Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister meets Kenyan officials in Nairobi

Wed, 2021-05-26 18:49

RIYADH: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday received Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan and his accompanying delegation at the presidential palace in the capital, Nairobi.
During the reception, the Saudi minister conveyed greetings from King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, while Kenyatta reciprocated the sentiments.

The Kenyan president praised the Kingdom’s role in supporting regional and international efforts to establish the foundations of security, stability and conflict resolution in the African continent. He also said he valued the Kingdom’s role in supporting global efforts to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic through its presidency of the G20 last year.

The officials reviewed ways to enhance bilateral relations in all fields to serve the aspirations of the two countries, and discussed regional and international developments and issues of common interest.
Prince Faisal also met with his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo during his official visit and discussed ways to increase cooperation.

In a statement, the Kingdom’s foreign ministry said that Kenya and Saudi Arabia were “looking forward to advancing their relations in order to further the interests of both countries.”
At the end of the meeting, the Saudi foreign minister signed the memorial register of the visit, wishing the Kenyan government and people further progress and prosperity.
Prince Faisal also met with Justin Muturi, speaker of the Kenyan Parliament, at the Kingdom’s embassy in Nairobi.
They discussed the importance of strengthening parliamentary cooperation in order to achieve the goals of both nations.

 

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta receives Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Kenyan counterpart Raychelle Omamo in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets Justin Muturi, speaker of the Kenyan Parliament, in Nairobi. (SPA)
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets Justin Muturi, speaker of the Kenyan Parliament, in Nairobi. (SPA)
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta receives Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Nairobi. (Twitter/@KSAmofaEN)
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