Not everybody gets the chance of having a sitting President attend their wedding. After all the Commander-in-Chief is a busy man, but for these lucky Kenyans, Uhuru Kenyatta danced and made jolly with them on their wedding day.
Here is a list of Kenyans whose wedding was graced by the most powerful man in the country.
1. Irungu Kangata
Murang’a Senator Irungu Kang’ata solemnized his marriage to his wife Mary Wambui, in a colourful ceremony graced by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
The wedding was held at Gathinja Catholic Church in Kahuhia constituency, Murang’a county.
2. Nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura and his wife Mukami
They got married in June 2015 at a colorful ceremony attended by the creme dela creme of the Kenyan society.
3. Naisula Lesuuda
Naisula Lesuuda the member of parliament for Samburu West married the love of her life Robert Kiplagat in a colourful wedding.
When she announced her engagement last year, Lesuuda posted on her social media:
“Here’s to new beginning….All said and done ,I thank God for the growth that I have experienced both politically and in my personal life…Here’s to love and light in 2018.”
The wedding took place on November 17, 2018 at ACK St. Phillips Lesirai church.
4. Chemeli Chumo and Kevin Oduo
Kenya Power Chief Executive’s daughter, Chemeli Chumo and fiance Kevin Oduor walked down the aisle at a wedding that was attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
5. Naeem Balala
President Uhuru Kenyatta joined hundreds of invited guests at the wedding of Naeem Balala, son of Mining Secretary Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala.
The colourful wedding between Naeem and Safiya Omar Sherman, daughter of prominent lawyer Omar Sherman, was held at the exclusive Vipingo Ridge in Kilifi County and officiated by Ustadh Sharif Abdulqadir Hyder.