Jamhuri Day Githeri Man and 7 other surprising people to receive State honour at Jamhuri Day celebrations

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President Uhuru Kenyatta will be giving the awards

Githeri Man to be honoured at Jamhuri Day fete play Githeri Man to be honoured at Jamhuri Day fete (Facebook)

As Kenya marks its 54th Jamhuri Day celebrations, a few notable Kenyans such as Githeri Man will be receiving State commendations from President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Martin Kamotho aka Githeri Man who managed to unite the country with laughter following the tension of the August 8th elections.


Others include singers Ben Githae and Rufftone; controversial blogger Robert Alai; Citizen TV reporter Jackie Maribe; Director of digital communications for State House Dennis Itumbi; the late General Joseph Nkaiserry's wife, Hellen Nkaiserry; and champion boxer Fatuma Zarika.

play 'Iron Fist' Fatuma Zarika to honoured with award at Jamhuri Day celebrations (Courtesy)


The awards- orders, recognitions and medals- are in recognition of outstanding services rendered to the nation.

Over 150 people are honoured with the different awards observed every Jamhuri Day.

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