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INDEPENDENCE SPEECH By Jomo Kenyatta
INDEPENDENCE SPEECH

After the long struggle,  the great efforts and the long initiative by the Mau Mau Freedom Fighters to give Kenyans their Freedom Back, Victory finally came and Kenyans had something to celebrate about.

The Celebration was led by Mzee Jomo Kenyatta at the great Uhuru Park Grounds in Nairobi.

Below is a quote of the speech.

"INDEPENDENCE DAY 12-12-1963 QUOTE"

`'It is with  great pride and pleasure that I receive this constitutional instruments today as the embodiment of Kenya's freedom. This is the greatest day in Kenya's history;  and the happiest day of my life" Jomo Kenyatta, Prime Minister of Kenya.

 

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