Nairobi, Feb. 16 -- President William Ruto is scheduled to be in Washington, US, on May 23, 2024 on an official State visit where he will be hosted by President Joe Biden.

According to White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, the visit by the head of State is expected to focus on strengthening bilateral ties between the two countries.

"The upcoming visit will mark the 60th anniversary of US-Kenya diplomatic relations and will celebrate a partnership that is delivering for the people of the United States and Kenya. The visit will strengthen our shared commitment to advance peace and security, expand our economic ties, and stand together in defense of democratic values." Ms Jean-Pierre said in a press statement.

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