Wednesday November 28, 2018 - The African Union Commission (AUC) has rewarded President Uhuru Kenyatta with a special award for what it termed as exceptional leadership and for hosting the first ever Blue Economy Summit.
African Union Commission (AUC), Moussa Faki Mahamat, presented the award to Uhuru yesterday during the ongoing Blue Economy Conference attended by delegates from over 100 countries.
“I was honoured to present President Uhuru Kenyatta the Special AU Award for his exceptional leadership + commitment to organise the first global Blue Economy Conference in Nairobi where leaders from more than 100 countries pledged to work towards a sustainable Blue Economy 2018 for all,” said Faki.
On his part, Uhuru expressed gratitude for being recognised over his work.
"I am honored to have received an award from the AU Commission over the successful hosting of the world's first Sustainable Blue Economy Conference," Uhuru said.
The Kenyan DAILY POST