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President Kenyatta and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have agreed to scale up Kenya-UK ties.

This took place when President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday the 21st held talks with British Prime Minister on scaling up the robust ties between Kenya and the UK.

According to a statement from the Presidential Strategic Communications Unit (PSCU), at the meeting held at the PM’s office on No.10 Downing Street in London, President Kenyatta and PM Johnson discussed a wide range of areas of mutual interest between the two countries including Kenya-UK trade in the post-Brexit era, cooperation in military training and security.

The President was accompanied to the meeting by Cabinet Secretaries Ukur Yatani, Monica Juma and Adan Mohammed as well as Kenya’s High Commissioner to the UK Amb. Manoah Esipisu.

Trade

On trade, Prime Minister Johnson said the UK recognized Kenya as a key partner in Africa.

He pointed out that …