1.June 2013: Kenyans in Norway celebrate “Madaraka Day” – Kenya’s self-rule Day
Posted by African Press International on July 7, 2013
Kenya defeated the British colonialist after waging freedom war led by the MAU MAU group. The British gave in 1963 granting the Kenyan‘s self-rule in 1.June 1963. Full Independence was achieved on the 12th December 1963.
The party was a great success, thanks to the Association’s Board Members who ensured that everything ran smoothly.
Interview with Mr Makosir – Chairman of the Association:
The Kenyans and friends danced the night out enjoying the freedom that was achieved through hard work. Many fighters died for Kenya to gain independence.
Part 2 – Competition – beer drinking…….
Kenya’s first president was Jomo Kenyatta followed by Daniel Moi, Mwai Kibaki and now the fourth was elected on March the 4th this year 2013. He is president Uhuru Kenyatta who is the son of the first president Jomo Kenyatta.