Mandate and Responsibility

The major responsibilities of the Ministry are:

  • Implement Communication and Information Technology policy by formulating short, medium and long-term Communication and Information programs,
  • Monitor and evaluate implementation of Communication and Information Technology projects and programs,
  • Develop frameworks for the development of Communication and Information Technology in sectors such as Agriculture, Industry and Commerce, Education, Health, etc.
  • Formulate projects and programs to guide Communication and Information Technology development with focus on strengthening on-going initiatives in all the sectors aimed at improved service delivery and enhancing good governance.