Directorate of Information

The directorate of Information is responsible for: formulation, interpretation and implementation of information policies, strategies and programmes; Conducting  information research and provision of  appropriate strategies; advising on all matters relating to information services; cover development projects socio-economic and cultural activities in line with the constitution and the  Vision 2030 and millennium Development goals (MDGs); The department also provide information that enhances security, peace and national cohesion; coordinating all information services locally and outside the country; gathers , packages, documentation and disseminate news and information Additionally the department is responsible for  writing and /or translating articles and features; verifying the accuracy of the news; dispatching news to other media and maintaining an effective newsletter; digitizes and avails information to the citizenry on the Government Information Portal.  The department is located at Uchumi House in Nairobi but has regional offices across the country.