KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei (Second left) with the Permanent Secretary (centre) Ministry of Culture and Arts Mr. Joe Okudo (centre) at his office.
Justice Mohammed Ibrahim SCJ, Supreme Court; signing visitors book at KECOBO Stand with I.E.N Okelo, President LSK and Ms. Sharon Chahale KECOBO Deputy Chief Legal Counsel during the Legal Awareness Week
Legal Counsel Gerry Gitonga, Bryant Associates Advocates, giving legal advice to a client during the legal awareness week
Ms, Sharon Chahale, George Nyakweba KECOBO Deputy Chief Legal Counsels, Maurice Okoth, former MCSK CEO, manning KECOBO stand during the legal awareness week
KECOBO staff conversing with a client during the 19th International Book Fair
Yashpal Ghai, Katibu Institute, with his wife signing visitors book at the KECOBO stand during the 19th International Book Fair, with them is Ms, Sharon Chahale, KECOBO Deputy Chief Legal Counsel
Mr. Epraim Ndiritu, KECOBO Copyright Inspector presenting during the training at Down Town Hotel, Nairobi
Ms. Sharon Chahale, KECOBO Deputy Chief Legal Counsel, explaining a point on Copyright to the Software Developers at Nailab Centre, Looking on is Victor Nzomo, Strathmore University
From left Mr. Kulow Maalim Hassan, Chairman, Chairman Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI), Mr. Edward Sigei Executive Director, Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) and Ms. Catherine Kahuria, Board Member KIPI during the 56th Series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO, Geneva Switzerland
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei addressing participants during the Cocktail Launch of the IP At Work at Alliance Francaise.
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei ( middle) with Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) Acting Executive Director, Mr. Silvance Sange and Craft Africa Director (Third right) Ms. Christine Gitau with other participants during the Cocktail Launch of the IP At Work held at Alliance Francaise.
A group of artists performing a skit during the Cocktail Launch of the IP At Work at Alliance Francaise.
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei receiving a Kshs. 500,000 Dummy cheque from Multichoice Kenya Communications Manager Philip Wahome.
KECOBO Board Members and Heads of Departments pose for a photo at the Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli grounds during a retreat.
KECOBO Board Members and Heads of Departments enjoy a game of soccer during a retreat held at the Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli.
KECOBO Board Members in a conference hall at the Ol Tukai Lodge, Amboseli.
KECOBO enforcement officers Abdi Abikal Mohamed (front left) and Lucy Githua train police officers on copyright in western Kenya.
KECOBO copyright Inspector Ephraim Ndiritu (standing front) training police officers on copyright in Western Kenya.
KECOBO staff members during a training session held in the KECOBO boardroom.
KECOBO staff members pay attention during a training session on appraisals conducted by the Human Resource Department in the KECOBO boardroom.
KECOBO copyright inspector Mr Ephraim Ndiritu trains musicians on copyright related issues during a session organized by KECOBO to empower them on how to manage their career like businesses. The training was held in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.
Mr Patrick Ogungo (left) of KECOBO guides guests to register during training for musicians held in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.
Musicians from Mombasa take notes during a training session organized by KECOBO to empower them on how to manage their careers like businesses. The training was held on December 16, 2016 at Wogect Hotel, Mombasa.
Musicians, KECOBO staff, Centonomy trainer and other stakeholders take a group photo outside Wogect Hotel, Mombasa during a training on entrepreneurship and financial management organized by KECOBO on December 16, 2016.
Ms Sheba Njagi of Centonomy ltd trains musicians on entrepreneurship and financial management in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.
Mr.Merit Simiyu (left) Ag. CEO, of Music Copyright Society of Kenya (MCSK) with KECOBO Executive Director Mr. Edward Sigei at the musicians, training session that was held in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr .Edward Sigei (right) receives an award for effective leadership from Ms Catherine Ngengi, a Board Member, during the annual staff Christmas luncheon and team building session held at the Public Service Club on December 19, 2016. Ms Sharon Chahale (left), the Deputy Chief Legal Counsel who chaired the recognition and awards taskforce looks on.
KECOBO board members (front table) chat after sharing a meal with staff members during the annual staff Christmas luncheon and team building session held at the Public Service Club on December 19, 2016.
KECOBO Executive Director, Mr. Edward Sigei (Centre) addressing a meeting on the role of copyright in the Artisan and Design sector that was held in the KECOBO boardroom on December 21, 2016.
Former KECOBO Executive Director Dr. Marisella Ouma speaks during an authors’ and publishers’ meeting to discuss how to combat book piracy held at NHIF Auditorium on December 15 2016.
KECOBO Enforcement officers from left, Lucy, Abdi and farthest right Nderitu with Nalondo police officers, during a training in Bungoma county Western province.
Ms. Sharon Chahale, KECOBO’s Deputy Chief Legal Counsel and Catherine Bunyasi, a member of Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) board, during the Thirty second session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore held in Geneva, Switzerland in November 2016.
Ms. Sharon Chahale, KECOBO’s Deputy Chief Legal Counsel and Ms Catherine Bunyasi, a member of Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) board, posing for a photo during the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore held in Geneva, Switzerland in November 2016.
KECOBO Executive Director Mr.Edward Sigei addresses musicians during a training on entrepreneurship and financial management held in Mombasa on December 16, 2016.

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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The 2017 Eastern Africa Music Summit

KECOBO is inviting you to visit its stand No. 46 during the 2017 Eastern Africa Music Summit scheduled for Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th February 2016 at The Sarit Centre Expo Hall.

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World Intellectual Property Day – April 26, 2017

Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property rights (patents,trademarks, industrial designs, copyright) play in encouraging  innovation and creativity.

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Musicians Trained in Managing Windfall From Political Campaigns

The Kenya Copyright Board has warned local musicians against exploitation by politicians and entertainment business owners https://goo.gl/C150CT

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TENDER INVITATION

SUPPLY, INSTALLATION, IMPLEMENTATION, TESTING, TRAINING AND COMMISIONING OF AN ENTREPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING (ERP) SYSTEM

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