Joe Mucheru

Kenya’s President rejects controversial ICT Practitioners Bill

Uhuru Kenyatta returns proposed legislation to parliament... no official confirmation of what the next step will be.
Vincent Matinde
1:30
May 20, 2022

Africa’s software development skills remain in short supply

East African country to roll out coding curriculum after deal concluded with Kodris Africa.
1:50

Kenya launches ten-year ICT Masterplan to capitalise on innovation

Cabinet Secretary for Youth, Innovation and ICT, Joe Mucheru launches blueprint to bolster tech innovation, skills development and industry growth.
4:00
Nov 12, 2021

Still much work ahead to digitally transform Africa

At Digital Africa Summit, AfricaCom 2021, the continent’s skills base and approach to transformation dominated discussion.
2:10
Mar 26, 2021

Safaricom launches commercial 5G network in Kenya

Company said availability of 5G enabled devices will also dictate the adoption of the new network.
2:00
Apr 24, 2020

Mixed response to Kenya’s ICT COVID-19 think-tank

Some locals believe the COVID-19 ICT Advisory Committee to be a waste of time and resources.
2:10
Dec 2, 2019

M-Post arrives in Kenya

Safaricom and Postal Corporation of Kenya collaborate on solution to facilitate digital mail boxes.
2:00
Aug 23, 2019

Kenya: Wangusi leaves CA amid controversy

Mercy Wanjau has been appointed as interim director general.
1:30
Jul 26, 2019

Kenya to deploy AI and blockchain to weed out corruption

Local taskforce has officially handed market research and action plan to the Ministry of ICT.
2:10
Feb 11, 2019

Telkom Kenya, Airtel Kenya announce merger plans

Telkom Kenya has the option of holding up to 49 percent of shareholding.
2:00
Dec 10, 2018

Govt takes Safaricom to task over M-Pesa outage

ICT Cabinet Secretary orders a probe to investigate the matter.
1:30
Oct 25, 2018

Will Kenya get it right with second Kshs 1bn tech innovation initiative?

Recent launch of Huduma Whitebox follows now stagnant Enterprise Kenya program.