Tuesday, January 14, 2020, Mombasa, Kenya: President Uhuru has made a directive to all royalties for local content providers to go through one account.
In a statement he made at state house Mombasa on Tuesday, January 14, he will not allow divergence of royalties to unequally benefit individuals.
He pointed out that the new system of payment of royalties will help to increase artists’ income from 200 million Kenya shillings to 2 billion.
Uhuru also ordered the ICT ministry to sit with music industry shareholders to come up with the solution to problems affecting the industry.
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