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Wiper Party leader and Cord co- prin­ci­pal Kalonzo Mus

yoka was hosted to a cel­e­bra­tion din­ner on Tues­day evening at the In­ter­con­ti­nen­tal Ho­tel, Nairobi. Kalonzo was named the African Dig­ni­tary Man of the Year 2016 by hu­man­i­tar­ian or­gan­i­sa­tion We Care for Hu­man­ity. He re­ceived the award in Au­gust dur­ing a cer­e­mony at the UN head­quar­ters in New York.

Kalonzo was recog­nised for hu­man­i­tar­ian work done through the Kalonzo Musyoka Foun­da­tion, and for his ef­forts to bring peace in Su­dan dur­ing his ten­ure as For­eign Af­fairs min­is­ter.

In at­ten­dance were fam­ily, friends, col­leagues and fel­low politi­cians, in­clud­ing Cord leader Raila Odinga, Nairobi Gov­er­nor Evans Kidero, Lake Basin De­vel­op­ment Au­thor­ity chair­man Raphael Tuju and Kenya Civil Avi­a­tion Au­thor­ity chair­man Sa­muel Poghi­sio.


1. Global phi­lan­thropist Princess Maria Tor­res with Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka.

2. Cord leader Raila Odinga.

3. Choice Mi­cro­fi­nance Bank deputy CEO Stanely Kasyoka with Othaya as­pi­rant Ndirangu Ga­chinia. 4. Machakos Sen­a­tor John­son Muthama with Lake Basin De­vel­op­ment Au­thor­ity chair­man Raphael Tuju. 5. Bun­goma Sen­a­tor Moses We­tang’ula with Balam­bala MP Ab­dikadir Mo­hammed.

6. Hellen Mamwaka, CMC Group head of con­tent Hellen Ndeti and Ki­tui West MP Fran­cis Nyenze.

7. Si­aya Sen­a­tor James Orengo.

8. Japheth Mang’oka, Makueni Sen­a­tor Mu­tula Kilonzo Jr and Joseph Mulila.

9. Mom­basa Sen­a­tor Hassan Omar. 10. Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka with Nairobi Gov­er­nor Evans Kidero. 11. Kib­wezi East MP Jessica Mbalu. 12. CLS chief pi­lot Cap­tain Lester Tom, Kenya Civil Avi­a­tion Au­thor­ity chair­man Sa­muel Poghi­sio and CLS chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer War­ren Daniel. 13. Ki­tui East MP Mar­cus Mu­luvi with Ki­tui Cen­tral MP Makali Mulu.

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