The Star (Nairobi)

27 February 2013

Kenya: KDF Somalia Invasion Pays Off On Counterfeits-KAM

The invasion of KDF soldiers into Somalia has significantly helped in reducing the amount of counterfeited goods into the country significantly. Kenya Association of Manufacturers Operations manager Mercy Ocholla says Somalia was one of the most notorious entry roots of counterfeit goods into Kenya. It is estimated that KRA loses 6 billion shillings annually to counterfeits.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2013 The Star. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.