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International dignitaries arrives in Kisumu ahead of tomorrow 9th edition Africities Summit

The 9th edition of Africities Summit will officially kick off tomorrow in Kisumu county. Preparations for the international summit is already complete and president Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to launch the summit tomorrow.

International dignitaries from different Africa cities have arrived in Kisumu ready for the five day summit. Head of states and former heads of state are also expected to attend the summit.

Dignitaries who have arrived includes; Damietta governor Manal Awad, Al Qalyyoubia governor Abdelhamid Elhaggan and ambassador Mohamed Higazy. The delegation comes from Egypt.

The dignitaries were warmly welcomed by Kisumu deputy governor Dr. Ochieng Owili at Kisumu international airport.

" This morning a received a high powered delegation of governors from Egypt at the Kisumu International airport ahead of the Africities Summit tomorrow" said Kisumu deputy governor Dr. Ochieng Owili.

" They are Excellency Governors; Dr. Manal Awad of Damietta, Abdelhamid Elhaggan of Al Qalyyoubia and ambassador Mohamed Higazy" added Ochieng Owili.

UCLGA secretary general Elong Mbassi is already in Kisumu county for the summit.

Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyongo and defense cabinet secretary Eugene Wamalwa have been touring Jomo Kenyatta international stadium severally to inspect it's progress.

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