President Kenyatta leaves for 3-day visit to Algeria
24 February 2015, 11:38
Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta has left the country for a three-day state visit to Algiers, Algeria.
The plane carrying the President and his entourage departed from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport shortly after 9.00 a.m. and was seen off by senior government officials led by Deputy President William Ruto.
While in Algiers, the President is expected to hold talks with the country’s leadership to boost bilateral ties between the two nations.
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The head of state is scheduled to hold talks with President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal and the People’s National Assembly Speaker Mohamed Larbi Ould Khelifa.
Kenya and Algeria enjoy cordial relations and have forged partnerships to push for Africa’s agenda in the continental and the international scene.
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