By Andrew Wasike
The Central Bank of Kenya on Tuesday launched new coins with features to assist visually impaired persons.
The new coins will depict the country's wildlife with a giraffe, rhino, lion
The ceremony to launch the new currency was presided over by President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Speaking at the ceremony, Kenyatta said: “A nation’s currency is not merely an instrument for
Central Bank Governor Patrick Njoroge said that circulation had kicked off with immediate effect but noted that the old coins will be phased out gradually.