CS OMAMO INAUGURATES KENYA DIPLOMATIC ENCLAVE

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary  Amb. Raychelle Omamo inaugurated the Diplomatic Enclave in Gigiri Nairobi on 7th September 2022. Speaking during the function the Cabinet Secretary stated that the new diplomatic enclave will simplify the process of land acquisition for embassies and other multilateral  diplomatic organisations in the country. This will in turn open opportunities for […]

CS OMAMO WELCOMES AMB. WHITMAN TO KENYA

Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo met with US Ambassador to Kenya Margaret Whitman on September 1, 2022. CS Omamo welcomed Ambassador Whitman into the country and emphasized the shared values between the two countries including democratic values and multilateralism. Ambassador Whitman outlined her priorities including support on Trade and Economic Development, Food Security and addressing […]

GOVERNMENT OPENS ONE STOP SERVICE CENTRE FOR DIPLOMATIC COMMUNITY

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo graced the opening of Government of Kenya – United Nations service centre  at UNON Headquarters in Gigiri. The centre will  provide one stop post where UN Staff and Diplomatic community will access the Kenya Government services including Immigration and National Transport and Safety Authority Services. Speaking at the […]

KENYA, BANGLADESH COMMIT TO STRENGTHEN BONDS OF FRIENDSHIP

Kenya and Bangladesh have signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) on Political Consultations and between the Foreign Service Academies of the two countries. The MOUs were signed in Dhaka, Bangladesh by Amb. Moi Lemoshira, Director General, Bilateral and Political Affairs for the Republic of Kenya and Amb. Masud Bin Momen, Foreign Secretary, Ministry of Foreign […]

KENYA OPENS A CONSULATE IN ARUSHA

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary, Amb. Raychelle Omamo, has this afternoon inaugurated the Kenya Consulate in Arusha. In her remarks Amb. Omamo said the Consulate will help deepen the excellent relations that exists between Kenya and Tanzania  and also solidify relations between the East Africa Community as Arusha is the Headquarter of the EAC and the […]

MFA HOLDS THE 18TH AMBASSADORS’ AND HIGH COMMISSIONERS’ CONFERENCE

The 18th Ambassadors and High Commissioners’ Conference themed “Delivering Greater Value by Leveraging on Kenya’s Diplomatic Footprint and Strategic Global Position,” was held from June 10 to 18, 2022 at the Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club in Nairobi. The Conference organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, occurred against the back drop of the […]

KENYA PARTICIPATES IN THE CHOGM 2022

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2022 (CHOGM 2022) took place in Kigali, Rwanda from June 20 – 25, 2022, under the theme of ‘Delivering a Common Future:  Connecting, Innovating, Transforming.’ Commonwealth leaders travelled to Rwanda to reaffirm their common values and agree on actions and policies to improve the lives of all their citizens.  His […]

THE SUSTAINABLE BLUE INVESTMENT ECONOMIC FORUM

President Uhuru Kenyatta presided over a high-level side event dubbed ‘Sustainable Blue Economy Investment Forum’ held on June 28, 2022 in Cascais, Lisbon. The forum was addressed by the Kenyan leader, H.E Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, President of Portugal, H.E Ivan Duque Marquez, President of Colombia, Mr. John Kerry, US Special Envoy on Climate, Ngozi […]

KENYA CO-HOSTS THE 2ND UNITED NATIONS OCEANS CONFERENCE

Kenya and Portugal co-hosted the 2nd United Nations Oceans Conference in Lisbon from June 27 to July 1, 2022.  His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, co-President of the Conference presided over the official opening ceremony on June 27, 2022. President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of the Portuguese Republic (co-President of the Conference) and UN Secretary General António […]