The government has today released a sum of 4.23 billion Kenya shillings for the Inua Jamii cash transfer program to cover the months of May and June.
A total of 1,094, 323 people will receive Ksh. 4000 from the money for the months of May and June 2020.
The programme targets beneficiaries enrolled in the inua Jamii cash transfer programmes under orphans and vulnerable children, older persons and persons with severe disability cash transfer programmes.
The beneficiaries will start receiving the money as from Tuesday June 30th from Cooperative bank, Kenya Commercial Bank, Equity Bank and Post Bank.
The money is part of the government’s initiative to cushion the vulnerable from the effects of the deadly Covid-19 pandemic.