24th January 2020
On 24th January, 2020, HW Mr. Tsutomu Okubo, Mayor of Kurume City called on H.E. Amb. S.K. Maina, MBS at the Mission. Discussions focused on the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics and specifically pre-training and hosting of the Kenyan team in Kurume City. Both H.E. the Ambassador and the Mayor confirmed their commitment towards further collaboration in cultural and educational interactions between Kenya and Kurume City.
H.E. Amb. S.K. Maina, MBS and HW Mr. Tsutomu Okubo
Meeting between H.E. the Ambassador and the Mayor of Kurume City
Gift exchanges between H.E. the Ambassador and the Mayor
From left: Ms. Khadija S. Issa, Second Counsellor, Mr. Festus Wangwe, Minister-Counsellor, H.E. the Ambassador, The Mayor, Mr. Hiroaki Sato, Director at Kurume Tokyo Office, Mr. Tomoyuki Ogawa, Assistant Manager at Business Development Div., and Ms. Naoko Yagi, Trade Assistant