Francis Wangusi says CA has no Sh1bn for police

Communications Authority Director-General Francis Wangusi delivers his speech during the launch of T-Kash on March 12, 2018 in Nairobi. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Last month, President Kenyatta directed that CA gives Sh1 billion from the Universal Service Fund to the DCI.
  • The Universal Service Fund was set up in 2009 and is primarily financed by mandatory contributions from licensed operators.

The Communications Authority of Kenya says it cannot foot the Sh1 billion bill required by the police for the war on cybercrime as ordered by President Uhuru Kenyatta last month.

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