Sunday, December 12, 2010

Jamhuri Day

Kenya Blue Ensign47 years ago today, Kenya became independent, and Queen Elizabeth II assumed the title of Queen of Kenya. 46 years ago today, Her Majesty stepped down as Queen of Kenya, the country becoming a republic.

As recently as this August, a new constitution was promulgated. It is likely that grave problems with the Kenyan democracy are still ahead.

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