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FACTS ABOUT KENYA

Kenya’s Location

Kenya lies across the equator in east-central Africa, on the coast of the Indian Ocean. The capital and largest city is Nairobi. Mombasa is the second largest city.

Languages

The two official languages in Kenya are English and Swahili, although there are dozens of other languages spoken in various parts of the country.

Economy and Currency

The Shilling is the currency of Kenya. Major world currencies are accepted in the big cities. Agriculture and Tourism are important to Kenya’s economy.

Why Visit Kenya

Kenya’s wildlife is unrivaled by any other in the world. Thousands of tourists visit Kenya every year to view the wild life particularly the wildebeest migration.