President William Ruto said Tuesday that his government will ensure at least 200,000 housing units are set aside for low-income earners.
The project which will be realised in the next one year, will create at least two million jobs for Kenyans.
President Ruto also said that his main priority if to address unemployment crisis facing the youth, in addition to providing proper shelter for everyone.
He spoke in Ongata Rongai where he launched 734 apartments targeting ordinary Kenyans.
“Affordable Housing will make even Mama Mboga and boda boda own a house in Nairobi,” said the President.
He added that his administration will work with counties to ensure most Kenyans benefit.