US President Joe Biden will host President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at the White House.
According to a press statement issued by White House press secretary Jen Psaki, the leaders are expected to discuss bilateral relations between the two countries.
"The leaders will discuss the strong U.S.-Kenyan bilateral relationship and the need to bring transparency and accountability to domestic and international financial systems.
"They will also discuss efforts to defend democracy and human rights, advance peace and security, accelerate economic growth, and tackle climate change. The meeting will build on the leaders’ phone call in February and on President Biden’s commitment to the U.S. partnership with Africa based on principles of mutual respect and equality. , "part of the statement by White House read.
President Uhuru Kenyatta
Phone call between Biden and Kenyatta
On 25th February 2021, the two leaders shared a phone call where they held bilateral talks on the relationships between the two countries.
According to the White House, Biden emphasized the United States’ continued commitment to working closely with Kenya.
“The President applauded Kenya’s leadership in the Horn of Africa and commitment to counterterrorism, economic growth, addressing climate change, and sustainable development,” the White House said.