The ICT Authority, in line with its mandate, is reviewing the country’s ICT Standards with a view of protecting public infrastructure and systems, streamlining the ICT sector and protecting the interests of ordinary Kenyans, especially during...Read more
The Position Statement adopted from the pre-conference which was presented during the 3rd National Conference on Curriculum Reforms.
Theme: ‘Enhancing inclusion through ICT Integration in Education.’ Introduction Education is an indispensable part of any modern society. The education sector is being transformed by various factors such as emerging technology innovation...Read more
The Information and Communication Technology Authority (ICTA) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Information Communication and Technology. The corporation was established in August 2013. The Authority is tasked with rationalizing and...Read more
ICT SUPPLIER ACCREDITATION The Authority accredits and maintains a register of Government ICT suppliers. The Authority may remove the name of an ICT supplier from the register if the supplier has been debarred from participating in a procurement...Read more
Some 46 out of 52 primary schools in Mumias West Sub-county have benefitted from the Digital Literacy Programme. The Sub-County Education Officer Mr. Thomas Mukabi said that some of the schools that did not receive the tablets had a challenge of...Read more
The national government has many programmes for the youth aimed promoting their talents and skills. Government spokesperson Colonel (Rtd) Cyrus Oguna has said the larger population in Kenya comprises of the youth and they should be mentored and...Read more
Surveillance along the border points has been intensified to guarantee safety of digital devices and other goods. This follows concerns that the success of the digital literacy program risks being derailed due to theft of the devices. Being a...Read more
Teachers and pupils in the 286 primary schools in Laikipia County have embraced the ongoing implementation of digital learning. Laikipia County Assistant director of Education, Bismarck Musili said pupils in the area not only enjoy learning but...Read more
Education stakeholders have underscored the value of Digital Literacy Programme (DLP) in enhancing equity in learning. St. Lucy School for the Blind Head Teacher Sr. Judith Khavengwesi says since the adoption of the DLP in the school learners...Read more
At least 351 primary schools out of 377 have been connected to digital literacy devices in Trans Nzoia County. Speaking to the press in his Kitale office Thursday, Trans Nzoia County commissioner Samson Ojwang said only 26 new schools are not...Read more
Negative attitude amongst elderly teachers towards technology has been cited as a threat to smooth uptake of Digital Literacy Program (DLP) in schools.
The teachers are not willing to learn new teaching approaches, according to West Pokot County Commissioner Apollo Okello. “The attitude of some teachers towards computers is a serious challenge. Some teachers have not shown interest in the...Read more
Turkana County Commissioner Muthama Wambua has called for enhanced multi sectoral collaboration in the implementation of the Digital Literacy Programme. Speaking during a County Development and Implementation Coordination Committee meeting in...Read more