Jul 29, 2009

The Aga Khan calls on President Kibaki

Written By:pps , Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2009

The Aga Khan Development Network has been encouraged to continue being at the forefront in supplementing government efforts in the areas of education and health.

President Mwai Kibaki affirmed that the Government will support the foundation's efforts especially in empowering farmers through the Network's value addition to farmers output.

The President made the remarks when he met His Royal Highness the Aga Khan at his Harambee House office.

He outlined the government's commitment to empowering farmers in the rural areas.

The Head of State briefed the Aga Khan on the government's efforts in the social sector especially health and education provision.

He highlighted the success of the Free Primary Education that had been well received in all corners of the country.

President Kibaki said the Government would continue to give a fair chance to all philanthropic organizations in the country in their work of uplifting the lives of the Kenyan people.

The President thanked the Aga Khan for his contribution to Kenya's development.

On his part, the Aga Khan said he was committed to partnering with the Government for the development of Kenya.

He encouraged President Kibaki and the government to continue implementing policies that would ensure Kenya achieves high economic growth rates.


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