, JUBA, South Sudan, Aug 30 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has arrived in Juba, South Sudan, to consult with President Salva Kiir on the peace process.
President Kenyatta, who serves as the focal point for the IGAD peace process in South Sudan, and his counterpart will discuss the progress of the implementation of the comprehensive peace agreement.
The President was received at the Juba International Airport by South Sudan’s First Vice President Taban Deng Gai where he also inspected a full guard of honour mounted by the Sudanese Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA).
Cabinet Secretaries Amina Mohamed (Foreign Affairs), Charles Keter (Energy) and Mwangi Kiunjuri (Devolution) accompanied the President.
The two leaders are scheduled to address a joint press conference after holding talks at State House, Juba.