The question that majority of Kenyans always ask themselves is where their currency originate. Therefore in this article I will answer the question. To be begin with, Kenyan currency is printed in a company known as De La Rue in Nairobi, the company has also been responsible for producing valuable documents such as first national identity cards and most notable is printing and production of Kenyan notes.
De La Rue is a British company headquartered in Basingstoke, England that manufactures polymer and security printed products including Banknotes and tax stamps.De La Rue sells high-security paper and printing technology for over 69 national currencies.
With the numerous stories of "wash wash" happening in the country, one might wonder where the Kenyan money is made and the process Well, all the Kenyan notes and coins are made by a British firm in Kenya that is located in Nairobi. It is referred as De La Rue after its founder, Thomas De La Rue.
A woman in Basingstoke broke the record by giving birth in the quickest way ever in the world The woman identified as Sophie Bugg said that she never experienced any labour before giving birth.Sophie who is twenty nine years,was thirty eight weeks pregnant when she went to the toilet in the middle of the night at her home in Basingstoke, Hampshire only to leave bathroom with a baby crying less than a minute.
Despite a growing rate of mobile money transaction and card payments, cash transaction remains the most used form of payment in Kenya regardless of counterfeit note problem. But have you ever wondered how bank notes are manufactured, to give it very unique security features that it takes forever for threat of counterfeit and fraud to crack?. Well, a British Company De La Rue headquartered in Basingstoke, England. Does all the work of producing the currency. The company is made up of a world leading team that