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PS: Sh2.2trn lined up for homes plan - 3 weeks ago, 21:56

Patrick Alushula

The State on Tuesday said it had received initial interest of $22 billion (Sh2.2 trillion) from potential investors toward delivery of affordable housing, even as controversy clouds the scheme.

Housing and Development Principal Secretary Charles Hinga said the ministry received 177 responses from potential investors willing to pump in the Sh2.2 trillion despite the legal and policy headwinds facing the project.

Speaking during an economic forum convened by Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA), Mr Hinga said so far about 9,900 acres of land have been pledged by private developers seeking to partner with government.

“We have had two rounds of calls to invite strategic partners. In terms of expression of interest from financiers, we received offers of $22 billion during the first call,” said Mr Hinga.

“We did due diligence and realised there were some jokers and brokers but even if we get rid of 50 per cent of them, it is still good ...
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