Nairobi, Feb. 19 -- Over the years, Kenya has made significant strides in digitising its services, aiming for efficiency, transparency and accessibility.

Recently, the State centralised payment of all its levies through a new single Paybill number, setting the stage for consolidating government finances scattered across many bank accounts into one Treasury Single Account.

While this approach offers several potential benefits, including streamlined processes and enhanced user experience, it presents notable risks and challenges.

Supply chain risks, including cybersecurity threats, invoice fraud or unauthorised payments, supplier risks, data breaches, trade secrets, and sensitive information, compromising software updates, injecting malw...