ICT CS Joe Mucheru says Manual backup needed for elections

ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru, who said a manual voting system is needed to backup the electronic one. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The CS sought to clarify that the paper system will only be used in the event the electronic one fails.
  • Mr Gitura said it is important to create trust among Kenyans by assuring them there is nothing sinister about a backup system.

There should be a manual backup system in the next general elections, Information Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru has said.

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