General Information 2017-08-23T13:56:41+00:00

General Information

Dear Delegate,

Welcome to Kenya and we hope and trust you will enjoy your stay.
Kenya is a country in East Africa bordering the Indian Ocean coast line. Its rich in sceneries including, savannahs, Lakelands, the dramatic Great Rift Valley and mountain highlands ,a home for a great variety of wildlife including the big five, and very hospitable people.

  • Capital City: Nairobi (City in the Sun)
  • Population: 48.46 million (2016) World Bank
  • Currency: Kenyan shilling
  • President: Uhuru Kenyatta
  • Official languages: Swahili, English
  • Tourist Sites: Safari visit to the Maasai Mara Reserve, known for its annual wildebeest migrations, Amboseli National Park, offering a view of   Africa’s tallest Mountain, Mt Kilimanjaro, standing at 5,895m and Nairobi National Park, right in the heart of the city!

 “Nairobi” is a Maasai word which translates to “cool waters” reference to the Nairobi River which flows in the city