America has loaned Kenya Sh300 billion to finance the construction of a six-lane expressway to link Mombasa and Nairobi.
The road is to be done by American construction giant Bechtel.
This was revealed during a meeting between President Uhuru and his host Donald Trump
While addressing a press conference before the meeting, President Trump said both the US and Kenya are committed to fighting regional terrorism.
The US president said the two counties will also sign deals to open ways for business and infrastructure.
“We are working on a major infrastructure project on a massive road in Kenya,” Trump said.
President Uhuru lauded the mutual relationship the two states share citing that it has been since after colonial period.
“We have a very good and excellent cooperation especially in the fight against terrorism in the neighbourhood we are in,” he said.
Uhuru also said that he wants to strengthen the trade ties with the US considering the many American companies in Kenya.
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