders and his bitter rival in 2018 elections Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetang’ula.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Echoes from the past as Jamhuri Day is marked

A ‘handshake’ with opposition leader Raila Odinga in March brought some calm, but analysts say more needs to be done.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 12, 2018