The Prime Minister said he was “proud” of the UK’s contribution to global education despite the country going through tough economic times during the Covid-19 pandemic.Boris Johnson opened his speech at the Global Education Summit by praising the impact of the coronavirus vaccines in allowing in-person international gatherings to resume.
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The prime minister has held three bilateral meetings with African leaders at the Global Education Summit in south-west London.
Boris Johnson met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo and Somalian Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Boris Johnson has welcomed the President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta to Chequers, where they jointly planted a tree in the gardens.
Mr Kenyatta joked with the Prime Minister: “I hope you’re going to look after it … this is going to be the indication of whether our relationship is really long term.” Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn