Technology

Digital Revolution in Kenya: Birth & Death Certificates Go Online

In a move to simplify and streamline the process of obtaining birth and death certificates, the Ministry of Interior in Kenya has announced the introduction of digital certificates. Starting...

From Papers to Gadgets: Cabinet Meeting Goes Digital

President William Ruto presided over a historic cabinet meeting on Tuesday, January 31st. This was the first paperless...

Nairobi Water (NCWSC) Unveils Self-Reading Meters and E-Bill Services

Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company Limited (NCWSC) has introduced a new and innovative solution for customers to...

Spotify Announces 600 Layoffs to Increase Efficiency and Stabilize Costs

A total of 600 employees, or 6% of the staff of the music streaming service Spotify, will be...

Kenya Government Integrates Tax System with Mobile Payment Platforms to Increase Tax Collection

The Kenyan government, led by President William Ruto, is planning to integrate the country's tax system with mobile...

Kenya Launches Child Online Protection Initiative Due to Increase in Online Bullying and Abuse.

Cases of bullying and abuse targeting minors have been on the rise in Kenya, according to data from the Ministry of Labour and the...

Ruto’s government to launch over 5,000 free public Wi-Fi hotspots by the end of 2023.

ICT Cabinet Secretary Edwin Owalo has said that the government of Kenya Kwanza plans to roll out 5,000 free public Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the...

President Ruto meets Safaricom and Vodacom CEOs at State House.

President William Ruto on Tuesday met with chief executive officers from Safaricom Peter Ndegwa and Vodacom's Shameel Joosub. The two CEOs were joined by their...

How to use the MPESA app to access HELB Loan

Prior to the start of each new semester, college and university students get their loan funds from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB). Loan recipients...

Safaricom reduces paybill transaction fees by half.

Safaricom, a multinational telecommunications company and mobile service provider, has made the announcement that it would cut in half the fees associated with Paybill...

Safaricom launched M-Pesa Go for youngsters.

Safaricom, the major telecom provider in Kenya, has introduced a new financial product called M-Pesa Go specifically aimed at young people between the ages...