Four Kenyans jailed for life in South Sudan were freed following talks between Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta and Salva Kiir are scheduled to land in Kenya on today accompanied by Foreign ministry officials.

The plane carrying them is expected at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

Mr Anthony Mwadime, Mr Ravi Ramesh, Mr Boniface Muriuki and Mr Anthony Keya were sentenced to life imprisonment for embezzlement of government funds

The four Kenyans were in a group — including 12 South Sudan nationals — who were cumulatively jailed for 67 years.

Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Monica Juma travelled to South Sudan to receive the Kenyans.