INTERESTING FACT ABOUT THIS CURRENCY


The Kenyan shilling is a unique currency. Until 2005 the design of Kenyan coins and banknotes were determined by the current leader and as power moved from one person to the next so the portrait changed on this currency. From 1967 until 2005 the central bank issued portrait coins of the current president each time a new person came into power.

The Kenyan Shilling is the official currency of Kenya. The ISO 4217 currency code for the Kenyan Shilling is KES.

Kenyan Shilling Exchange Rate History Chart - Pan & Zoom 30-365 days (GBPKES)