Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta sworn in as president for second term

Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in for a second term as president of Kenya on Tuesday, during an official inauguration ceremony at Nairobi’s Kasarani stadium. The president won the re-run election on October 26 with 98 percent of the vote from a 39 percent turnout. He appeared in front of a 60,000-strong crowd on Tuesday and swore to guarantee unity and cohesion between citizens. The ceremony took... Еще place following several months of political tension and violence in Kenya. Kenyatta had already won a presidential vote in August, securing 54 percent of the ballot, after which Kenya's Supreme Court annulled the result claiming irregularities. They ordered a re-run for October. Opposition leader Raila Odinga boycotted the repeat election.

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