Government of Kenya

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The Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) is the national government of the republic of Kenya which is composed of 47 Counties, each county with its own semi-autonomous governments.wikipedia
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Counties of Kenya

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The Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) is the national government of the republic of Kenya which is composed of 47 Counties, each county with its own semi-autonomous governments.

President of Kenya

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The president leads the executive branch of the Government of Kenya and is the commander-in-chief of the Kenya Defence Forces.

Ministries of Kenya

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This is a list of ministries in the Cabinet of Kenya which help lead the Government of Kenya.

Central government

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The Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) is the national government of the republic of Kenya which is composed of 47 Counties, each county with its own semi-autonomous governments.

Republic

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The Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) is the national government of the republic of Kenya which is composed of 47 Counties, each county with its own semi-autonomous governments.

Parliament of Kenya

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The national government is composed of three arms: the legislature, the executive and the judiciary.

Judiciary of Kenya

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The national government is composed of three arms: the legislature, the executive and the judiciary.

Constitution of Kenya

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Each arm is independent of the other and their individual roles are set by the Constitution of Kenya.

Swahili language

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Its official Swahili name is 'Jamhuri ya Kenya'.

Jomo Kenyatta

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Initially, the head of government was the Prime Minister who was Jomo Kenyatta. The incumbent is Uhuru Kenyatta son of the first President, Jomo Kenyatta.

2013 Kenyan general election

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Before the 2013 elections Kenya was under a central government with 8 provinces. Before the 2013 general election the Judiciary wouldn't be considered as independent as it is today, and before the 1992 elections Kenya wasn't a multiparty state - all power was centered in the Executive with Daniel arap Moi as President.

Separation of powers

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There are three arms of government, which operate independently and work to balance each other, based upon the "Separation of powers" principle.

1992 Kenyan general election

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Before the 2013 general election the Judiciary wouldn't be considered as independent as it is today, and before the 1992 elections Kenya wasn't a multiparty state - all power was centered in the Executive with Daniel arap Moi as President.

Daniel arap Moi

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Before the 2013 general election the Judiciary wouldn't be considered as independent as it is today, and before the 1992 elections Kenya wasn't a multiparty state - all power was centered in the Executive with Daniel arap Moi as President. Two of the former Presidents, Mwai Kibaki and Daniel arap Moi are still alive.

National Assembly (Kenya)

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The legislative branch includes the National Assembly and the Senate.

Senate of Kenya

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The legislative branch includes the National Assembly and the Senate.

Head of state

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The President is the head of state and government, as in most republics.

Head of government

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The President is the head of state and government, as in most republics.

Commander-in-chief

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He is also the Commander-in-chief of the Kenya Defence Forces.

Kenya Defence Forces

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He is also the Commander-in-chief of the Kenya Defence Forces.

Uhuru Kenyatta

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The incumbent is Uhuru Kenyatta son of the first President, Jomo Kenyatta.

Mwai Kibaki

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Two of the former Presidents, Mwai Kibaki and Daniel arap Moi are still alive.

Jubilee Alliance

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The incumbent is William Ruto who as Uhuru Kenyatta is part of the Jubilee Alliance.

Jaramogi Oginga Odinga

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The first person to hold the position was Jaramogi Oginga Odinga.