Kenyan Diaspora Key Asset, says H.E. the President Uhuru Kenyatta

H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta meets Kenya Diaspora in Uganda.

The Government is developing instruments of engagement to bolster relationship with the Kenyan Diaspora to enable them invest in key projects in the country, H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured during his meeting with Kenyans that are working and living in Uganda.

H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta said Kenyan Diaspora is considered the single biggest asset outside the country for the developmental roles they played through remittances.

On the issue of Kenyans living abroad participating in the electoral process, the President affirmed that Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is putting in place mechanisms to register all Kenyans including those in the Diaspora to enable them participate in the 2017 general elections.

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