The Huduma Namba registration will go on as planned, after the High Court gave the go-ahead, even though restrictions to be observed were also given.
The judges ruled that the government shouldn’t force anyone to register-after it emerged that one can’t access governments services without the number-and they also barred the government from issuing deadlines on the NIIMS registration. The collection of DNA and GPS coordinates has also been prohibited. Data privacy was one of the most pressing issues among Kenyans concerning the registartion, and many have dreaded how perosnal data will be handled and exposed.
Interior PS Karanja Kibicho had