Uhuru can give all school children both laptops and bread: Here’s how

What you need to know:

  • What has determined African government’s e-success or failure is not money, trained teachers, or tech-savvy technocrats. It is corruption
  • If the Kenyatta government wants to give every primary school child a laptop, what it needs to do is to launch the biggest fight against corruption Kenya has ever seen
  • If it wins that war, it can afford to give, not only the new primary school children a laptop, but all pupil

Ever since President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, declared during their campaigns that theirs was a “digital” ticket and promised that every Kenyan child entering primary school next academic year will get a laptop, opinion has been divided.

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