US First Lady Melania Trump concludes two-day visit to Kenya

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Melania Trump criticised for wearing 'colonialist' pith helmet on Kenyan safari

US first lady Melania Trump stands in front of the Sphinx as she visits the Pyramids in Cairo, Egypt, October 6, 2018.

The stylish former model also said she did not always agree with her husband's tweets and gave him her opinion directly, even though he does not always follow her advice. She wore a white pith helmet, which was worn by Europeans in African colonies. It was her first major solo trip overseas and a rare example of a time when she has answered questions by reporters.

US first lady Melania Trump feeds a baby elephant milk with a bottle, at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust elephant orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.

"When people think of Africa, they have these standard narratives", Dionne said. " at the back during a visit to immigrant children who had been separated from their families and detained following an order by the US President Donald Trump".

Melania Trump also touched on Brett Kavanaugh, the embattled Supreme Court nominee who is expected to be confirmed by the Senate Saturday afternoon after multiple women publicly accused him of sexual misconduct.

On Thursday, her husband tweeted: "Our country´s great First Lady, Melania, is doing really well in Africa".

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First lady Melania Trump is visiting Africa on her first big solo worldwide trip.

First lady Melania Trump looks out over Nairobi National Park in Nairobi, Kenya.

"I'm not elected, he's the president", the First Lady said.

She toured Ghana, Malawi, Kenya, and Egypt. The first lady was captured taking pictures of animals on her iPhone and peering through binoculars.

In Egypt, tight security was in place across the capital for her visit which comes as security forces face a persistent jihadist insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula across the Suez Canal to the northeast. But when asked about the topic, Trump said she wished to discuss her trip and not her fashion choices. As photos from the visit show, she donned a white pith helmet. "I want to talk about my trip and not what I wear".

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