President Isaias Concludes Somalia, Kenya Work Visits


President Uhuru Kenyatta will conduct an official visit to Eritrea in January 2019 pursuant to the invitation extended to him by President Isaias Afwerki


President Isaias Afwerki returned home in the afternoon hours of today, 15 December, concluding three-day working visit to the Republic of Somalia and Republic of Kenya.

President Isaias held a discussion with President Uhuru Kenyatta at the Nairobi National Palace on strengthening bilateral relations and regional developments of interest to the two countries.

The two leaders noting the potential opportunities of cooperation between Eritrea and Kenya agreed to work to develop a partnership in the trade and investment sectors as well as to the peace and stability in the Republic of Somalia.

President Uhuru Kenyatta will conduct official visit to Eritrea in January 2019 at an initiation of President Isaias Afwerki.

It is to be recalled that, President Isaias conducted two-day official visit to Somalia and held discussion with President Mohammed Abdullahi Mohammed of the Republic of Somalia on a number issues of interest to the two countries.

The Eritrean senior delegation included Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, Presidential Advisor Mr. Yemane Gebreab and Director of the Office of the President, Mr. Amin Hassan.

President Isaias and President Farmaajo held talks in Mogadishu
“It was a great pleasure to have spent time with President Esias Afwerki in Mogadishu during his historic visit. We reaffirmed our commitment to closer cooperation for the benefit of our two people’s. I look forward to working with him more closely to advance of our relations” – President Mohamed Farmaajo.