The 9th Japanese Language Speech Contest
March 12, 2016
The contest was organized by the Japan Information and Culture Centre (JICC), the Japan Foundation (JF) and the Japanese Language Teachers Association of Kenya (JALTAK).
Sponsors of the contest included Marubeni Corporation (general trading company), Toyota Kenya Ltd (sole distributor of Toyota cars),H.I.S Kenya Ltd. (travel agency), Panafricamed Ltd (Valdivia), Rohto Mentholatum (Kenya) Ltd (healthcare), Mitsui and Co. Ltd (general trading company), Toridoll Kenya Ltd (Teriyaki Japan) and Excia East Africa Ltd (second hand vehicles dealer).
The Japanese Language Speech Contest was officially opened by the Embassy of Japan’s, Deputy Chief of Mission, Mr. Mikio Mori and Amb. Dennis Awori, Chairman of KEPSA and a former Ambassador of Kenya to Japan.