Kenya speeds up visa application process

Visas will still be available upon arrival in Kenya until the end of October 2015.

Kenya flag.

Kenya flag. Image by Kevin Walsh / CC BY 2.0

These were due to be phased out on the first of September, but the government has offered visitors an extension of 60 days. The immigration department has also noted that e-visas (ordered via will now be available within 48 to 72 hours, instead of a wait of seven days that some travellers have experienced. Read more:

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