Kenya: Fed Up! More Than 400,000 Kenyans Tried to Migrate, Settle in U.S. in 2018

The number of Kenyans who have tried their luck with the US Diversity Visa lottery (green card lottery) draw keeps rising, according to latest data released by US State Department

A total of 442,966 Kenyans applied for the US green card in the Fiscal Year 2018. This was a 23 per cent rise compared to 2017 when 360,023 Kenyans entered the lottery.

In 2016, a total of 304,693 Kenyans entered the lottery draw.

The 2018 figure includes 317,029 entrants and 125,937 derivatives (spouses and children that entrants included in their application forms).

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