Kenya inaugurates ICT Authority Board

Friday 31 January 2014 | 13:48 CET | News
The Kenyan government inaugurated the new ICT Authority Board that will serve for a term of three years. The new six-member board is expected to enforce ICT standards in Kenya and enhance the supervision of electronic communication. The board brings together the former Kenya ICT Board, Department of e-Government and the Government Information Technology Services, merged in August 2013. The board is made up of professionals in the market ranging from ICT, management, human resources, academia, law, finance and business. ICT Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said the board's first

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