French president Macron has pledged closer French economic ties to Kenya

 

Macron’s visit to Kenya, East Africa makes him the first French president to visit Kenya after Kenya attained independence on 12th December 1964.

Since Macron’s visit, they have announced  series of public and private infrastructure deals to the tune of 3 billion euros.

Some of the infastructure will included construction of a railway line from the capital Nairobi to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. The will see reduce the traffic-congestion enroute to the airport.

President Uhuru Kenyatta and French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday unveiled the first everPeugeot 3008, one of the models locally assembled in Kenya by French vehicle manufacturer, PSA Groupe (The second largest car manufacturer in Europe)

President Uhuru Kenyatta took to social media to post the photos and messages below to express his happiness:

 

Source/ Photo Credit: President Uhuru Kenyatta/ Kenya CitizenTV