An Overview of the Maisha Namba Project: Kenya’s New Digital Identity System

Dear Listers,

The article discusses the Maisha Namba project, which is a new digital
identity system for Kenya that aims to replace the failed Huduma Namba
project. The project consists of four elements: the Maisha Namba, the
Maisha Card, the Digital ID, and the National Master Population Register.
The article explains the features and benefits of each element, as well as
the potential security and privacy challenges. The article also provides
some background information on the previous Huduma Namba project and why it
was unsuccessful.