KECOBO Executive Director Mr.Edward Sigei addresses musicians during a training on entrepreneurship and financial management held in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.
Musicians pose for a photo with Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) Executive Director Mr. Edward Sigei and Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) CEO Mr. Ezekiel Mutua at the end of a training held at the Brevan Hotel in Bomet.
Musicians keenly follow the training on Entrepreneurship and financial management skills organised by Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) at Brevan Hotel in Bomet.
Some of the musicians listening during the training on Entrepreneurship and financial management skills organised by KECOBO at Brevan Hotel, Bomet County.
KECOBO Deputy Chief Legal Counsel, George Nyakweba (right) and Legal Counsel Kaindo Kiarie address musicians during a training on music and music entrepreneurship held in Machakos, Lau Guest House.
KECOBO Executive Director Mr.E dward Sigei responding to a question during a musicians training held in Meru County.
Some of the musicians who attended the training on music and entrepreneurship held in Machakos, Lau Guest House.
KECOBO Copyright Inspector, Ephraim Ndiritu addressing musicians during a training that was conducted in Machakos, Lau Guest House.
A musician asking a question during the musicians’ training session on music and entrepreneurship held in Machakos’ Lau Guest House.
KECOBO staff manning the board’s stand at the ONGEA East Africa Music Summit 2017.
KECOBO Legal Counsel Paul Kaindo(third right) among the panelists that participated in the Ongea 2017 Music Summit at Sarit Centre Nairobi.
Musicians’ representatives who came to the KECOBO offices to thank the board for declining to renew the Music Copyright Society of Kenya (MCSK) licence for 2017.
Edinburgh Law School IP expert, Nicolas Jondet speaking on the Collective Management Organisations (CMO) regulations during a programme that was held at the National Museums of Kenya
Edinburgh Law School IP expert, Dr.Smita Kheria speaking on Collective Management Organisations (CMO) regulations in relation to the UK during a consultative forum with artists held at the National Museums of Kenya
Mr.Gad Awuonda of Legis Policy guiding the artists through the draft Collective Management Organisations (CMO) regulations during a consultative forum held at National Museums of Kenya.
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei addressing journalists during the Collective Management Regulations Forum held at Jumuia Hotel, Kisumu.
Participants of the Collective Management Organizations Regulations Forum held at Jumuia Hotel, Kisumu.
Performer’s Rights Society of Kenya (PRiSK) CEO, Ms. Angela Ndambuki addressing artists during the Collective Management Organizations Regulations Forum held at Jumuia Hotel, Kisumu.
Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei and Anti Counterfeit Agency (ACA) acting Executive Director John Akoten after signing a memorandum of understanding to work together to promote Kenyans’ Intellectual Property Rights. It guides the two agencies on how to share intelligence, conduct joint investigations, verification, inspections and seizure of counterfeit and pirated copyright works and materials.
Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei and Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) CEO Mr Ezekiel Mutua during a press conference to announce a partnership between the two government agencies to jointly fight piracy in the film industry in Kenya.

Copyright Act

The Kenya Copyright Board is a State Corporation that was established under Section 3 of the Copyright Act Cap 130 of the Laws of Kenya to administer and enforce copyright and related rights in Kenya.

Copyright Registration

The Kenya Copyright Board registers copyright works of musical, audio visual, literary and artistic nature. 

Anti Piracy Security Device

The Anti-Piracy Security Device (APSD) is a tamper proof sticker that is applied on legitimate audio and audio-visual works (films, CDS, DVDS and VCDs). 

Collective Management Organisations

These are private organisations that are established to collectively administer the rights of their members.

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