Mwai Kibaki

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Birthday
15, 1931
Birthplace
Gatuyaini, Kenya
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
15, 1931 (age 88)
Birthplace
Gatuyaini, Kenya

About

Kenyan politician who was the 3rd President of Kenya from 2002 to 2013. He was accused of favoring Kikuyu people, the large ethnic group in Kenya, for government jobs.

Before Fame

He attended the prestigious London School of Economics for a B.Sc in public finance before returning to Kenya to become executive officer of Kenya African National Union.

Trivia

He has served Kenya in the following positions: Minister for Finance (1969–1981), Minister for Home Affairs (1982–1988) and Minister for Health (1988–1991).

Family Life

He married Lucy Muthoni and had four children with her: Judy Wanjiku, Jimmy Kibaki, David Kagai, and Tony Githinji.

Associated With

He met former President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush at the White House during a state visit in 2003.