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Uhuru will not attend UN General Assembly

20 September 2013, 23:26

Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta will not be attending the 68th United Nations general assembly as his deputy is still away, the State House announced on Friday, CapitalFM reports.

In a statement issued by the presidents spokesperson, Manoah Esipisu, UN secretary general Ban Ki-Moon has already been informed.

This will be the first time in 50 years that a Kenyan leader will miss the meeting, and the reason is the fact that the deputy president William Ruto is still in The Hague, where he is standing trial.

For more on this, visit CapitalFM.


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