President Uhuru Kenyatta today held talks with the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi.
The prince, the second in line to the UK throne, is in Kenya to attend the wedding of his former girlfriend Jecca Craig, the daughter of Kenyan conservationist Ian Craig.
President Kenyatta and the Duke discussed areas of cooperation and the close ties between Kenya and the UK, especially on conservation.
President Kenyatta appreciated the Duke’s involvement and support in wildlife conservation.
The President highlighted Kenya’s progress in combating poaching, disclosing that next month he will preside over the torching of 120 tonnes of ivory and 1.5 tonnes of rhino horn.