President Ruto seals Ksh500 billion investment deal with UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak
Through the state house post, the president said that Kenya and United Kingdom will partner in green energy projects.
Dr Ruto said that Prime Minister Rishi Sunak administration was keen to use the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) to deepen the British investment partnership with Kenya.
Some of the investments are; the Malindi Solar Expansion, Menengai Geothermal, Grand High Falls Dam, Nairobi Railway City, among others.
The deal was sealed on Monday in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, when he held bilateral talks with President William Ruto.
This development comes barely a day after President William Ruto flew to Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt for the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27).
The Summit which brings together more than 130 Heads of State from around the globe comes at a time when Africa is facing weather extremes coupled with energy and food crises.
The President, who is the Chair of the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change, will on Monday deliver two statements, one for Kenya and another for Africa.
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