Uhuru marks 53rd birthday, first lady post a love message, Ruto wishes his boss a long life
“Darling, you are a loving husband,a role model daddy to the kids & a great President to all Kenyans #HappyBirthdayUhuru,” wrote Margaret.
“Mr President, this was dictated by the kids. ‘We just wanted you to know that you’ve always been a great dad; even now, when you have a much bigger family, embracing the entire Nation. You inspire us all the time. We love you. Happy birthday.’ See you at the finish line,” reads a message from Uhuru’s children.
Ruto’s candid message to his boss drew admiration from many on Social Media.
“Boss I recall that when we were elected, you age was 50+1, which was an excellent omen for Jubilee Alliance,” Ruto said in a card on social media, referring to their win in March 2013, Uhuru was 51.
“From birth, you have walked step by step with our country, and are now leading in maturing it’s promise. Your successful delivery of the jubilee promise will be a magnificent jewel in Kenya’s crowning glory. You are now at the prime of life, where the energy and ambition of youth meets wisdom and experience. I wish you a happy birthday full of joy and blessings. May you have many, many more.” William Samoei Ruto.
Kenyans also took to social media to wish Uhuru a happy birthday, here are some of the wishes to Kenyatta.
Shigz© @samgachigi :Uhuru the man who demystified the presidency in Kenya, we love you baba #HappyBirthdayUhuru.”
Nancy J @NancyChemu ” Happy Birthday Uhuru You’re a great President. I didn’t vote for perfection, I voted for someone who’d give his best. Am not disappointed.”
Abel Wekesa @abel_wekesa “Mr. President build nationhood by uniting all Kenyan regardless of creed,social status,tribe etc #HappyBirthdayUhuru.”
Peet Barberry @PeetBarberry ” Happy Birthday Uhuru i love u my great president. As i take ugali sukuma for lunch today but with a smile for having u as the president.HBD.”
Cyprian, Is NyakundI @C_NyaKundiH “As president Uhuru celebrates his 53’rd birthday, he must realise that we did not vote for him to be “cool” and “humble” but to deliver.”