Uhuru kenyatta net worth
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Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta is a Kenyan politician who has been the country’s President since 2013. From 2002 to 2013, he was the member of parliament (MP) representing Gatundu South. From 2007 to 2013, he was also the Deputy Prime Minister. He is currently a member and the party leader of Kenya’s Jubilee Party. Uhuru was previously affiliated with the Kenya Africa National Union (KANU) before establishing The National Alliance (TNA), one of the allied parties that campaigned for his re-election during the 2017 general elections, and later merged with William Samoei Ruto’s United Republican Party (URP) to form the Jubilee Party. Uhuru’s presidency has been tarnished by numerous instances of corruption and impunity
- President – Kenya
- Born: 1961 Kenya
- Annual: USh112,035,016
- Monthly: USh9,336,251
- Weekly: USh2,154,520
- Daily: USh430,904
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Uhuru Kenyatta Profile
Uhuru Kenyatta is the son of Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya’s founding father and the country’s first president.
His ancestors are Kikuyu, a Bantu ethnic group. His given name “Uhuru” is derived from the Swahili word for “freedom,” and it was given to him in anticipation of Kenya’s impending independence.
In Nairobi, Uhuru attended St Mary’s School. He also worked as a teller at the Kenya Commercial Bank for a short time between 1979 and 1980.
Uhuru went on to study economics, political science, and government at Amherst College in the United States after graduating from St. Mary’s.
Uhuru returned to Kenya after graduation and established Wilham Kenya Limited, through which he sourced and exported agricultural commodities.
Uhuru Kenyatta originally ran for the Gatundu South Constituency parliamentary seat in 1997, but lost.
He was elected to the legislature in 2001 and then elevated to the cabinet as Minister of Local Government.
Uhuru is KANU’s preferred presidential candidate for the 2002 General Elections. He was defeated in the elections by Mwai Kibaki.
Following the 2007/8 political instability, Uhuru Kenyatta was appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance as part of a power-sharing arrangement.
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Uhuru Kenyatta was elected as Kenya’s fourth and current president in 2013 as a member of the Jubilee Alliance with his running mate William Ruto’s United Republican Party (URP).
Uhuru Kenyatta Net Worth
Uhuru is estimated to be worth $650 million. He is well-known in Kenya as one of the wealthiest people.
According to media reports, Uhuru owns the following businesses:
Heritage Hotels is a multibillion-dollar world-class hotel chain.
Manufacturing and wood
Timsales Holdings is a timber processing and construction company.
Enke Limited is a holding company with holdings in a variety of industries, including Prime and Real Estate.
CBA is a bank. A regional bank with a 75.4 billion dollar asset base.
Chartis, previously AIG, has a 5% market share in insurance.
Mediamax Group is the owner of K24 TV, the People Newspaper, Kameme FM, Meru FM, and Milele FM.
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Brookside and Spin Knit Dairies
Farming: Major coffee, tea, and sisal farming companies hold farms in the Central, Rift Valley, and coast regions.
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