Mercy Muendo

Mercy Muendo

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Lecturer, Information Technology and the Law, Mount Kenya University.

Kenya is struggling to deliver justice online

Kenya needs not just the necessary laws and regulations but the information and communication technology infrastructure. For example, there should be cybersecurity software and hardware free from software tagging.

Kenya's government is looking to compromise citizens' data privacy

Kenya needs to tread carefully. It must avoid placing the country's security ahead of people's privacy rights.

A few points to consider about Kenya’s new cybercrime law

More and more Kenyans are connecting to the internet, most frequently from mobile devices like phones and tablets. There are, of course, big benefits to increased connectivity. These include the rise of mobile money transactions and access to loans. But there are downsides, too. The country has been targeted by