This holiday used to be known as Kenyatta Day, named after Jomo Kenyatta, who was the first Prime Minister and then President of Kenya. Mashujaa Day is usually celebrated with an event at the Nyao Stadium in Nairobi. A military parade takes place with troops dressed in colourful uniforms reflecting the red, black and green colours on the Kenyan flag.
Kenya Mashujaa Day
Oct 20, 2021 | Commonwealth News