The Cabinet Secretary ICT, Hon. Joe Mucheru visits DeKUT- Ajira Digital Forum

Ajira Digital is an online platform aimed at leveraging on online opportunities to create jobs for kenyans. On Tuesday 23rd May, 2017, the Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Hon. Joe Mucheru, visited Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT)  where he demystified Better Life Through Technology (happens to be the University's motto). The purpose of the visit was to hold Ajira Digital Forum at the University. He stated that he has a special interest in the University as DeKUT has created a 2nd to none Environment to change the world through technology. "Dedan Kimathi University is doing great.The ministry recognises it as a centre of excellence in matters technology", he added

During this forum, the Cabinet Secretary challenged the students to use the opportunity Ajira Digital has created to exploit the concept of work saying that "Working online is real work". He added that it's time to reflect on the Future of Work and move with changing times. The students who engaged the Cabinet Secretary in a very interactive session appreciated this initiative and challenged him to look into infrastructure and cost of internet.

ICT CS Mr Joe Mucheru Visit

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