President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to present his papers to the independent electoral and boundaries commission for clearance.

President’s Diary

Monday 29 May 2017 – Presentation of papers by Presidential candidates (Jubilee Party will provide details)

Tuesday 30 May 2017 – The President will be in Mombasa in the afternoon to launch the cargo freight services of the Standard Gauge Railway. The event will be at Port Reitz.

Wednesday 31 May 2017 – The President, and hundreds of Kenyans from all walks of life, diplomats and Chinese envoys and special guests, will ride the first train launching services on the SGR from Mombasa to Nairobi.

The President is expected to make stops at Mariakani in Kwale County, Voi in Taita Taveta County, Mtito Andei in Makueni County, Emali in Kajiado County – commissioning stations and holding conversations with citizens.

At Syokimau in Nairobi County, the President will make a major speech.

Thursday 1 June 2017 – The President will deliver his Madaraka day speech in Nyeri.