Cyber Security 2021

The regulatory framework governing cybersecurity in Kenya has its foundation in the Bill of Rights of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 that sets out every citizen’s right to not have the privacy of their communication infringed. The constitutional principles of individual privacy protection are further reiterated in statutes and subsidiary legislation that protect the privacy of citizen’s information.

Beneficial Ownership

The Companies Act, No. 17 of 2015, was amended to introduce Section 93(A) which has made it mandatory for all Companies to maintain a Register of Beneficial Owners. This amendment has been effected through the Statute Laws (Miscellaneous Amendment) Act, No.

Conversion of old LR Numbers to new Parcel Numbers

By a notice published in the Special Issue of the Kenya Gazette of 31st December 2020, the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning notified the public of conversion of old land reference numbers to new parcel numbers for the first batch of properties in Nairobi.