Today, at the Ministry of Defence HQs, the Kenya Space Agency signed its Performance
Contract with the Ministry of Defence at a ceremony presided over by the CS Defence Hon
Aden Duale and witnessed by the Principal Secretary Ministry of Defence Mr Patrick Mariru.
The Agency was represented by the Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Maj Gen (Rtd)
James Aruasa, Independent Board Member, Eng. Philip Nyakwaka, and the Ag. Director-
General, Brig. Hillary Kipkosgey.
The Board representatives later engaged Senior Management of the Agency in sharing its
commitments, the vision of the Ministry, and the broader Government objectives on
digitization and digitalization, support to manufacturing and environmental protection with
emphasis on the initiative of greening Kenya to more than 30 per cent of tree cover by 2032.