Beyond Direct Benefits of Digital Broadcasting


On January 1, Kenya made the first step in digital migration that marked the analogue switch off in Nairobi way ahead of the June 17 global deadline. The second phase shall be implemented on February 2, and shall cover Mombasa, Malindi, Nyeri, Meru, Kisumu, Webuye, Kakamega, Kisii, Nakuru, Eldoret, Nyahururu, Machakos, Narok and Loldiani. Many…

Final Stretch For Digital Migration


Kenya has entered the final stretch for digital migration with new deadlines in place for the different regions. Nairobi’s analogue signals go off on December 31 meaning that broadcast in the Capital will now only be on digital platforms. The analogue switch off shall enable the country transition TV broadcasting in Kenya to the digital…

Devolution Was About Resources And Not Power.


Former US Congress Member Dick Armey once said; “Three groups spend other people’s money: children, thieves, and politicians. All three need supervision.” This statement has a resounding truth on today’s politics in Kenya as we mark one year of devolved institutions. In the last couple of months, we have been treated to theatrics and deception…

UHURU KENYATTA: REFUSAL TO ASSENT TO THE KENYA INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS BILL


UHURU KENYATTA: REFUSAL TO ASSENT TO THE KENYA INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS THE CONSTITUTION OF KENYA  REFUSAL TO ASSENT TO THE KENYA INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2013  MEMORANDUM By His Excellency Honourable Uhuru Kenyatta, President and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces. Submitted to the Honourable Speaker of the National Assembly. WHEREAS a Bill entitled…