Name Locale Remarks Date
William Pierce Rogers Nairobi Met with President Kenyatta and senior Kenyan officials. February 13–15, 1970
Henry A Kissinger Nairobi Met with President Kenyatta and Foreign Affairs Minister Waiyaki. April 24–25, 1976
Henry A Kissinger Nairobi Attended an UNCTAD Conference. May 3–6, 1976
Henry A Kissinger Nairobi Discussed Rhodesia and Namibia with President Kenyatta and Acting Foreign Minister Osogo. September 22–23, 1976
George Pratt Shultz Nairobi Met with President Moi. January 9–12, 1987
Madeleine Korbel Albright Nairobi Visited site of the U.S. Embassy and met with President Moi. August 18, 1998
Madeleine Korbel Albright Nairobi Met with President Moi and inaugurated a new Embassy building. Also met with IGAD representatives and representatives of Sudanese civil society. October 20–23, 1999
Colin Luther Powell Nairobi Met with President Moi, Kenyan civil and political leaders, and UN and NGO representatives. May 25–27, 2001
Colin Luther Powell Nairobi, Naivasha Attended Sudanese peace talks and met with President Kibaki. October 21–22, 2003
Colin Luther Powell Nairobi Attended the signing of the Sudan Comprehensive Peace Agreement. January 7–9, 2005
Condoleezza Rice Nairobi Met with President Kibaki, former Secretary-General Annan, and Kenyan political leaders. February 18, 2008
Hillary Rodham Clinton Nairobi Attended the 8th AGOA Forum. Met with Somalian President Sheikh Ahmed. August 4–7, 2009
Hillary Rodham Clinton Nairobi Met with President Mwai Kibaki, Chief Justice Willy Mutunga, Prime Minister Raila Odinga, Somali Roadmap Signatories and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission and Civil Society. August 4–5, 2012
John Forbes Kerry Nairobi Met with President Uhuru Kenyatta and Chief Justice Willy Mutunga. Visited the Dadaab refugee camp. May 3–5, 2015
John Forbes Kerry Nairobi Met with President Uhuru Kenyatta and Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed and regional Foreign Ministers. August 22, 2016