By Watchdog reporter

The number of people applying for passports and other travel documents has doubled over the past few years.

Jacob Siminyu, the spokesperson for the Immigration departments, said 800 people apply for passports a day.
He says the applicants have increased from 450 a day.
The department has hired 300 more officers to add efficiency to the work they do.
Recently, the department announced that it is possible to apply for the passports online.