Osinbajo Attends William Ruto’s Inauguration In Kenya
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the event, which takes place today at Kasarani Stadium, Nairobi, will be Kenya’s fifth presidential inauguration.
Osinbajo was received at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, by Salim Mvurya, former governor of Kwale county; Yusuf Yumusa, Nigerian ambassador to Kenya, and other senior government officials.
The vice-president is accompanied on the trip by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Amb. Zubairu Dada and the Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Sen. Babafemi Ojudu.
Nigeria and Kenya, both former British colonies, enjoy good diplomatic relationship and had signed agreements on trade and agriculture, among other areas of cooperation.
The vice-president will return to Abuja later on Tuesday.
KanyiDaily recalls that on August 15, William Ruto was declared the winner of Kenya’s presidential election after defeating former Prime Minister, Raila Odinga.