Functions of the National Land Commission

Article 67 of the Constitution establishes and stipulates the functions of the National Land Commission in Kenya. The National Land Commission is also one of the independent commissions established by Chapter 15 of the Kenyan … Continue Reading

Role of Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission

The functions of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission derive from the provisions of Articles 79 and 252 of the Constitution, the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Act, and the Leadership and Integrity Act. The Ethics and … Continue Reading

Role of Deputy Inspector-General of Police

The functions of the Deputy Inspector General in Kenya are crucial for the command of the National Police Service. Article 245 of the Constitution provides for two positions of Inspector General to head the Kenya … Continue Reading

Role of the Kenya Society for the Blind

The Kenya Society for the Blind Act stipulates the role of the Kenya Society for the Blind. According to the Act, “the blind” means those persons who are deprived of all sight or are so … Continue Reading

Functions of Parliamentary Service Commission

Article 127 of the Kenyan Constitution establishes and defines the composition and functions of the Parliamentary Service Commission (PSC). The Parliamentary Service Act contains more provisions on the Commission. The major function of the Parliamentary … Continue Reading

The Functions of the National Police Service

Article 243 of the Constitution establishes the National Police Service in Kenya. The creation of the National Police Service is provided for further by the National Police Service Act and the National Police Service Commission … Continue Reading

Functions of National Police Service Commission

The major function of the National Police Service Commission in Kenya is to oversee the human resource functions of the National Police Service. The National Police Service Commission (NPSC) is one of the independent commissions … Continue Reading

Functions of the Inspector General of Police

The functions of the Inspector General of Police in Kenya are important for the overall command of the National Police Service. The Kenyan Constitution establishes the office the Inspector General of Police in Kenya in … Continue Reading

Role of Independent Electoral & Boundaries Commission

Article 88 of the Kenyan Constitution establishes and stipulates the role of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). The Commission is responsible for conducting or supervising referenda and elections to any elective body or … Continue Reading

Role of the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS)

The functions of the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) are stipulated in the Standards Act, Chapter 496 of the Laws of Kenya. KEBS was established in 1974 as the premier government agency for the provision … Continue Reading

Functions of the National Intelligence Service

Article 242 of the Kenyan Constitution establishes the National Intelligence Service in Kenya. The National Intelligence Service (NIS) is an intelligence agency primarily responsible for Security Intelligence and Counter-Intelligence, besides performing other functions prescribed by … Continue Reading

The Functions of the National Security Council

Article 240 of the Kenyan Constitution establishes the National Security Council in Kenya. The National Security Council Act makes further provisions with respect to the functions of the National Security Council pursuant to Article 240 … Continue Reading