CBK to roll-out new currency this week
NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 19 – The government is this week set to release a new set of Kenya currency notes that will be in circulation by February 2015. Secretary to the Cabinet Francis Kimemia said the new currency will depict the Kenyan tourism, economic engagement, Wildlife, Kenya’s history, traditions and cultures. “We will be flagging out right from the denominations Sh10, 20, 50, 100 and 1000 notes which will be launched possibly this week,” he said.
“On Thursday last week, the Cabinet approved the new set of currency that will see the country shifting from the current ones as provided for by the Constitution with effect from February 2015,” he said.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at CapitalFM