Uhuru requests UB40's 'I got you babe' in live birthday radio call

The former president has also received well wishes from Kenyans across the country.

At his home county, traders from Gatundu market threw the former president a birthday party, albeit in absentia.

Kenyatta has steered from the public eye since July 24, when he met several editors from media houses.

At the time, he was addressing a raid that had happened at his son Jomo's house.