As of 2020, the insurance penetration rate in Kenya was at 2.17 percent, down from 2.34 percent in the preceding year. Kenya has maintained a descending trajectory since 2016, when the penetration rate was at 2.78 percent.  Research conducted by the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA)

KENYA Uhuru offers Kenneth and Sabina in search for Raila running mate Mr Kalonzo Musyoka, Mr Peter Kenneth and Ms Martha Karua are among 20 individuals whose names have been submitted to a panel vetting running mate candidates for Azimio la Umoja One Kenya presidential

Acts The Kenya Deposit Insurance (Amendment) Act, 2022 Senate Bills 2022 The County Allocation of Revenue Bill, 2022 National Assembly Bills 2022 The Kenya School of Law (Amendment) BIll, 2022 The Public Finance Management (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Finance Bill, 2022 The Legal Education (Amendment)

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Currently on recess and due to resume regular sessions on Tuesday,  May 10, 2022. SENATE Communication from the Chair Passage of the Coffee Bill (Senate Bills No.22 of 2022) by the National Assembly. Papers Laid The Annual Report of the Office of the

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline IEBC to publish in the Gazette, the names and symbols of persons intending to contest in the election as independent candidates    13th May, 2022. Political parties intending to present a Presidential and Deputy Presidential candidates through party primaries or

EMBU  The CECM member for Trade, Tourism, Investment and Industrialization, Embu County, has appointed numerous persons to be members of the Sub-County Alcoholic Drinks Regulation Committees for a term of three (3) years from May 6, 2022.  

Energy is vital for the economic progress of a country. It has a significant impact on all aspects of development, ranging from environment, social, economic, agriculture, population and livelihood. The COVID-19 pandemic also served to catalyse digitalisation of all aspects of economic activities. . Kenya’s

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 10th May, 2022. However, the National Assembly convened a special sitting via an exceptional motion in honour of the third President of the Republic of Kenya, H.E the late Emilio Mwai Kibaki. SENATE

Public Holidays The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government, Fred Matiang’i has declared Friday  29th April, 2022  to be a public holiday throughout the Republic in order to accord all Kenyans the opportunity to participate in the State Funeral Service in honour

EMBU Speaker of the County Assembly of Embu has gazetted notice of a special sitting of the County Assembly on Thursday, 28th April, 2022 at 10.00 a.m. The business to be transacted at the Special Sitting shall be Approval Consideration of the Embu County Supplementary

KENYA Bloodbath: MCAs rejected in Ruto, Raila strongholds It was a bloodbath for a majority of Ward Reps in the strongholds of Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga as voters rejected them in the party primaries last week. Almost 90 per

KENYA  Kenya delays talks on 15pc cut in power bills The State is yet to open talks for a review of power purchase agreements signed over the years by Kenya Power, signalling further delay of the promised electricity bill cut for homes and businesses by

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The Kenya Roads Board (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2022 The Supreme Court (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Public Finance Management (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Opticians Bill, 2022 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Central Bank of Kenya (Digital Credit Providers) Regulations,

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 10th May, 2022. SENATE Currently on recess and set to resume regular sessions on 26th April, 2022.

KAKAMEGA  Governor of Kakamega County has appointed Prof. Laban Peter Ayiro to be the chairperson of the board of management for Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company, for a period of seven (7) months, with effect from 1st June, 2022.  NAIROBI Governor of Nairobi City

Information Communication Technologies are developing so quickly that there is a need to design a way to allow constant growth in the economic system and community. This is why the Cabinet Secretary for ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs, Mr Joe Mucheru,  launched the Kenya National

KENYA  Key races in Rift Valley, Mt Kenya as UDA holds primaries Politicians allied to Deputy President William Ruto are today facing a fight for their political lives when the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) conducts nominations in 36 of the 47 counties, a logistical nightmare

KENYA Fuel prices to hit highest in Kenya’s history without subsidy Petrol prices will from midnight increase to the highest level in Kenya’s history unless the State subsidises the rising crude oil costs, which may further stoke public outrage over the high cost of living.

PUBLIC SECTOR  Appointments President and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces, Uhuru Kenyatta, has appointed Dr James Mworia as the Chancellor of Machakos University for a period of five (5) years, with effect from the 23rd April, 2022. Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury and

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Papers Laid The 2022/23 Annex of Estimates of Revenue Expenditure for State corporations of the government of Kenya for the Financial Year ending June 2023 from the National Treasury. Legal Notice No. 20 of 2022 relating to Engineers, Scale of Fees for the

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

MOMBASA Clerk for the County Assembly of Mombasa has gazetted the Calendar of the Assembly (Regular Sessions) 2022.  KISUMU Clerk for the County Assembly of Kisumu has gazetted the Calendar of the Assembly (Regular Sessions) 2022.  HOMA BAY The Executive Committee Member for Health Services,

The 2022 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers (NTE) is the 37th version in an annual series that highlights significant foreign barriers to US exports, US foreign direct investment, and US electronic commerce. The NTE Report identifies significant barriers, regardless of whether they

KENYA  IEBC gets Sh22 billion extra for August elections The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has been given an extra Sh21.7 billion to conduct the elections in August. The new funding, announced by National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yattani while detailing his budget highlights

KENYA  Taxpayers to deposit 50pc of disputed tax at CBK before suing KRA Firms and individuals fighting the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) in courts over tax demands will have to deposit 50 percent of the disputed amount in a Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) account.

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Court of Appeal Rules. The Privileges and Immunities (World Customs Organization) (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Privileges and Immunities (Regional Youth Forum of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region) Order, 2022. The Export Processing Zones Act – Declaration of Export

NYANDARAUA Speaker, County Assembly of Nyandarua, has gazetted notice that the Nyandarua County Assembly shall have a special sitting on Tuesday, 12th April, 2022 at 10.00 a.m. in the Assembly Chambers at Ol Kalou.  NYERI Clerk, County Assembly of Nyeri, has gazetted the Calendar for

The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) has called for comments from the public on its first draft Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) framework for data protection disputes.  The ADR, in the context of the framework, is a voluntary process of settling data protection disputes

President Uhuru Kenyatta, accompanied by ICT CS Joe Mucheru, on Thursday evening, presided over the launch of Microsoft’s premier engineering hub, the Africa Development Centre (ADC).  The ADC, valued at Kshs. 3 billion ($27 million), is one of the largest software engineering facilities in Africa,

KENYA MPs slash Sh500m from vaccine plant budget Parliament has slashed the budget set aside for building a factory in Kenya to make vaccines including for Covid-19 by Sh500 million. This is after the Budget and Appropriations Committee (BAC) backed the Health Committee’s recommendation to

KENYA Fertiliser crisis looms on Sh5.7bn subsidy row MPs want President Uhuru Kenyatta to order the reinstatement of a Sh5.7 billion fertiliser subsidy that the Treasury has removed from the supplementary budget. The legislators have threatened to paralyse the passage of the Sh138 billion mini-budget

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The National Rating Bill, 2022. The Child Justice Bill, 2022 The National Land Commision (Amendment) Bill, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR Appointments President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Dr Ole Mapelu Zakayo to be the Non-Executive Chairperson of the National AIDS Control Council, for

WEST POKOT  Governor of West Pokot County, John Krop Lonyangapuo (Prof), has appointed various persons to be members of the West Pokot County Executive Committee. MACHAKOS Governor of Machakos County, Alfred N. Mutua (Dr.), has appointed various persons to be members of the Machakos County

Digital payments are progressively entering the mainstream, in correlation to the increased access, use, and adoption of ICTs in Kenya. However, the transition to and eventual adoption of digital payments will bear its own risks, in the form of cybersecurity risks.  Against this backdrop, “A

KENYA KRA signals peace with Keroche in Sh22bn row The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has signalled concessions for Keroche Breweries after day-long negotiations with the owners of the embattled firm on Thursday over a disputed Sh22.79 billion tax bill. The taxman revealed that a deal

KENYA  Nick Salat’s vitriol confounds OKA leaders  A fierce war of words broke out yesterday between allies of Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and Kanu chairman Gideon Moi, exposing the growing rift in One Kenya Alliance (OKA) over plans to join Azimio la Umoja. Still reeling

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Dik Dik Gardens Wetland Conservation Area (Amendment) Order, 2022. Kikuyu Springs Aquifer Groundwater Conservation Area Management (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Amu Sand-Dunes Groundwater Conservation Area (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Ngarelen Springs Catchment (Amendment) Order, 2022. The Lake Kenyatta Sub Catchment Conservation

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

BOMET The Governor of Bomet County has appointed Langat John MK as the County Attorney, with effect from the 10th August, 2021.The Governor of Bomet County, and upon approval by the County Assembly of Bomet, appoints various persons as members of the County Public Service

As early as 2005, the World Health Organisation (WHO) recognized the potential of e-Health to strengthen health systems and improve quality, safety and access to healthcare. The WHO encouraged member states to take action to incorporate e-Health into health systems and services.  Kenya acknowledged the

KENYA Sanctions block Sh10bn Kenya exports to Russia Kenya’s exports of tea, flowers, coffee and fruits to Russia have been derailed in the wake of sanctions imposed on Moscow by Western nations after its invasion of Ukraine, hurting local smallholder farmers. The blockade of the

TRADE & MANUFACTURING SECTOR The Customs and Border Control Department has published a list of goods in the Customs Warehouse Keeper Kilindin and issued a Notice that if they will not be entered and removed from the Warehouse within thirty (30) days they will be

TURKANA The Governor of Turkana County has appointed various persons to hold the office of the County Executive Committee Member in charge of the respective departments, for a period of two (2) years, with effect from the 6th January. 2022. Governor of Turkana County has

Human social interactions are on the verge of the next major evolution as we enter the age of the metaverse. The metaverse provides humans with access to a digital platform in parallel with our physical reality. The internet as we know it has the potential

KENYA  State pushes to raise debt ceiling to Sh13 trillion in chaotic session Parliament has asked the Treasury to increase the debt ceiling to allow it to borrow Sh846 billion to plug the budget deficit in the next financial year. Majority Leader Amos Kimunya successfully

EMBU  The Clerk for Embu County Assembly has gazetted the Calendar of the County Assembly (Regular sessions), for the period February 8, 2022, to August 8, 2022.  NAKURU The Clerk for Nakuru County Assembly has gazetted the Calendar of the County Assembly (Regular sessions), for

National Assembly Bills, 2022 The Kenya Roads (Amendment) Bill, 2022 Legislative Supplements. 2022 The Engineers (Scale of Fees for Professional Engineering Services) Rules, 2022 The Kenya Civil Aviation (Application) Order, 2022 The Export Processing Zones Act – Declaration of Export Processing Zones The Competition Act

TAITA TAVETA  The Governor, Taita Taveta County, has appointed numerous persons to the County Hospital Management Boards, dated 7th February, 2022.  KERICHO The Governor of Kericho County, has appointed Dr Shadrack Kipkemoi Mutai to be the County Executive Committee Member for Finance and Economic Planning

Election timelines and activities  Activity Timeline Resignation of public officers intending to vie for elective posts 9th February, 2022 Political Parties to submit party membership lists to the IEBC 9th April, 2022. Political parties intending to present candidates in the election to submit the names

National Assembly Bills, 2021 The Persons with Disabilities Bill, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021 The Medical Practitioners and Dentists (Medical Institutions) (Amendment) Rules, 2021 JUDICIARY  Appointments The Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya and the Chairperson of the National Council on the Administration of Justice,

KENYA  Joint Statement of the Heads of Competition Authorities Dialogue on Regulation of Digital Markets The Heads of Competition Authorities of the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA); the Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK); the Competition Commission of Mauritius (Competition Commission); The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has expressed concerns over the integration of Huduma Namba (National Integrated Identity Management System (NIIMS)) into the voter registration and verification process.  Through a memorandum to the National Assembly’s Committee on Justice and Legal Affairs, the IEBC stated

LAIKIPIA  The Governor of Laikipia County has re-appointed numerous persons as members of the Laikipia County Environmental Committee for a further and final term of three (3) years from 1st November 2021.The Governor of Laikipia County has designated holders of offices to the Laikipia County

Acts, 2022 The Political Parties (Amendment) Act, 2022 Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Microfinance Act —Exemptions The Union of Kenya Civil Servants (Deduction of Agency Fees) Order, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR Appointments Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination of National Government, Fred Matiang’i, has appointed Alice Wanjira

KENYA CBK tests market with digital Kenya shilling The proposed Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) digital currency will for the first time allow Kenyans to directly keep cash at the apex bank, placing it in direct competition with commercial banks for deposits. The Kenyan version

KENYA Forget about Mt Kenya, Anne Waiguru tells Uhuru Kenyatta Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has vowed to teach President Kenyatta a political lesson in his Mt Kenya backyard for abandoning Deputy President William Ruto in the succession race. Once a close ally of the President,

Legislative Supplements  The Kenya National Public Health Institute Order, 2022. The Protected Areas Order, 2022. The Forest Conservation and Management Act –  Revocation of Declaration of Public Forest. National Assembly Bills, 2022 The National Transport and Safety Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2022 The Elections (Amendment) Bill,

KENYA  Firms slow down on hiring for first time in nine months Kenyan firms in January slashed expenditure on workers for the first time in nine months, citing a sharp fall in sales compared with December amid the Omicron threat. Findings of Stanbic Bank Kenya’s

Against the backdrop of the 2022 General Election, Kenyans have been receiving unsolicited political messages, as political parties clamber to influence voters. Voter registration has been in overdrive, currently in the second phase of the enhanced continuous voter registration due to end on February 6,

Succession in government offices has been making headlines following the announcement by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) that public officers seeking elective posts should resign.The IEBC has gazetted notice that public officers vying in the August elections, should resign from public office on

TANA RIVER  Governor of Tana River County Dhadho Gaddae Godhana has appointed members to the Tana River County Green Heart Project Committee. KISUMU Speaker, County Assembly of Kisumu, Elisha Oraro, has gazetted that Tuesday, 25th January, 2022 and Friday, 4th February, 2022 has been appointed

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Labour Relations Act – Deduction of Trade Union Dues The Labour Relations Act – Deduction of Trade Agency Fees The East African Community Customs Management Act – Exemption from Import Duty on Imported Raw Material Used in the Manufacture of Animal

KENYA Treasury to pay part of defaulted mobile phone loans The Treasury will guarantee mobile phone loans given to small traders in a bid to increase supply of credit under a scheme where the State will also pay part of the defaulted loans. Mobile phone-based

Kenya’s post-independence environmental history has been plagued with arbitrary excisions of public forests resulting in endangered water catchment areas and threats to biodiversity conservation.  Kenya has sought to ensure the sustainable development and management of her forest resources via the enactment of the Forest Act,

2022 has been hailed as Kenya’s year for data protection compliance. Despite enactment of the Data Protection Act in November 2019, enforcement of Kenya’s data protection framework has largely remained hindered due to lack of a functioning regulatory supervisory authority, as well as insufficient regulations

KWALE COUNTY Governor of Kwale County, Salim Mvurya Mgala, has appointed an ad-hoc committee to advise on the conferment of municipal status to Kinango and Lunga Lunga towns KISUMU COUNTY Speaker of the County Assembly of Kisumu, Elisha Oraro, has notified all Members of the

Legislative Supplements, 2022 The Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Regulations, 2012 — Exemption. The Stamp Duty Act — Exemption. The Intergovernmental Relations (Alternative Dispute Resolution) Regulations, 2021. Acts, 2022 The National Hospital Insurance Fund (Amendment) Act, 2022 PUBLIC SECTOR  Appointments Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination

KENYA Banks risk Sh27bn as mortgage, matatu loan defaults jump 60pc Car and homeowners defaulted on loans totalling Sh27.8 billion in the 12 months to September last year, giving a peek into the nightmare that the two sectors have become for banks amidst the Covid-19

In an increasingly globalised world, consequential and integral to international trade is the flow of data. More than ever, for-profit organizations are expanding the scope of their operations across the globe to access new and larger markets or to capitalize on lenient tax regimes. Correspondingly,

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has given notice through a press release that the General Elections shall be held on Tuesday, 9th August, 2022.  The following election dates/ timelines are universal amongst all categories of candidates vying during the 2022 General Election: UNIVERSAL TIMELINES

SENATE SPECIAL SITTING COMMUNICATION FROM THE CHAIR Convening of Special Sittings of the Senate The House was convened for a Special Sitting for the consideration of the following business: – The Political Parties (Amendment) Bill (National Assembly Bill No.56 of 2021); The Kenya Medical Supplies

KENYA Disquiet as State fails to pay oil subsidy billionsThe government has defaulted on fuel subsidy billions that continue to be paid under a cloud of secrecy, sparking disquiet among the oil marketing companies ahead of the fresh pricing review to be effected from midnight.

As more and more economic and social activities take place online, the importance of data privacy and protection is coming to the fore even as more users voice concerns over security of their private information.  This points to why Meta launched a prototype Privacy Centre

MERU COUNTY Speaker of the County Assembly of Meru, Joseph Kaberia, has gazetted notice of a special sitting of the County Assembly that shall be held in the Assembly Chamber on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at 2.30 p.m. NAKURU COUNTY County Executive Committee Member in-charge

Acts, 2021 The Proceeds of Crime and Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Act, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021 The Interpretation and General Provisions Act – Revocation of Delegation of Power JUDICIARY Appointments Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, Martha K. Koome, has appointed numerous

KENYA Bond transactions rise to record Sh956 billion The flight to fixed-income investments in the Covid-19 pandemic period swelled transactions in bonds at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) to a record Sh956 billion last year, nearly seven times the value of equities traded on the

Kenyans are not likely to rest easy at the pump anytime soon due to the looming threat of fuel shortages and increasing fuel prices.  The cause of the shortage has been attributed to the unscheduled discharge of a vessel ferrying 30,000 tonnes of Premium Motor

NAIROBI COUNTY Speaker, Nairobi City County Assembly Benson Mutura has notified Members of the County Assembly and the general public that there shall be special sittings of the County Assembly to be held in the County Assembly Chambers, City Hall Buildings, both physical and virtual,

National Assembly Bills, 2021 The Huduma Bill, 2021 The Political Parties (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2021 The Public Audit (Amendment) Bill, 2021 The Traffic (Amendment) Bill, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021 The Controller of Budget Regulations, 2021 NATIONAL ASSEMBLY  Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi

KENYA  Oil companies to get Sh8bn for unchanged fuel prices The State will pay oil marketers an estimated Sh8.12 billion ($71.8m) for keeping fuel prices unchanged in the monthly review that will lapse on January 15. Compensation for diesel will be highest at Sh4.82 billion

As 2021 draws to a climax, numerous developments on both the national and international sphere will have spillover effects into the new year.  Below is a summary of 2022’s highly anticipated and potential socio-economic, political and legal impacts:  Additional Lockdowns and Curfews Following the latest

LAMU COUNTY  Governor for Lamu County Fahim Y. Twaha on the 29th of November 2021 has reassigned the following persons to the County Executive Committee of Lamu:Abdulhakim Aboud Bwana;Fahima Araphat;Abdu Godana VIHIGA COUNTY  There shall be a special sitting of the County Assembly to be

The National Assembly and Senate are on recess

National Assembly Bills, 2021   The Sacco Societies (Amendment) Bill, 2021 The Political Parties (Amendment) Bill, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021   The Sectional Properties Regulations, 2021 The Bribery Act Regulations, 2021 The Physical and Land Use Planning (Institutions) Regulations, 2021 PUBLIC SECTOR Appointments President Uhuru Kenyatta has

KENYA Kenya paid China Sh29bn to ease debt repayment standoff Kenya wired Sh29.86 billion ($264.4 million) to China in the quarter to September 2021 to ease a standoff over debt repayments that delayed disbursements to projects funded by Chinese loans. Treasury documents reveal that Kenya

Businesses and the Government will have a symbiotic relationship in the use of citizens’ data under changes to the law proposed in the Huduma Bill, 2020.  The Bill is among those President Uhuru Kenyatta asked Parliament to expedite and conclude in his State of the

Kenya’s Data Protection Commissioner Immaculate Kassait has asked stakeholders to collaborate with her office to increase awareness of Data Protection laws and simplification of the legal framework.  Ms Kassait said it is not the sole responsibility of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner to

Critical infrastructure assets are designated assets or facilities, whether owned by private or public entities which are designated as essential to the provision of vital services to Kenyans for their social and economic wellbeing. These assets, if destroyed, degraded or rendered unavailable, would impact on

By: John Mburu The EGCL Institute recently conducted a study on the impact that Government domestic borrowing has on private sector investment in Kenya. In summary, the study established that Government domestic borrowing can affect private investment negatively by reducing the amount of credit available

NYERI COUNTY The Governor of Nyeri County, Mutahi Kahiga, has appointed persons to the Nyeri County and Sub-County Alcoholic Drinks Regulations Committee, for a period of three (3) years, with effect from the 1st December , 2021. KILIFI COUNTY The Kilifi County Assembly has notified

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Debate on the President’s Address To Parliament Communication from the Chair The Speaker of the National Assembly has been invited to grace a tree-planting event dubbed ‘National Tree Planting’ to be held tomorrow, Friday 3rd 2021. Petitions Hon. David Mwalika tables a petition

National Assembly Bills, 2021  The Forest Conservation and Management (Amendment) Bill, 2021 The Public Appointments (Parliamentary Approval) (Amendment) Bill, 2021 Legislative Supplements, 2021 The National Hospital Insurance Fund Act – Declaration of Hospitals The Water Act – Designation of Basin Areas Acts, 2021  The Refugees

KENYA Mixed reactions greet Uhuru’s state of nation address  MPs expressed mixed reactions to President Kenyatta’s State of the Nation Address delivered to a joint sitting of Parliament on Tuesday. Whereas pro-handshake lawmakers lauded the eighth address as comprehensive and giving hope to Kenyans, their

This year’s World Aids Day celebrations, coming as the world works to push back the Covid-19 pandemic, have given the scientific and public policy community an opportunity to consider lessons learnt during the latest medical and scientific struggle faced globally.  As of the end of

KENYA Shilling hits all-time low of 112.5 to dollar The shilling has declined to a new all-time low of 112.5 against the dollar as importers increase demand for the greenback with the economy recovering from the impact of the pandemic. Reuters quoted the shilling at

The recent unravelling of major public universities in Kenya points at an urgent need for reforms, with the task likely to be taken up by the next administration.  Moi University and Egerton University have been the latest tertiary institutions in financial trouble attributed to rapid

Orange Democratic Movement head Raila Odinga is scheduled to make a major announcement on December 10, but observers expect no surprises as he has pointed in the direction already.  Barring a change of heart, the former Prime Minister will be making official his fifth attempt

Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet) with the support of UK’s Digital Access Programme convened a round table meeting to deliberate on Kenya’s common cybersecurity priorities in a post Covid-19 world and to consolidate the various stakeholder priorities to inform the country’s cybersecurity strategies. Currently, Kenya

Kenyans can expect to receive an influx of political messages as we approach the August 2022 General Election. Most political aspirants and candidates will seek to capitalize on the campaign period through use of bulk political Short Message Service (SMS). Unlike past experiences, the 2022

On Sunday, November 21, 2021, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe announced several strategies that are being proposed to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. These strategies are: Making proof of full vaccination a prerequisite to receiving government services from December 21, 2021. Counties to ramp up on