Odinga Skips Kenya Presidential Inauguration

Top leaders of the alliance preparing to be the official opposition - Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetangula - will not attend Uhuru Kenyatta's inauguration, nor "will they send an apology".

Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn in as Kenya's New  President

PHOTO ESSAYS: Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn in as Kenya's New President

Uhuru Kenyatta, son of Kenya's first president, was sworn in as the country's youngest president on the 8th of April 2013.

Cord principals PM Raila Odinga (C), Outgoing VP Kalonzo Musyoka (R) and Moses Wetangula (L) to skip Uhuru Kenyatta's inauguration.

  • Kenya:  Cord MPs to Snub Uhuru's Swearing in Ceremony

    The Star, 9 April 2013

    CORD MPs will not be attending President - elect Uhuru Kenyatta's swearing in ceremony today. Most of the Mps are reported to have not collected their invites from Parliament. CORD ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Raila, Top Cord Leaders to Skip Uhuru Inauguration

    Capital FM, 8 April 2013

    The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) has said that it will boycott Tuesday's inauguration of Uhuru Kenyatta as the fourth president of Kenya. read more »

  • Kenya:  Cord MPs to Snub Uhuru Swearing-in Ceremony

    The Star, 9 April 2013

    MPs affiliated to Cord parties have decided to give today's swearing in ceremony of President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta a wide berth. Most of the MPs had not collected their formal ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Odinga to Skip Uhuru Inauguration

    New Vision, 8 April 2013

    Top leaders of the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) will not attend president-elect Uhuru Kenyatta's inauguration ceremony on Tuesday. read more »

  • Kenya:  Government Welcomes All to Uhuru Inauguration

    The Star, 8 April 2013

    The Kenya government has stated that tomorrow's inauguration of Uhuru Kenyatta as Kenya's fourth president is open to all Kenyans and has urged Kenyans to turn up in large numbers ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Dozens of Dignitaries Set to Attend Kenyatta Inauguration

    Tanzania Daily News, 9 April 2013

    PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete and former President Benjamin Mkapa are today expected to attend the swearing in ceremony of Mr Uhuru Kenyatta as the fourth president of Kenya on Tuesday. read more »

  • Kenya:  Kagame to Attend Uhuru Kenyatta Swearing-in

    The New Times, 8 April 2013

    President Paul Kagame will today join other Heads of State at the swearing-in ceremony of Kenya's President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta. The 52-year-old fourth Kenyan leader will be sworn ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Kimemia - We'll Kick Up a Bash for Raila

    Capital FM, 8 April 2013

    A farewell party for outgoing Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka will be held after Uhuru Kenyatta is sworn in as president. read more »

  • Kenya:  Bashir to Attend President Kenyatta's Inauguration

    New Vision, 8 April 2013

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will fly out to Kenya on Monday to participate in the inauguration ceremony of Uhuru Kenyatta as new leader of the East African nation, ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Sudan's Bashir Coming for Uhuru Fete

    The Star, 8 April 2013

    The Uhuru administration may have to handle its first diplomatic row if Sudanese President Omar al Bashir who is wanted by the ICC attends tomorrow's ceremony. read more »

  • Kenya:  Public Servants Car-Pooling to Uhuru's Inauguration

    Capital FM, 8 April 2013

    You've heard of employees car-pooling to work and now, according to the Head of Public Service Francis Kimemia, you'll have public officers car-pooling to Uhuru Kenyatta's ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Sudan's Bashir Heading to Kenya Next Week for Kenyatta's Inauguration - Report

    Sudan Tribune, 7 April 2013

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will fly out to Kenya on Monday to participate in the inauguration ceremony of Uhuru Kenyatta as new leader of the East African nation, ... read more »

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