19th March 2019
H.E. Amb. S.K.Maina, MBS paid a courtesy call on Hon. Kazunori Tanaka, Vice Chairman of Japan-AU Parliamentary Friendship Association and Member of the House of Representatives on 19th March, 2019. During the meeting, H.E. Ambassador expressed his appreciation to Hon. Tanaka and the Association for its contribution in cementing the cordial relations that exists between Kenya and Japan. H.E. Ambassador, who is the Chairman of ADC Media, Tourism and Culture Committee briefed Hon. Tanaka on the upcoming 2nd IMA NO AFRICA (Africa Now) Fair organized by ADC that will be held on 25-26 May 2019 at Zou No Hana Park, Yokohama city. The event will be to celebrate ‘Africa Day’ as well as to serve as a Precursor towards TICAD VII Summit in Yokohama in August, 2019. Hon. Tanaka assured the Ambassador of his support to successsful hosting of the Fair by ADC and he pledged to facilitate ADC in reaching out both public and private sector stakeholders based in Kanagawa Prefecture to support the Event.
H.E. the Ambassador presents a gift to Hon. Kazunori Tanaka
From left; Mr. Paul M. Kaliih, Minister-Counsellor, Hon. Kazunori Tanaka, H.E. the Ambassador MBS.