The government will phase out the current National Identification cards ID cards by December 12, 2021, in favour of the new Huduma Namba cards, ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru has today announced.

The Huduma Namba cards will start being issued to the public from December 1, 2020.

Kenyans will not access government services without the new document according to Mr Mucheru.

Kenyans who registered for the card will receive a text message notifying them where to collect the new card.

Kenyans on the internet have received the news with mixed reactions, here are some of those:-

What do you think? Hit or miss?

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