Deputy Solicitor General Christine Agimba and KECOBO’s Executive Director Edward Sigei admire the new logo after its launch.
Ms June Gachui, a lawyer and a musician, stands on stage next to KECOBO’s new logo after its launch during the World Intellectual Property Day celebrations at Louis Leakey Auditorium, Nairobi. She was the master of ceremony during the event.
Delegates from African countries pose for a photo with World Intellectual Property Organisation’s (WIPO) Deputy Director General for Copyright Ms Sylvie Forbin during the regional conference on Copyright for Heads of Copyright Offices in Africa organised by WIPO and Kenya Copyright Board in June at Boma Hotel, Nairobi.
Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Arts, Sports and Culture Ambassador Amina Mohamed (second right) and KECOBO Executive Director Edward Sigei (right)being interviewed by Media after attending theRegional Meeting on Exceptions and Limitations at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi organised by World Intellectual Property Organisation and KECOBO.
Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Arts, Sports and Culture Ambassador Amina Mohamed chats with KECOBO Executive Director Mr. Edward Sigei during the Regional Meeting on Exceptions and Limitations at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi
Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Arts, Sports and Culture Ambassador Amina Mohamed displays a portrait gifted to her by Kenya Copyright Board after attending theRegional Meeting on Exceptions and Limitations at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi
Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Arts, Sports and Culture Ambassador Amina Mohamed (centre)receives a gift from Kenya Copyright Board Executive Director Edward Sigei (right) after attending the Regional Meeting on Exceptions and Limitationsat the Boma Hotel, Nairobi.
Honourable Attorney General, Mr. Paul Kihara Kariuki with World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Deputy Director General for Copyright Ms Sylvie Forbin during the regional meeting for African Heads of Copyright Offices at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi organised by WIPO and KECOBO.
Kenya Copyright Board Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei giving his remarks during the regional meeting for African Heads of Copyright Offices at the Boma Hotel, Nairobi.
WIPO Deputy Director General Ms. Sylvie Forbin giving her opening remarks during the Regional conference for Heads of Copyright Offices in Africa at the Boma Hotel.
Honorable Attorney General Mr. Paul Kihara Kariuki,who was the chief guest, officially opens the Regional Conference for Heads of Copyright Offices in Africa at Boma Hotel, Nairobi.
The Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) Directors led by the chair Mutuma Mathiu during their first Board meeting held at KECOBO offices to chart a new trajectory for the Board's operations.
Group photo of the KECOBO Board of Directors and senior management team at the Sawela Lodge, Naivasha during a Board retreat.
KECOBO Board members pose for a group photo at Sawela Lodge in Naivasha during a Board retreat.
KECOBO Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei gestures as he makes a presentation during Board of Directors and Senior management team retreat at Sawela Lodge, Naivasha.
KECOBO Board of Directors and senior management team during a retreat at Sawela Lodge, Naivasha.

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.

News and Updates

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Talents Works Rights Agency Limited (TAWREL) Enforcement Officers

Take notice that Kenya Copyright Board does not endorse nor approve the activities of a company called Talent Works and Rights Agency Limited (TAWREL) going round the country claiming to be enforcing Copyright.

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HIGH COURT CLEARS KECOBO TO ACT ON RECOMENDATION OF FORENSIC AUDIT ON CMOs

The High Court hascleared the way for Kenya Copyright Board to act on the forensic Audit conducted on three Collective  Management  Organisations  (CMOs)last  year,  after  dismissing  a  petition  filed  by  a member of one of the CMOs

 

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MCSK License Revoked

KECOBO Board of Directors have today made a raft of decisions affecting the National Rights Registry (NRR) and the licensing of Collective Management Organisations (CMOs). MCSK License has been Revoked and the waiver for free registration of copyright extended.

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COPYRIGHT NEWS ISSUE 37->CLICK IMAGE TO ACCESS

Copyright news Issue 36