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REGULATING DIGITAL LENDING IN KENYA

DATA PROTECTION OVERVEW IN KENYA The right to privacy is guaranteed as a fundamental right in Kenya’s Constitution (‘the Constitution’). The Data Protection Act, 2019 (‘the Act’) was enacted and came into effect on November 25, 2019, to give effect to this constitutional right under Article 31(c) and (d). The Act applies to all personal […]

LEGAL ALERT ON THE SECTIONAL PROPERTIES ACT,2020

Introduction. President Uhuru Kenyatta on December 11th 2020, signed the Sectional Properties Bill into law repealing the Sectional Properties Act,1987. The Sectional Properties Act,2020 is aligned with the Constitution of Kenya, the Land Act,2012 and the Land Registration Act ,2012. The New act is not a complete departure from the Repealed Act but rather an improvement […]

INTRODUCTION TO THE ARDHISASA SYSTEM

In a bid to digitize and ease the processes and dealings relating to Land in Kenya, the Ministry of Lands launched an online National Lands Information Management System dubbed “Ardhisasa”. The system as described on the website “is an online platform that allows Citizens, other stakeholders and interested parties to interact with land information held […]