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Show of Power as Uhuru is Set to be First African Leader to Meet Biden Since he Became US President

President Uhuru Kenyatta has officially been invited to meet the United States of America president Joe Biden.

This was revealed on Tuesday night through an official statement sent to the press by the White House press secretary Jen Psaki.

White House spokesperson Jen Psaki said in a statement that the two would discuss "efforts to defend democracy and human rights, advance peace and security, accelerate economic growth, and tackle climate change."

The meeting between the two leaders will be the first ever to be held between the United States of America president with an African leader hence a special privilege to the Kenyan president.

It also comes at a time when the Kenyan Head of State has chaired his First powerful meeting of the United Nations Security Council at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York city.

A file photo of president Uhuru Kenyatta's motorcade arriving in White House during the reign of president Donald Trump. Photo/Courtesy File

Kenya is currently holding the rotational presidency of the UN Security Council for the whole of this month and hence president Uhuru Kenyatta was hosted at the UN headquarters by the Secretary General Guteres Antonio.

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