After he was declared the winner of the hard-fought 2016 election, leaders around the World took to social media and the mainstream media to congratulate him on his election and to assure the World that their relationship with America remained untainted and strong as ever.
Among the global leaders who commented on Trump’s historic election and vowed to continue working with him are the leaders of Germany, Russia , Israel, France and Italy.
Locally, our leaders too celebrated Trump’s win and congratulated him on his victory.
Uhuru Kenyatta on his part congratulated Trump saying that “the ties that bind Kenya and the United States of America are close and strong. They are old, and based in the values that we hold dear: in democracy, in the rule of law, and in the equality of peoples. These values remain dear to the peoples of both nations, and so our friendship will endure.”