Uhuru’s birthday coincides with the launch of the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) which is currently underway at the Bomas of Kenya.

Kenyans have flocked social media platforms to send birthday messages to President Uhuru Kenyatta as he turns 59-years-old. Deputy President William Ruto is among prominent personalities who’ve sent birthday wishes to the president, with the hashtag #HappyBirthdayUhuru trending at number one on Twitter. The DP wrote “Happy birthday to my friend and boss HE. Uhuru Kenyatta. May God almighty grant you good health and long life.”

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Uhuru’s birthday coincides with the launch of the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) which is currently underway at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi. This aspect was not lost on Egeyo Mrakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen who wrote, “Happy 59th birthday to Mr President. I remember the days we would laugh together and discuss issues concerning the mwananchi. I still yearn for those lovely days. What a coincidence the BBI Launch happens to be during your day!”

Here are Kenyans’ messages to President Uhuru on his big day: