What has Uhuru come with from India?
31 October 2015, 12:46
Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta returned to Kenya on Friday evening after attending a summit in to India.
The President and his entourage arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport shortly after 10 p.m.
arrival, President Kenyatta was received by Interior Cabinet Secretary
Joseph Nkaissery and Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe
among other government officials.
The summit advocated
for a shift in the Indo-Africa trade that will see Kenya and other
countries in the continent focus on value addition instead of export of
The forum, which brought together more
than 40 African heads of state and government is the largest number
since its launch in 2008.
During the visit, President
Kenyatta observed that while India was the fifth largest source of
Foreign Direct Investment in Africa, there was still vast untapped
potential that investors could take advantage of.
Kenyatta held talks with his host India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi
and addressed the Confederation of Indian Industry in New Delhi.
his speech, he emphasised the need for the Indian business community to
seize the opportunity of the new environment of trade and investment
emerging in Kenya.
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