President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani for the Jamhuri Day celebrations. PHOTO | COURTESYPresident Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani for the Jamhuri Day celebrations. PHOTO | COURTESY
By MWENDE KASUJJA

Kasarani Stadium was near empty delaying the arrival of President Uhuru Kenyatta by over an hour for the Jamhuri Day celebrations on Tuesday.

The fete was slated to begin at 10:30 but the President only drove in a few minutes to noon.

The stadium was near empty with only few people turning up for the 54th Jamhuri Day celebrations.

As the President walked in, the cheers were noticeably less than what was experienced from a full house stadium on Tuesday November 28 as he was sworn in for his second and last time.

President Kenyatta delayed his arrival by over an hour and online, Kenyans were speculating why the President was late: