Digital ID: Government switches from Huduma to Maisha Number at a cost of Sh1 billion

Nairobi, Sept. 12 -- The failed Huduma Namba project launched by the Jubilee government of Uhuru Kenyatta at a cost of Sh10 billion will now be replaced by a digital identity database known as Maisha ... Read More

CJ Koome sets up three High Courts - Kibera, Thika and Nyandarua

Nairobi, Aug. 25 -- Chief Justice Martha Koome has gazetted the establishment of three new courts in the country that will play a crucial role in the delivery of justice and legal services to resident... Read More

State deregisters Mackenzie, Pastor Ezekiel's churches

Nairobi, Aug. 18 -- The government has deregistered five churches including cult leader Paul Mackenzie's Goodnews International Ministries and flamboyant millionaire Pastor Ezekiel Odero's Newlife Pra... Read More

Bankers, lawyers sign MoU with State over land-leases registration

Nairobi, Aug. 3 -- Lands Cabinet Secretary Zacharia Mwangi Njeru on Thursday led the ministry to sign an agreement with stakeholders in the Lands sector to allow for the registration of long-term leas... Read More

Worldcoin divides Cabinet as Kenyans scramble to register

Nairobi, Aug. 3 -- The mad rush by Kenyans to sign up for Worldcoin, a cryptocurrency, has sparked a major split in the Cabinet over privacy issues. Questions are now emerging over data security, ami... Read More

Free cash? Inside the Worldcoin craze giving Kenyans sleepless nights

Nairobi, Aug. 2 -- Even as the government suspended the ongoing collection of personal data from Kenyans by Worldcoin until all security concerns are addressed, the Worldcoin continues to give Kenyans... Read More

Owalo: Free Wi-Fi, digitised government services top my one-year scorecard

Nairobi, July 31 -- ICT Cabinet Secretary Eliud Owalo said his ministry is targeting the installation of 25, 000 hotspots across the country that will provide free Wi-Fi hotspots to members of the pub... Read More

UoN partners with Elgon Kenya to build multi-million-shillings agri-tech centre

Nairobi, July 25 -- The University of Nairobi (UoN) on Tuesday broke ground for the construction of a first-of-its-kind agricultural technology centre at the Upper Kabete campus. The centre, known as... Read More

Maandamano: Save the Children urges Ruto, Raila to safeguard right to education

Nairobi, July 21 -- An international children's rights organisation has expressed concern over the effects of the ongoing demonstrations on Kenyan children. In a statement, Save the Children's Direct... Read More

Journalist assaulted as police confront Babu Owino supporters at Milimani

Nairobi, July 21 -- There was commotion at the Milimani Law Courts on Friday morning as Embakasi East MP Babu Owino turned up in court for his bail ruling. Milimani Chief Magistrate Lucas Onyina rele... Read More