Fossils found in Kenya suggest that primates roamed the area more than 20 million years ago. Recent findings near Lake Turkana indicate that the direct descendants of man roamed this great land 1.9 million to 350,000 years ago. Kenya is a country of many firsts, it is home to the 8th wonder of the world – "The Wildebeest Migration", the big five, the great rift valley, white sandy beaches, tropical forest, Vast savannahs peppered with immense herds of wildlife. Snow-capped equatorial mountains, great sports legends and a vibrant cosmopolitan and friendly people.
Kenya is the largest and most advanced economy in East and Central Africa. Our Gross Domestic Product accounts for more than 50% of the region's total. Kenya has strong growth prospects supported by an emerging, urban middle class and an increasing appetite for high-value goods and services.
Kenya is open for business to well-positioned companies who seek to tap into the growing potential of emerging markets in East and Central Africa. Some of the government agencies are: