[12th May 2017]

VISIT BY AMB. (DR.) AMINA C. MOHAMED, EGH, CAV, CABINET SECRETARY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS, TO JAPAN 8 – 10TH MAY 2017

On 9th May 2017, His Majesty the Emperor of Japan conferred the Grand Cordon of the Rising Sun on Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV. She was honoured for her prominent role in realizing a successful TICAD VI which Kenya had the privilege of hosting in August 2016, the first to be held in Africa. The conferment also singled out her commitment in enhancing the bilateral relations between Kenya and Japan.

During the visit, the Cabinet Secretary called on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and also held extensive discussions with Hon. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs.

Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV, with H.E. Amb. Maina (L), Amb. B. H. O. Ogutu (R), Mr. Ahmed Khalid, and MFA Staff after the Conferment.

Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV, paid a Courtesy Call on H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV, in a meeting with H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan,
at the Prime Minister’s Office

Hon. Fumio Kishida welcomes Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV

Amb. (Dr.) C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV with Hon. Fumio Kishida

Amb. (Dr.) Amina Mohamed, EGH, CAV & Delegation Meeting with Hon. Fumio Kishida at the Foreign Minister’s Office

Amb. (Dr.) Amina Mohamed, EGH, CAV paid a Courtesy Call on the Chairman & CEO of JETRO, Mr. Hiroyuki Ishige

Meeting between Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV and Dr. Shinichi Kitaoka, President of JICA, at JICA Headquarters

L-R: Amb. B.H.O. Ogutu, H.E. Amb. S. K. Maina, Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV after the Confernment

L-R: H.E. Amb. S.K. Maina, Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV, Amb. B.H.O. Ogutu at the Chancery

Amb. (Dr.) Amina C. Mohamed, EGH, CAV, with Amb. B.H.O. Ogutu,
H.E. Amb. S. K. Maina and Kenya Embassy Staff at the Chancery