[19th December 2012]


The Embassy of Kenya in Japan celebrated the 49th Jamhuri (Independence) Day with pomp and colours. The event was held at the Hotel Laforet in Tokyo on 12th December, 2012 from 12:30-14:00hrs. The occasion was graced by the representative of the Government of Japan, Ambassador Yoshifumi Okamura – Director General of the African Affairs Bureau in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and was attended by the Government officials, members of Diplomatic Corps, Business practioners, Academicians, among other distinguished guests and friends of Kenya. Ms. Eriko Mukoyama, popularly known by her Kenyan name Anyango, entertained the guests with a live performance of Kenyan traditional music.

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