April 21, 2024

Huduma Number Open For Kenyans in France

Huduma Number for Diaspora
Huduma Number for Diaspora

Kenyan Diaspora living in France can now register for the huduma number through the kenyan embassy in Paris from today 6 mai.

All kenyans living in the diaspora will be able do their registration through  all kenyan embassies and consulates.

“Fellow Kenyans living in the Diaspora, I am pleased to inform you that the Huduma Namba registration begins on May 6th for a period of 45 days at our Embassies and Consulates,” said the kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta last month.

How to go about it

  • You should visit the  site https://diaspora.hudumanamba.go.ke 
  • Create your account
  • Fill in the the details.
  • Print out the form.
  • Present it physically at the kenyan embassy in Paris Embassy for finger prints to finalize your registration.


  • Original passport or kenyan ID
  • Original birth certificate


The National Integrated Identity Management System (NIIMS), code-named Huduma Namba, is a national programme for integrated biometric registration of all Kenyan citizens and foreigners residing in the country. It seeks to establish a master population register that will be the single source of truth on a person’s identification in Kenya.

Why Huduma Number

According to the government it will be used use in national planning, social services, project resource allocation and even project infrastructure.

Is it a MUST

Without it, you will not access any government services that require documentation.

How much does it cost

This is a free government service.

Informations you MUST have to make your request through Huduma number website

  • Your full names
  • Place of birth (county, sub county, division, location and village)
  • Marital status (At least one married up to 5 spouses )
  • Details of at least one parent or a legal representative 
  • Education level
  • Employment status
  • If you are engaged in agriculture or not
  • If engaged in agriculture you must indicate the type of agriculture, type of land ownership, size of land and if you do irrigation or not.
  • Your current physical address in the diaspora 
  • Your current phycical address in Kenya

Note that you can not modify informations once filled, its only possible to register, cancel or start a new registration

For more information contact the Kenyan embassy in France

3, rue Freycinet 75116 PARIS.
Tel: 01 56 62 25 25 Fax: 01 47 20 44 41
E-mail: info@ambassade-kenya.fr

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