Safaricom must respond in Skiza Tune royalties case

Wednesday 15 March 2017 | 09:39 CET | News
Kenyan operator, Safaricom has been enjoined in two cases between artistes and Collection Money Organisation (CMOs) over the payment of Skiza Tune royalties, reports the Daily Nation. Judges Asike Makhandia, William Ouko and Kathurima M'Inoti sitting in Malindi ordered Safaricom to file a replying affidavit within ten days, in cases seeking to overturn High Court orders that restrained Safaricom from remitting Skiza Tunes royalties to CMOs. In 2016, Justice Said Chitembwe ruled the agreement between Safaricom and CMOs unlawful as it lacks public participation and infringes artists'

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