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Work on Bill to cut Internet, business costs in Kenya begins

Published on April 30, 2015

Kenya's private sector and the government last week started working on a Bill that if enacted would help reduce the cost of doing business by driving the Internet charges down further.

The Infrastructure Protection Bill, which is being developed by the ministries of Information, Energy and Transport intends to harmonise the existing pieces of legislation from the various ministries and bring others on board.

The 12-member task force is chaired by the Airtel Africa group regulatory director Alice Kariuki. Other members of the team include MTN Business Kenya managing director Tom Omariba, Silas Kinoti and Patrick Mwinzi. Read more. Source | Business Daily