Daily Archives: August 28, 2016

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES DURING JOINT BILATERAL PRESS CONFERENCE – VISIT BY THE JAPANESE PRIME MINISTER AT STATE HOUSE, NAIROBI ON 28TH AUGUST, 2016

Ladies and Gentlemen, We have had fruitful discussions with my brother, the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe. I don’t need to tell you that Kenya and Japan are old friends; and that when old friends meet, there is always much to … Continue reading

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Kenya honoured, President Kenyatta says as TICAD comes to a close

President Uhuru Kenyatta this afternoon said Kenya was honoured to have hosted the development conference that brought together the largest number of Heads of State and Governments in Nairobi in the last 30 years. The President said the conference was … Continue reading

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Seventy-three MOUs signed to boost Africa-Japan trade

A total of 73 Memorandums of Understanding have been signed in an unprecedented move to boost trade between the African continent and Japan. This follows closely the Asian economic giant’s pledge to commit $30 billion in public and private support … Continue reading

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We’re making progress in gender equity, President Kenyatta says

Kenya has taken proactive measures to accelerate gender equality and women’s empowerment, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said. The President cited the establishment of a fully-fledged State Department of Gender Affairs as one of his administration’s efforts to support women’s progress. … Continue reading

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Growing role of private sector in development highlighted at TICAD

African leaders attending a development conference in Nairobi have pledged to place the private sector at the forefront to achieve economic growth. President Uhuru Kenyatta led the Heads of State and Governments in affirming their commitment to create an enabling … Continue reading

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STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES DURING CLOSING JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE – TICAD VI SUMMIT AT KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, NAIROBI ON 28TH AUGUST, 2016

Your Excellency, Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, of Japan, Your Excellency Idriss Déby, President of the Republic of Chad, Senior Officials Present, Members of the Press, Ladies and Gentlemen. We have come to the close of two very intensive days of … Continue reading

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SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES DURING OFFICIAL CLOSING OF THE TICAD VI SUMMIT AT KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE ON 28TH AUGUST, 2016

Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, We have come to the end of this 6th TICAD Summit and on behalf of my colleagues and fellow Heads of State, I want to simply and sincerely thank all of Africa’s partners and … Continue reading

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STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES AT THE CEREMONIAL SIGNING DURING AFRICA-JAPAN BUSINESS FORUM AT KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, NAIROBI ON 28TH AUGUST, 2016

Your Excellency the Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Shinzo Abe; Your Excellences, Heads of State and Government present, The Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and cooperatives, Mr. Adan Mohamed, Japan’s Vice-Minister for the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. … Continue reading

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STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES DURING HIGH LEVEL POLICY DIALOGUE ON THE ROLE OF PRIVATE SECTOR IN AFRICA’S ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION AT KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE, NAIROBI ON 28TH AUGUST, 2016

The role of the private sector in delivering Africa’s economic transformation through diversification and industrialization cannot be re-emphasized and we have seen that for the TICAD VI Conference, a key thematic focus is Private sector led growth. Regulatory Reforms The … Continue reading

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