African Presidents and world leaders have started sending congratulatory messages to Uhuru Kenyatta for being re-elected the President of Kenya.
Current President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, and the Presidential candidate for the ruling party, Jubilee, were declared the winners of the recently concluded Kenyan elections.
We pledge to finish the work we started. We will rededicate ourselves more to serve this great nation. pic.twitter.com/FzO8Ti0Plq
— Uhuru Kenyatta (@UKenyatta) August 11, 2017
Uhuru Kenyatta garnered 8,203, 290 votes, which is 54.27percent of the total votes cast, giving him a sure win over the second runner up, Raila Odinga, leader of the opposition party, NASA who got 6, 762,224 votes which is 44.74 percent of the total votes cast ahead of the other 6 Presidential candidates.
African and international leaders have been actively tweeting their congratulations and here are some…
— Yoweri K Museveni (@KagutaMuseveni) August 11, 2017
.@UKenyatta Pamoja tuzidi kujenga umoja na maendeleo ya mataifa na jumuiya yetu.
— Paul Kagame (@PaulKagame) August 11, 2017
On behalf of all Burundians, I congratulate President elect @UKenyatta and the people of Kenya. Looking forward to strengthen our relations.
— Pierre Nkurunziza (@pnkurunziza) August 10, 2017
Nakupongeza Ndg.Uhuru Kenyatta kwa kuchaguliwa kuwa Rais wa Kenya kwa kipindi kingine. Nakutakia mafanikio mema.
— Dr John Magufuli (@MagufuliJP) August 12, 2017
— Villa Somalia (@TheVillaSomalia) August 11, 2017
— Hage Geingob (@hagegeingob) August 11, 2017