Joe Mucheru

Kenya’s former Cabinet Secretary to head up JUMO

Joe Mucheru has been appointed as president of the company.
Staff Writer
Sep 28, 2022

Kenya names new ICT Cabinet Secretary

New entrant into the tech space, Eliud Owalo has been selected, pending parliament's approval, to take over from Joe Mucheru.
Jun 22, 2022

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.
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.

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.
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.
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.
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.
Dec 2, 2019

M-Post arrives in Kenya

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

Kenya: Wangusi leaves CA amid controversy

Mercy Wanjau has been appointed as interim director general.
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.
Feb 11, 2019

Telkom Kenya, Airtel Kenya announce merger plans

Telkom Kenya has the option of holding up to 49 percent of shareholding.