Kenyan Embassy in Qatar Launches E-Passport Services

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Kenyans in Qatar will profit from the e-visa at the Embassy office after the country’s Director General at the Directorate of Immigration and Citizen Services, Alexander Muteshi, sent off the assistance in Doha yesterday.

Joined by the Ambassador of Kenya to Qatar, H E Paddy C Ahenda, the Immigration Director gave over some printed e-international IDs to residents. A live showing of the application cycle was exhibited to the media.

The Kenyan Immigration Department declared the Kenyan East African Community e-Passports send-off in 2017. The new e-identification contains a little inserted electronic microchip chip containing the visa holder’s biometric data, guaranteeing that the identification was not wrongfully repeated.

Last year the Kenyan agent had unveiled plans to layout the e-identification focus in Doha. Presently, Kenyans can procure the EAC biometric e-identification at the government office from Sunday to Thursday from 8 am to 3 pm. E-travel papers for children in Qatar will likewise be given. Candidates can apply on the eCitizen portal, pay the expenses and take the receipt to the middle to get their biometrics taken. They will get a Token Number to follow their e-travel papers application.

Addressing the media, Muteshi said the office will be extremely durable at the consulate, adding, “We are glad to send off this identification place, and I encourage Kenyans to exploit on the grounds that the old visa will be gotten rid of in November 2022.”

In the interim, Ambassador Ahenda said the office would offer Kenyans reestablishment and new identification administrations.

“I appeal to all Kenyans that the e-identification machine is accessible and functional. This has decreased the deferral experienced previously. Anyone who needs to get the e-visa is presently welcome, and the cycle is done online right away. Guardians with children in Doha can likewise apply for their child,” Ahenda said.

Authorities said the machines are associated with the principle server in Nairobi. They noticed that arrangements aren’t required for the assistance, and candidates can get every one of the endorsed pages of the visa contingent upon their inclination. Planned candidates need to transfer their public character card (the two sides), last, second last, and fourth last pages of the identification, candidate’s photograph, and mark. for application one can follow 

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