New Law to Make Kenya's Huduma Number Mandatory

The Huduma card will reportedly serve as the official government-issued document for identification and conduct of transactions, meaning that Kenyans will be required to have Huduma Namba to register as a voter, access universal healthcare, passport, apply for a driving licence, register a mobile phone number, pay taxes, transact in the financial markets and open a bank account.

  • Kenya:   New Law to Make Huduma Namba Compulsory

    Nation, 18 July 2019

    The Huduma Namba will serve as the official sufficient proof for identification in the country and its registration will now be mandatory for access to government services if the… Read more »

Coastal residents register for Huduma Namba on May 17, 2019.

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