56 years ago today, Kenya attained independence from colonial rule. Since then, so much has changed, from the people to the boundaries and the economy. Leaders have come and gone, and generations have grown up knowing very little about them. So how well do you really know all the Kenyan presidents? Take this quiz and find out!
Jomo Kenyatta became Kenya's first prime minister on 12 December, 1963, after Kenya attained independence. One year later, that title changed and he became Kenya's first president.
Before becoming Kenya's president in 2002, Mwai Kibaki had served as the vice president from 1978 to 1988 under president Daniel arap Moi.
Daniel arap Moi served as Kenya's president from 1978 to 2002, a total of 24 years. This is the longest rule of any Kenyan president to date.
Born in 1961, Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in as Kenya's president in 2013. At the time, he was 52 years old making him the youngest Kenyan president to date.