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Information and Communications Technology Unit

The main functions of the unit are:

  • To provide the Ministry and its Agencies with reliable, timely, accurate and cost-effective electronic processing of data
  • To develop and enhance the strategic use of Information and Communication Technology in the Ministry
  • To establish Information and Communication Technology policies and standards for the Ministry
  • To encourage the appropriate level of cost-effective Information, and use of Communication Technology
  • To manage the Ministry’s Information and Communication Technology resources

These functions are carried out by three (3) sub-sections, namely:-

Infrastructure Services
Responsible for: Hardware, software and network infrastructure selection, installation, configuration, operation, maintenance and upgrading and deployment of hardware and software

Applications Services
Responsible for:

  • Defining business application systems
  • Database design, development, administration and maintenance
  • Design, development and maintenance of websites, intranets

End-user Services
Responsible for:

  • Helpdesk services
  • End user computing support and training

The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.


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