Kenya ICT news

Move to convert Kenya Laws to Electronic form (internet):  The Ministry of Justice & Constitutional Affairs has invited a tender for the conversion of the Laws of Kenya into electronic form. This is part of the Governance, Justice, Law and Order Sector reform project (GJLOS) and will involve: scanning laws into editable text, develop software to enable easy access and hypertext searches and be able to save queries. The package must disable copying, printing & saving of text. It must also allow for easy updating, administrator accounts, and allow for monitoring of usage. The project will be funded by GJLOS and submissions must be received by March 21 at: The Fund Manager, GJLOS Reform Program, KPMG Kenya, P. O. Box 40612-00100 Nairobi – reference T000012/05/02

Comments invited on ICT Policy: The Kenyan draft ICT Policy is ready and the Ministry of information and communication has extended the deadline to March 10th for Kenyan to submit comments to the Permanent Secretary, Eng. James Rege, Ministry of Information & Communications P. O. Box 30025-00100 or

ICDC Tender Cancelled
The Industrial & Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC) has cancelled its tender that was to close on Feb. 24 for the provision of an integrated finance and loan management software solution.