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SOKA UNIVERSITY 30TH SWAHILI SPEECH CONTEST

9th November 2020

On 9th November 2020, Ms. Yukari Hashimoto of Soka University’s Pan African Friendship Society paid a courtesy call on Ms. Khadija S. Issa, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. at the Embassy to inform of the 30th Swahili Speech Contest to be held on 29th November 2020.

The 30th Swahili Speech Contest titled “Sauti ya Afrika Inayovuma Moyoni Mwangu” will see contestants compete for the Founders Cup of Soka University, Mr. Daisaku Ikeda.

As a constituent pillar of Kenya’s Foreign Policy, Cultural Diplomacy forms a key foundation as a bridge between the people of Kenya and the world. As one of Kenya’s national language, Kiswahili is a key and integral part of showcasing Kenya’s diverse cultural heritage.

The Chargé d’Affaires a.i. assured the support of the Embassy towards the 30th Swahili Speech Contest.

Ms. Khadija S Issa, Chargé d'Affaires a.i. receiving members of the Soka University's Executive Committee of the Swahili Speech Contest led by Ms. Yukari Hashimoto

Soka University 30th Swahili Speech Contest Poster