Tanzanian president Samia Suluhu is set for a two day visit to Kenya for the first time since assuming office March 2021 following the death of her predecessor John Pombe Magufuli.
Suluhu will be hosted by President Kenyatta upon arrival on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, and have a discussion around strengthening of Kenya-Tanzanian diplomatic ties, according to a statement from State House.

“Her Excellency Samia Suluhu Hassan, President of the United Republic of Tanzania will arrive in the country on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, for a two-day state Visit to the Republic of Kenya,” the communique stated.

On April 10, the Tanzanian leader hosted Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed for diplomatic talks.

Suluhu’s first trip as president was to Uganda on April 11 where she was hosted by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.

The two leaders signed a multi-billion dollar oil pipeline deal with French oil giant Total and China’s CNOOC.

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Suluhu’s first trip as president was to Uganda on April 11 where she was hosted by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. PHOTO/COURTESY
Tuesday’s visit will be a first by a Tanzanian head of state in nearly five years.

The late Magufuli made a similar visit to Kenya in October 2016.

Tanzanian president Samia Suluhu is set for a two day visit to the country starting Tuesday 4th May 2021 for the first time since assuming office back in march 2021.
According to a statement from the Statehouse, President Suluhu will be hosted by President Kenyatta and have discussion around strengthening of Kenya Tanzanian diplomatic ties.

Prior to Kenyan visit, She had On Saturday, April 10, hosted Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed for diplomatic talks.
“Her Excellency Samia Suluhu Hassan, President of the United Republic of Tanzania will arrive in the country on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, for a two-day state Visit to the Republic of Kenya,” the communique stated.

President Suluhu made her first trip to Uganda on Sunday April 11 where President Yoweri Museveni received her. The two leaders signed a multi-billion dollar oil pipeline deal with French oil giant Total and China’s CNOOC. The trip to Uganda was her first State visit since taking office.
Her Excellency visit to Kenya will be the first one in nearly five years since the late president John Pombe Magufuli made a similar visit.

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