13 March 2018

Kenya: UN Chief Welcomes President Kenyatta, Odinga Pact and Offers Agency Support

Photo: Daily Nation
President Uhuru Kenyatta and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on January 27, 2018.

Nairobi — The United Nations (UN) has welcomed the commitment of President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA leader Raila Odinga to work together following their meeting last week on Friday.

In a statement from the Spokesperson's office Secretary General Antinio Guterres stated that this will strengthen the unity of the country for all Kenyans.

The Secretary-General reiterated the United Nations support to "continue working with the Government and people of Kenya for efforts towards consolidating peace, stability and development in the country."

His sentiments came even as the other three NASA Co-Principals Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Muadvadi and Moses Wetangula are now calling for what they describe as all-inclusive and structured talks with President Kenyatta after the meeting with their leader.

They said they had been briefed by Odinga on the Friday talks, but they would be more comfortable if the talks are all inclusive.

Mudavadi, who read out a statement after the meeting held in Athi River, told reporters that they've asked for time to brief their constituent parties before issuing a comprensive statement.

Kenya

Brace for Cold Season - Weatherman

Kenyans have been warned to brace themselves for cold mornings for the next three days, with temperatures expected to… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2018 Capital FM. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.