Egypt's Sisi overjoyed by Egyptian expats' warm welcome to London

Ahram Online , Tuesday 21 Jan 2020

Later, the Egyptian President attended a reception held for leaders of delegations to the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 at Buckingham Palace.

Sisi in UK
Egypt's Sisi speaks during UK-African Investment Summit (Photo Courtesy of Presidency)

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said he was overwhelmed by the warm welcome Egyptian expats have shown during his participation in the UK-Africa Investment Summit, hosted by the British capital on Monday.

"I was overwhelmed by the warm welcome Egyptian expats have shown during my participation in the proceedings of the UK-Africa Investment Summit in London. They are a source of pride and inspiration to us," Sisi posted on his official social media accounts. 

Later, the Egyptian President attended a reception held for leaders of delegations to the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 at Buckingham Palace.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, hosted the reception on Monday night on behalf of British Queen Elizabeth II and in the presence of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Sisi and Johnson had chaired the opening session of the summit on Monday. 

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