The government has announced that Huduma Namba cards are ready and are being distributed in Nairobi where residents are being alerted via SMS.
According to the ministry of Interior, the first batch has been dispatched to huduma centres across the Nairobi Metropolitan Area and its 17 sub-county offices.
Individuals will be able to collect their huduma namba cards when they receive an SMS notification on the same.
Mass distribution of Huduma Namba cards has begun in Nairobi. The first batch has been dispatched to @HudumaKenya Centres across the Nairobi Metropolitan Area & its 17 sub-county offices, and you can conveniently collect yours if you receive an SMS notification on the same. pic.twitter.com/kuykbHXVei
— Ministry of Interior (@InteriorKE) February 4, 2021
The government said that at least five million Kenyans will receive their cards in the month of February.