Valentine's Day

[PHOTOS] Kenyans splurge on flowers for Valentine's Day

A day dedicated to celebrating love.

In Summary

• At Alliance Girls High school, students were surprised with flowers and cakes  by their parents at the school in Kikuyu,Kiambu county. 

• This is the 3rd consecutive year the parents are celebrating Valentines Day with their daughters at the school.

Flowers with price tag during Valentine's AT a flower shop at Sarit Center Westlands.
Flowers with price tag during Valentine's AT a flower shop at Sarit Center Westlands.
Image: Margaret Wanjiru

Florists made a killing on Friday as Kenyans joined the world in marking Valentine's Day.

Many took to malls and stalls to buy flowers, chocolates and teddy bears for their loved ones.

At Alliance Girls High school, students were surprised with flowers and cakes  from their parents at the school in Kikuyu, Kiambu county.

This is the year the parents are celebrating Valentine's Day with their daughters at the school.

Members of PCEA Thogoto Home for the Aged cut a cake with Cafe Deli CEO Obado Obadoh at the Restaurant in Nairobi on February 14, 2020.
Members of PCEA Thogoto Home for the Aged cut a cake with Cafe Deli CEO Obado Obadoh at the Restaurant in Nairobi on February 14, 2020.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Customers flock at City market Nairobi to buy flowers and cards for their loved ones this Valentine's Day
Customers flock at City market Nairobi to buy flowers and cards for their loved ones this Valentine's Day
Image: Margaret Wanjiru
Flowers on sale at City Market Nairobi.
Flowers on sale at City Market Nairobi.
Image: Margaret Wanjiru
From left Jacinta Njeri,Jecinta Wangare, Tabitha kerubo and Dorcas Kanyigi all Matatu hostesses working for Prestige shuttle Matatus in Nakuru, give free flowers to travelers to mark the valentine day yesterday.
From left Jacinta Njeri,Jecinta Wangare, Tabitha kerubo and Dorcas Kanyigi all Matatu hostesses working for Prestige shuttle Matatus in Nakuru, give free flowers to travelers to mark the valentine day yesterday.
Image: Ben Ndonga
A City Hoppa attendant gives bracelets to esteemed customers at the Kencom Bus Stage in the spirit to mark Valentine's Day..
A City Hoppa attendant gives bracelets to esteemed customers at the Kencom Bus Stage in the spirit to mark Valentine's Day..
Image: MOSES MWANGI
Dalmas Mwaniki have a look at the red roses on the street of Mombasa during the world's Valentine's day that is celebrated on Feb 14th of every year.
Dalmas Mwaniki have a look at the red roses on the street of Mombasa during the world's Valentine's day that is celebrated on Feb 14th of every year.
Image: John Chesoli.