Lands Ministry rolls out new system to help smoothen transactions

The Ministry of Lands has rolled out a new platform known as the Online Land Information Management System across the country.

Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri stated that the digital roll-out will improve services, reduce fraud and increase transparency at the Land Registry.

He said that services to go online will include the transfer of ownership, payment, and issuance of land rent clearance certificates, payment of stamp duty, registration fees, consent fees, application and withdrawal of caution, as well as registration of land documents and searches.