Prime Minister then went to pay tribute to the first president of Kenya Jomo Kenyatta and remembered his towering personality.
Remembering a towering personality of Africa & 1st President of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta. PM pays his tributes. pic.twitter.com/C6GXwwYg2Y— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 11, 2016
Post which PM was given a ceremonial welcome by President of Kenya.
He then held restricted level talks with the President of Kenya.
Post which both of the leaders held delegation level talks.
Both the countries signed seven agreements and renewed an old partnership.
A full spread of agreements renew an old partnership. PM and President witness exchange of 7 agreements/MoUs pic.twitter.com/spyLRGyNQH— Vikas Swarup (@MEAIndia) July 11, 2016
PM then along with the President of Kenya addressed a joint press meet. He began by talking about Kenya being a valued and trusted partner of India. He talked about the bonds between the two countries which is long standing and rich.
Strong and deep-rooted India-Kenya friendship. pic.twitter.com/X7XUNsIF5a— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 11, 2016
PM further said that, "India is Kenya's largest trading partner and the second largest investor here. But, there is potential to achieve much more."
"The multifaceted development partnership is a key pillar of our bilateral relationship."
"Kenya's geothermal sector & energy efficiency projects- LED based smart street lighting are areas where we could build our engagement."
"India's strength especially in pharmaceuticals can join hands with your priorities to shape affordable & efficient healthcare system."
Another aspect of India-Kenya cooperation. pic.twitter.com/hneVk6KiLX— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 11, 2016
"We have agreed to deepen our security partnership including in fields of cyber security, combating drugs & narcotics & human trafficking."
After addressing the joint press meet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi handed over a model of Bhabhatron to President of Kenya. Bhabhatron is state-of-art nuclear medicine cancer therapy machine, developed and manufactured in India.