Uhuru cancels Nigeria trip after uproar over entourage
28 May 2015, 15:50
Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta will not attend the inauguration ceremony of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari following public uproar over the huge size of his entourage.
Uhuru will now be represented at the ceremony by Deputy President William Ruto.
According to sources at State House, the fact that an 82 member strong list to attend the ceremony was leaked to the public before the trip has caused it to be untenable.
Ruto will now represent the President for the ceremony set for Friday.
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