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This article seeks to clarify legal principles and concepts underpinning the copyright system and will explain the idea expression dichotomy and automatic protection under copyright lawRead more
Daily Nation Pg: back. 60,000 Civil Servants May Go Home
The fate of more than 62,000 civil servants seconded to counties by the national government hangs in the balance after the Public Service Commission declared the hiring formula counterproductive. The employees must wait for a decision by an inter-governmental committee to determine whether or not they will be retained. According to Public Service (PSC) this is aimed at making civil servants in the counties more efficient by making the chain of command clear. Going forward it either you belong to the county government or the national government.
Quarterly audits would be carried out in all ministries to ensure the human resource policy is followed.
The Standard, Pg: 15. Shuga Saves Kenya At AMVC
Television soap opera, Shuga saved Kenya from a near shame show at the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA) ceremony on Saturday night after all other nominees lost out to a powerful lot of west Africa movies. Unlike last year when the Nairobi Half Life was the envy of all at the continental ‘Oscars’ held in Lagos Nigeria, Kenya’s performance was dismal with almost zero representation at the event. The AMVCA is one of the biggest award shows in Africa that many view as the gauging point in the film industry.Read more
The Standard, Pg: 26. Music dealer Lynched For Alleged Theft
A music promoter was lynched by a mob on Saturday after he was caught stealing clothing materials in Awendo town. The suspect was music CDs and DVDs in the town besides being the coordinator of live music performances by various artistes in the county.Read more