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Nairobi motorists should brace themselves for a day of heavy traffic as US First Lady Melania Trump tours the city.

Trump noted Melania was receiving an incredible amount of love from Africa, something that made him happy.

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta will also be in attendance.

Ms Trump is visiting following her meeting with Ms Kenyatta in August when the latter visited the White House in the company of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

"She's shining a light on some of the great things the USA is doing in Malawi and Africa".

Melania and her host are expected to head to State House for talks before going to the Kenya National Theatre where they will be treated to Kenyan creative cultural performances.

"Thank you for having me here and thank you for a lovely warm welcome", Trump told her hosts, adding that she wanted to be in Malawi to see the success of American programs here.

Melania Trump bottle-fed baby orphaned elephants at a sanctuary in Kenya during the penultimate stop on her week-long tour to Africa.

Mrs. Trump toured classrooms at Lilongwe's Chipala Primary School, which gets textbooks and other education assistance from the U.S. Agency for International Development.

Also at the airport to receive the us first lady was the us ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec.

She is now in Malawi and will end up visiting Kenya and Egypt to complete her week-long visit to Africa.

Melania Trump, the First Lady of the United States has this evening jetted into the country aboard Air force plane.

"I wanted to be here to see the successful programs that [the] United States is providing the children, and thank you for everything you've done", Trump said.

The Kenya Wildlife Service headquarters is also anticipating a visit by Melania Trump. "I was heartened to spend time with the students, and was honored to donate school supplies and soccer balls", she said.