Matiang’i re-introduces fee on ID replacement
6 days ago, 18:12
The Interior ministry has re-introduced application fee for replacing a national identity (ID) card in a move likely to boost government’s non-tax revenue streams. Fred Matiang’i, the Interior secretary, has directed the National Registration Bureau to start levying Sh100 for replacement of lost, torn, worn out or mutilated IDs. The service has been free since 2012 when the then Sh300 fee, which had been introduced in 2011 by the then Immigration minister Otieno Kajwang’, was waived to encourage ...
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